The Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies will hold a webinar April 1 covering current practices for patching potholes, just in time for when many departments of transportation are beginning spring maintenance.
The webinar, set for 1-2:30 p.m. ET, will cover:
- National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 463: Pavement Patching Practices. This covers current practices for patching small-scale defects in concrete and asphalt.
- Preliminary finds from the Pothole Performance Study in Cold Climate for Development of Best Practices Manual and Decision Tree
- Full- and partial-depth repairs on concrete pavements
Presenters include Rebecca McDaniel, Purdue University, Eshan Dave, University of Minnesota, Duluth, Kurt Smith, Applied Pavement Technology Inc.
Professional engineers will receive a certificate for 1.5 professional development hours for attending. The webinar will consist of 60 minutes for presentations and 30 minutes for a question and answer session.
More information, including how to register, is available here.