Understand the components of asphalt and best practices in installation.
If properly designed and installed, asphalt is a reliable and cost-effective option for many pavement situations. However, low quality asphalt can significantly impact the performance of your pavement. During this educational material, you will learn how asphalt mix design, installation, and quality control can impact the longevity of the asphalt and the performance of the pavement.
– You will be able to describe asphalt components.
– You will be able to recognize mix design.
– You will be able to discuss aggregates used in hot asphalt pavement.
– You will be able to review contractor quality control programs.