Principles of Pavement Design
Thursday, May 10, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CDT
Goals of pavement design
• Smooth, stable surface and longevity
Terminology and basic components
• Pavement section
• Asphalt and concrete components
Consulting guidelines and standards
Collecting data necessary for design
Economics and lifecycle analysis
Flexible Pavement Design
Thursday, May 10, 2018, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CDT
Flexible pavement design
• Soil support and subsurface preparation
• Mixture content
• Pavement thickness
Rigid Pavement Design
Friday, May 11, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM CDT
Soil support and subsurface preparation
Pavement Drainage and Maintenance
Friday, May 11, 2018, 1:00 – 2:30 PM CDT
Maintenance and rehabilitation
HMA mix design
Parking lots/ low volume roads
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Continuing Education Credit Information
HalfMoon Education is an American Institute of Architects-approved continuing education sponsor (No. J885) and is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in New York. These webinars are not approved for Florida architects. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. Check each webinar for the number of continuing education hours available. HalfMoon Education is an approved engineer continuing education provider in Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. These webinars offer engineer continuing education credit in all states. Check each course listing for the number of PDHs available. HalfMoon Education is an International Code Council Preferred Provider (1232). Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events, certificates of completion will be provided, and HSW LUs will be reported to the AIA. Please see individual course listings for credit approval.
Tyler Dawson Ph.D. P.E.
Project Engineer with NTH Consultants, Ltd. in Lansing, Michigan
Dr. Dawson is in his sixth year as a pavement, geotechnical, and subsurface utility engineer with NTH Consultants, Ltd. (NTH). He has a wide background in pavement research, management, and design. He has completed research projects for the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) involving pavement design, material characterization, maintenance, and management. He has participated in and led several projects which have included pavement surface and structural evaluations, geotechnical explorations, subsurface utility engineering (SUE), and transportation utility coordination. Dr. Dawson’s geotechnical design experience includes earth retention, embankment, road sign and signal, ITS structure, bridge, and other deep and shallow foundations using LRFD and other techniques. He has also led several geophysical investigations to locate buried structures/utilities and subsurface voids. Dr. Dawson earned his B.S. degree, M.S. degree and Ph.D. degree from Michigan State University.