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JULY/AUGUST 2017 VOLUME 22, NUMBER 4

CONTENTS

The Voice of The AsphAlT pAVemenT indusTry
Features

2017-2018 National Officers
CHAIRMAN
Dan Gallagher
Gallagher Asphalt Corp.
Thornton, Illinois
FIRST VICE CHAIRMAN
Craig Parker
Silver Star Construction Co. Inc.
Moore, Oklahoma
SECOND VICE CHAIRMAN
John Harper
Wiregrass Construction Co. Inc.
Dothan, Alabama
THIRD VICE CHAIRMAN
James M. Winford Jr.
Prairie Contractors Inc.
Opelousas, Louisiana
SECRETARY
James A. Mitchell
Superior Paving Corp.
Gainesville, Virginia
TREASURER
Timothy Lee
Lakeside Industries Inc.
Issaquah, Washington
NAPA Executive Staff
Mike Acott
President
Audrey Copeland, Ph.D., P.E.
Vice President, Engineering,
Research & Technology
Jay Hansen
Executive Vice President
Kent Hansen, P.E.
Director of Engineering
Ashley Jackson
Director, Government Affairs Programs
Kelly Kanaras
Associate Director, Member Programs
Ester Magorka
Vice President, Marketing
Howard Marks, Ph.D., J.D., MPH
Vice President, Environment, Health & Safety
T. Carter Ross
Vice President, Communications
J. Richard Willis, Ph.D.
Director of Pavement Engineering & Innovation
Carolyn E. Wilson
Vice President, Finance & Operations
Lori Wolking
Vice President, Meetings

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Back to Basics: Quality Matters
Defining quality and how focus on the basics affects it

18

Thinlay Projects on the Ground
Pavement preservation projects in Ohio

NAPA Operational Excellence Awards Section
25

NAPA Operational Excellence Awards
Recognizing companies and associations whose success is
measured in more than tonnage

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Outstanding Brochure Award: Differentiating With Diamonds
Putting the emphasis on a commitment to high quality

28

Community Involvement Awards: Community Values
Giving back to the neighborhood and generating goodwill

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Ecological Award: Think Green
Making operating decisions that are good for the
environment and business

47

Asphalt Operations Safety Innovation Awards:
Improving Safety Culture and Accountability
Fast, fun safety training programs and events to engage employees

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Outstanding Website Award:
Asphalt Pavement Resources at Your Fingertips
Information, tools, and resources to increase asphalt's market place

18

Column
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President's Perspective
Industry Research Investment at NCAT Delivers Great ROI

28

In Every Issue
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Industry News
NCAT releases new technical reports; Gain added insight with NAPA's
Regulatory Blog; OSHA delays enforcement of silica rule; RAP emissions
white paper updated; Training from CONEXPO on demand; ASCE 2017
Report Card grades U.S. roads as D+; TechBrief on environmental factors
and pavement performance

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Industry Calendar

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Index of Advertisers / Advertisers.com
On the Cover: Poe Asphalt Paving Inc. of Lewiston, Idaho, won a 2016
Quality in Construction Award for its work on a 10-mile rehabilitation project on
State Highway 41 in Rathdrum, Idaho. The project improved safety on the route,
commonly used by truck traffic to bypass Coeur d'Alene.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017

President’s Perspective
Industry News
Back to Basics: Quality Matters
Thinlay Projects on the Ground
NAPA Operational Excellence Awards
Outstanding Brochure Award: Differentiating With Diamonds
Community Involvement Awards: Community Values
Ecological Award: Think Green
Asphalt Operations Safety Innovation Awards: Improving Safety Culture and Accountability
Outstanding Website Award: Asphalt Pavement Resources at Your Fingertips
Industry Calendar
Index of Advertisers / Advertisers.com
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Intro
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - President’s Perspective
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 10
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Industry News
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 13
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 14
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Back to Basics: Quality Matters
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 16
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 17
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Thinlay Projects on the Ground
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - NAPA Operational Excellence Awards
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 26
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Outstanding Brochure Award: Differentiating With Diamonds
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Community Involvement Awards: Community Values
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 29
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 30
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Ecological Award: Think Green
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Asphalt Operations Safety Innovation Awards: Improving Safety Culture and Accountability
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 52
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Outstanding Website Award: Asphalt Pavement Resources at Your Fingertips
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Industry Calendar
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Index of Advertisers / Advertisers.com
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