Upcoming WAPA & Industry Events (2021)

Past (2020) Events

WAPA/ WSDOT Joint Training Sessions – March 3rd, 4th & 5th, 2020 – Moses Lake, Centralia & Lynnwood WA – Conference Presentations

WAPA Annual Meeting & WAPA/WSDOT/APWA/WSACE 2020 Paving Awards Presentations – November 12th & 13th – A Virtual Event –  Meeting Presentations and Paving Awards link

2021 Events

NAPA Annual Meeting – A Virtual Event – February 16-18 – Register at www.asphaltpavement.org

WAPA/WSDOT 34th Annual Joint Training Workshop – A Virtual Conference – Thursday, March 11 – The Agenda is viewable here.  The presentations released for sharing can be viewed here.

WAPA 2021 Mid-Year Meeting – May 13-14 – A Virtual Conference – The Agenda is viewable here: 2021 WAPA Mid-Year Full Agenda 4.30.21.  The Zoom links to the virtual events will be forwarded to registered attendees/ invited guests the week prior to the meeting dates.  Registration is by invitation only – Request a registration link by contacting April.Tinnin@AsphaltWA.com

Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Fly-In – May 19-20 – Washington, D.C.

WAPA Annual Meeting & WAPA/WSDOT/APWA/WSACE 2021 Paving Awards Presentations – November 4-5 – Bellevue Hyatt Regency, Bellevue Washington (please note: This event is one week earlier than traditionally held due to Veteran’s Day observance the following week


2020 WAPA Paving Award Winners Honored

2020 WAPA Paving Award Winners Honored

2020 Paving Awards winners were celebrated at WAPA’s Annual Meeting on November 13th.  A wide range of “Best of the Best” awards were presented to Washington state’s premier asphalt paving companies alongside the private sector and public owners of the projects.

The public works paving awards were graciously presented by Scott Lindblom, the 2020 President of the Washington State Association of County Engineers (WSACE), Donald Huling, 2020 President of the American Public Works Association of Washington (APWA-WA) and Marshall Elizer, our state’s Assistant Deputy Secretary of Transportation.  Dan Glover of Tucci & Sons, WAPA’s 2020/2021 President, led the awards ceremony and presented the awards for Commercial, Innovative, Heavy/ Industrial and Intermodal paving.

This year’s Carl Minor Award (the highest rated public works paving project of the year) was awarded to WSDOT Contract 9349 – I-90 – SR 21 to Ritzville Vicinity PavingTom Brasch was WSDOT’s Project Engineer.  Central Washington Asphalt was the General Contractor and self-performed the paving, placing over 50,000 tons of top quality hot mix asphalt, including stone mastic asphalt (SMA), on the job.

The Awards Presentations and a listing of the award winning projects (all in PDF format) are available here: 2020 WAPA Paving Awards

2019 WAPA Awards

A list of the projects that received awards in 2019 is shown in the Banquet Program booklet, available here: 2019 WAPA Paving Awards Catalog – Web Version

The presentation that accompanied the awards is available here: 2019 Paving Awards Presentation Slideshow

2018 WAPA Awards

The complete list of 2018 WAPA Paving Award Winners is included here: 2018 WSDOT-WAPA Paving Awards

The PowerPoint slide show highlighting each project is available here: 2018 WAPA Paving Awards PPT Presentation