8th Annual Western Canada Pavement Workshop • 2017 Edition

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February 7, 2017 8:30 am - February 8, 2017 4:30 am
 

Centre for Transportation Engineering & Planning in collaboration with the Alberta Public Works Association presents:

8th Annual Western Canada Pavement Workshop • 2017 Edition


Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
1316 – 33rd Street N.E.,
Calgary, Alberta T2A 6B6
February 7 & 8, 2017

 

Day One: February 7, 2017

  • 12:00pm – 1:10pm
  • Registration
  • 1:10pm – 1:35pm
    • Welcome and Opening Comments Moderator:
      Jean-Martin Croteau, P.Eng., Technical Director, Colas Canada Inc.
    • Greetings from Centre for Transportation Engineering & Planning (CTEP)
      Sean Willis, P.Eng., President
    • Greetings from the Alberta Public Works Association (APWA)
      Peter McDowell, President

Our Roads, Our Assets: i.e. The Fundamentals

Moderator: Ruhul Amin, MBA, M Eng., P Eng., PMP, Senior Materials & Research Engineer, City of Calgary, Roads

  • Keynote speakers:
    12:00pm – 1:10pm
  • Managing Calgary’s Pavement Asset – Basics and Innovation
    Speaker: Venkat Lakkavalli, M.Sc., P.Eng., Pavement Engineer, Construction, Roads, The City of Calgary
  • 2:00pm – 2:25pm
  • Challenges and opportunities in asset/pavement preservation and management for a municipal district in Alberta
    Speaker: Tyler Lawrason, Municipal District of Provost
  • 2:25pm – 2:40pm
  • Networking Break

Ensuring Performance of Pavement

Moderator: Ted Harrison, P.Eng. General Manager, GECAN

  • 2:40pm – 3:50pm
    • Canadian implementation of M-E design
      Speaker: Hugh Donovan, P.Eng., Construction Services Engineer, City of Edmonton and Karim, Mohammad, M.A. Sc., P.Eng., Surfacing Standards Specialist,
    • Alberta Transportation Load Management Practices for Weak Pavements
      Speaker: Gary St. Michel, Principal Consultant, Asset Management, Tetra Tech.

Unique Pavement

Moderator: Harry Sturm, P.Eng., Senior Associate, Stantec Consulting Ltd

  • 3:50pm – 5:00pm
    • Coloured Pavement: The Dawson City, Yukon Experience
      Speaker: Todd Strynadka, Technical Services Manager, Terus Construction Ltd.
    • Alternative Contracting at the Ontario Ministry of Transportation
      Speaker: Neil Zohorsky, Contracts Innovations Office, Ontario Ministry of Transportation
  • 5:00pm – 5:05pm
  • Closing Comments: Day One
  • 5:05pm – 7:00pm
  • Networking Reception (refreshments, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres)

DAY TWO: February 8, 2017

  • 7:30am – 8:30am
  • Breakfast

Fundamentals of Pavement Materials

Moderator: Ted Harrison, P.Eng., General Manager, GECAN

  • 8:30am – 10:15am
    • Superpave 5
      Speaker: Bill Pine P.E. QC Director of Asphalt Technology, Heritage Construction & Materials
    • Balanced Mix Design
      Speaker: Bill Pine P.E. QC Director of Asphalt Technology, Heritage Construction & Materials
    • Tack Coating- The Saskatchewan Highways Experience
      Speaker: Ania Anthony, M.Sc., P.Eng. Director, Road Sciences & Environment Saskatchewan, Ministry of Highways & Infrastructure
  • 10:15am – 10:30am
  • Networking Break

Fundamentals of Pavement Materials (continued)

Moderator: Ted Harrison, P.Eng. General Manager, GECAN

  • 10:30am – 11:05pm
  • “Big Picture” RAP Usage
    Speaker: Art Johnston, C.E.T., Principal Consultant, Transportation Practice, Tetra Tech Inc.

Management & Preservation of Roadways

Moderator: Dean Arnill, President, Western Asphalt Products

  • 11:05am – 12:00pm
    • Management of municipal local roads
      Speaker: Sukhwinder Dhanoa, P.Eng. Pavement Management Engineer, Construction, Roads, Transportation, City of Calgary
    • Preservation & management of residential and local roads
    • Speaker: Faizal Kanji, P.Eng. Senior Research Engineer, Transportation, City of Edmonton

  • 5:00pm – 5:05pm
  • Workshop Wrap-Up

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