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.
Hunt Valley 4 BA195B56 / XY3035277 Black Rock Rd. – Carroll Co. line to Mt. Zion Rd.
Chuck Blankenship, Andre Futrell Pete Placke Bob Niner
Salisbury 1 DO297A52 / XY4095177 MD 392 – MD 313 to DE State Line
Armound Mouradyan, Dean Vincent, Sam Beauchamp
Frederick 7 FR169A52 / XY4105177 MD 17 – US 40 to Meeting House Road
Mike Little, Brian Hoover, Larry Riggleman, Jr.
Baltimore 99 BC315A51 Charles St. – 25th to University
Pete Placke, Ken Ditto
Chestertown 2 CO316E5C / XY4055177 MD 404 EB & WB – Choptank Bridge to Legion Rd.
Ritchie Dierker, Sam Beauchamp
Frederick 7 CL202E58 / XY3065177 MD 194 – Keysville Bruceville Rd to Crouse Mill Rd.
Patti Appel, Gene Thomas, Matt Thurston
Frederick 7 CL250D5D / XY4065177 MD 27 – MD 482 TO Albert Rill Rd.
Mike Little, Bryan Laughman, Matt Thurston
Chestertown 2 QA486A51/QA4865177 US50 – EB & WB – Split to MD 404
James Walker, Kip Provonche, Keith Harris
Lab Plaque Presentation
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
Hunt Valley 4 BA090B51 / BA0905132 I-695 Beltway Replacement – I-895 to I-95
George, Ashwin Patel, Mike Moxley, Mike Harris
Hunt Valley 4 BA541B52 / BA5415277 IL & OL I-695 – Stevenson Road to Greenspring Avenue
Matt Saunders, Ray Randall Harry Kline, Jeremy Funk, Colin Owens