Dozer Dave of “Gold Rush” to Speak at Conference for Asphalt Paving Pros

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Dave Turin

Reality TV star “Dozer Dave” Turin will be among the presenters at the first virtual conference hosted by World of Asphalt and the National Asphalt Pavement Association.

Turin, of the “Gold Rush” show and who grew up in the asphalt business, will discuss the challenges he has faced in his career at the People, Plants and Paving Digital Conference to be held March 9-11.

Other education session speakers include:

  • Not Everything is Flat: Paving Up, Down and Around – Todd Mansell of Caterpillar Paving will walk attendees through paver setup, grade and slope control, graded takeoff and paving wide widths and steep inclines.
  • Best Practices for Milling and Profiling – Tom Chastain of Wirtgen America will lead professionals in a session on how to mill, sweep, tack and pave. Attendees will learn how to facilitate smoother cutting and more efficient profiling operations.
  • Best Practices for Residential and Commercial Paving – Brian Hall of LeeBoy will walk asphalt paving professionals through the principles of laying down quality pavement and taking a project from planning to completion.
  • Culture is King – Brian Hess of The Pavement Group/Top Contractor School will show attendees how to create an “unbreakable” culture and turn that into growth for a business.

Many of the People, Plants, and Paving Digital Conference sessions qualify for Professional Development Hours.

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