Registration:                    8:00 – 8:30 am

Morning Session:             8:30 – 11:30 am

Lunch (On your own):       11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Afternoon Session:           12:30 – 4:30 pm

Principles of Pavement Design

   Functions and design criteria of pavements

   Considerations in pavement design

      • Traffic

      • Subgrade soil

      • Environment

      • Construction material

      • Pavement type selection

      • Use of base/soil improvement

      • Drainage

      • Life cycle cost analysis (LCCA)

   Pavement modeling and design guidelines

New Flexible Pavement Structural Design

   AASHTO 93 and AASHTO Pavement ME design method

   How to collect/determine design inputs

   Reclamation and recycling

New Rigid Pavement Design

   AASHTO 93, AASHTO Pavement ME, ACI and ACPA design methods

   How to collect/determine design inputs

   Optimizing the design

Pavement Preservation, Maintenance and Rehabilitation

   Determining the cause of pavement deterioration (common distresses)

   Intro to pavement preservation and maintenance techniques

   Pavement rehabilitation (overlays)

Sustainability of Pavements

   Intro to pavement asset management

   Life cycle assessment (LCA) / carbon footprint analysis

      • Pavement-vehicle interaction

      • Carbon footprint: production of raw material, construction and user phase

      • Albedo

   Extreme weather conditions

      • Flood and pavement design

   Environment and LEED credits

      • Recycled materials

      • Pervious pavements



     6.5 HSW CEPHs/Contact Hours
     6.5 AIA HSW Learning Units

Professional Engineers

     6.5 PDHs


     Non-Mandatory Cont. Ed.

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 HSW continuing education hours/CEPHs to architects and 6.5 PDHs to professional engineers in all states. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Texas.

The American Institute of Architects has approved this event for 6.5 HSW Learning Units (Sponsor No. J885).

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in Florida and is deemed an approved sponsor in New York. HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota.

This seminar offers contractors a continuing education opportunity, but it has not been submitted to any state contractor licensing entity for continuing education approval.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.


James Mack


Director, Market Development, CEMEXMr. Mack has 25 years of pavement engineering experience with expertise in concrete pavement design, rehabilitation, construction, forensic evaluation, management, materials specification and evaluation. He also has experience in life cycle cost analysis and life cycle assessment (environmental impact). He has a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago’s, Graduate School of Business with a specialization in Finance, and Masters of Science and a Bachelors of Science degrees in Civil/Pavement Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Mr. Mack is a registered professional engineer in the states of Illinois and Texas. He is active and holds leadership roles in numerous industry associations and national/state organizations across the US.

Corey Zollinger


Manager & Director of Paving Solutions, CEMEXMr. Zollinger develops optimized pavement solutions for public and private clients. He provides technical support for conventional concrete pavement, roller-compacted concrete pavement, and cement stabilization installations to owners, specifiers, and contractors. He also provides technical and strategic support to ten pavement engineers located in CEMEX markets. Mr. Zollinger is chairman of the Board of Directors of the RCC Pavement Council and a member of the Board of Directors of the International Society of Concrete Pavements. He is also a member of the Portland Cement Concrete Construction Committee of the Transportation Research Board, and an RCC Task Force Member for the American Concrete Pavement Association. Mr. Zollinger earned his M.S. degree in Civil Engineering, emphasis in Pavement Engineering, from Texas A&M University.