Economics

Life Cycle Cost

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010

  Today’s current national and local economic conditions – combining reduced funding with high infrastructure needs – have elevated the importance of prudent spending....

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Environment

Sustainable Pavement

Posted by on Sep 13, 2010

Asphalt is the sustainable material for constructing pavements. From the production of the paving material, to the placement of the pavement on the road, to rehabilitation, through...

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Engineering

Perpetual Pavement

Posted by on Sep 13, 2010

The Perpetual Pavement concept was first articulated in 2000 and the concept has rapidly gained acceptance. The APA’s newest technical document on the subject is Perpetual Asphalt...

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Policy

Livable Communities

Posted by on Sep 12, 2010

There is no doubt that societal trends and economic realities will shape the pavement market going forward. Those driving factors include public funding issues, an emphasis on...

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Recent Posts

2015 WAPA Meeting Schedule

27th Annual WAPA/ WSDOT Joint Training Workshops

March 3 (Moses Lake), March 4 (Centralia) and March 5 (Lynnwood)

2015 Mid-Year Meeting

May 13 – 15, 2015 – Resort at Coeur d’ Alene

WAPA/ APWA Washington Asphalt Conference

October 28th (Spokane Valley – Mirabeau Park Hotel)

October 28th (Seattle – DoubleTree Suites Southcenter)

Annual Meeting/ Awards Banquet

November 19 – 20, 2015 –  Grand Hyatt Hotel, Seattle WA

NAPA 61st Annual Meeting

www.asphaltpavement.org/annualmeeting

February 7 – 10 – LaQuinta CA