The 54th annual Maryland Asphalt Association paving conference in partnership with the Maryland State Highway Administration was held at Martin’s West on Thursday March 3, 2016. This year’s conference hosted over 300 attendees from both industry and State Highway Administration along with Association members setting up exhibits that also included paving equipment displayed in the parking lot. State Highway Administration also displayed their state of the art ARAN (Automatic Road Analyzer) and skid testing equipment in conjunction with the AM general session topic “Performance Measures/Equipment presented by Nate Moore, SHA’s Pavement Design Leader. The agenda also included other presentations by industry, State Highway and Federal Highway speakers culminating with the “Excellence in Paving” awards for projects completed in 2015.

Project Winners

BA195B56 _XY3035277_Awards

Gray & Son, Inc.

Secondary Resurfacing

Hunt Valley 4 BA195B56 / XY3035277 Black Rock Rd. – Carroll Co. line to Mt. Zion Rd.

Chuck Blankenship, Andre Futrell Pete Placke Bob Niner

DO297A52 _XY4095177_MD_392_Award_Photo

Allan Myers

Secondary Resurfacing

Salisbury 1 DO297A52 / XY4095177 MD 392 – MD 313 to DE State Line

Armound Mouradyan, Dean Vincent, Sam Beauchamp

FR169A52_XY4105177_MD 17

Pleasants Paving Inc.

Secondary Resurfacing

Frederick 7 FR169A52 / XY4105177 MD 17 – US 40 to Meeting House Road

Mike Little, Brian Hoover, Larry Riggleman, Jr.

BC315A51_Awards

Gray & Son, Inc.

Secondary Resurfacing

Baltimore 99 BC315A51 Charles St. – 25th to University

Pete Placke, Ken Ditto

CO316E5C_XY4055177_MD_404

Allan Myers

Primary Resurfacing

Chestertown 2 CO316E5C / XY4055177 MD 404 EB & WB – Choptank Bridge to Legion Rd.

Ritchie Dierker, Sam Beauchamp

CL202E58_XY3065177_MD 194

C.J. Miller, LLC

Primary Resurfacing

Frederick 7 CL202E58 / XY3065177 MD 194 – Keysville Bruceville Rd to Crouse Mill Rd.

Patti Appel, Gene Thomas, Matt Thurston

CL250D5D_XY4065177_MD 27

C.J. Miller, LLC

Primary Resurfacing

Frederick 7 CL250D5D / XY4065177 MD 27 – MD 482 TO Albert Rill Rd.

Mike Little, Bryan Laughman, Matt Thurston

QA486A51

David A. Bramble, Inc.

Primary Resurfacing

Chestertown 2 QA486A51/QA4865177 US50 – EB & WB – Split to MD 404

James Walker, Kip Provonche, Keith Harris

SHA Asphalt Division Award 2

Chandra Akisety, Sejal Barot

Lab Plaque Presentation

BA018B57_XX3655177 _I-795

P. Flanigan & Sons, Inc.

Interstate Resurfacing

Hunt Valley 4 BA018B57 / XX3655177 I-795 – Owings Mills Blvd. to 2000’ N. of Franklin Blvd.

Matt Saunders, Ray Randall, Harry Kline, Jeremy Funk, Colin Owens

BA090B51_BA0905132_I-695

Gray & Son, Inc.

Interstate Resurfacing

Hunt Valley 4 BA090B51 / BA0905132 I-695 Beltway Replacement – I-895 to I-95

George, Ashwin Patel, Mike Moxley, Mike Harris

BA541B52_BA5415277_I-695

P. Flanigan & Sons, Inc.

Interstate Resurfacing

Hunt Valley 4 BA541B52 / BA5415277 IL & OL I-695 – Stevenson Road to Greenspring Avenue

Matt Saunders, Ray Randall Harry Kline, Jeremy Funk, Colin Owens

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