Calendar of Events

Apr
22
Mon
2019 Best Practices for Asphalt Pavements Workshop – Oahu – CANCELED @ DKI Airport Conference Center
Apr 22 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

This workshop has been canceled due to lack of interest.

Speaker: Jarrett Welch, Quality Paving Consultants
(bio: http://www.qualitypavingconsultants.com/about.html)

Who Should Attend: Government agencies, contractors, engineers, and construction managers wanting to gain a basic understanding of how to construct a quality asphalt pavement.

Cost: $0 for government agencies; $175 for non-HAPI members; $125 for HAPI members. Costs includes morning refreshments and lunch. Parking is free.

Certificate Provided: 7.0 PDHs are available for attending this workshop

Click here to register

The goal of this one-day workshop is to provide a basic understanding of materials, production, placement and compaction operation that combine to produce a quality asphalt pavement. The workshop agenda is as follows:

• Introduction
• What is Quality?
• How is it achieved? Specifications
• Pre-construction Recommendations
• Mixture Designs
• Asphalt Production Facility
• Surface Preparation
• Materials Transfer
• Paving Operations
• Compaction
• QC/QA Testing
• Troubleshooting mat defects

Takeaways:
– An understanding of quality
– An overview of construction of an asphalt pavement
– An understanding of the importance of quality control

Comments from attendees:

  • I learned more in this one day workshop than I have in one week workshop or in one semester.
  • Very informative. I gained appreciation of the right methods to a quality asphalt pavement.
  • Good introduction for those without background in HMA.
  • Jarrett helped me see a better picture of the standard practice of paving from start to finish.
  • Proper compaction is important for A.C. pavement. 

    Please note:  Photos of the event may be taken and published on our website, newsletter, Facebook page, Twitter, holiday card, and other HAPI promotional efforts.

Apr
23
Tue
2019 Best Practices for Asphalt Pavements – Next Level – HILO AM Only @ Various - See Description
Apr 23 @ 8:00 am – Apr 30 @ 3:30 pm

Only the Hilo AM session is opened.  The other sessions have been canceled due to lack of interest.

Click Here to Register

Please note:

1. “Best Practices for Asphalt Pavements” workshop is a prerequisite for this workshop.

2. Each person will be selecting their four desired topics to discuss.

3. This is the registration site for all 10 sessions of the “Next Level.”  Each person will indicate which of the 10 sessions they plan to attend.


Speaker: Jarrett Welch, Quality Paving Consultants (bio: http://www.qualitypavingconsultants.com/about.html)

Who Should Attend: Government agencies, contractors, engineers, and construction managers wanting to gain a “next level” understanding of how to construct a quality asphalt pavement.

Cost: $75 ($50 for HAPI members).  Includes refreshments. Parking is free at all locations.

Pay by Credit Card (fees applied) or Check.  If paying by check, please make payable to Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry and send to 1287 Kalani Street #202, Honolulu, HI 96817

In this workshop, you are the inspector at paving project site. The attendees will be split into small groups to discuss what they see in a short (1-2 minutes) video of various paving situations. The audience will gather and one of the groups will lead the discussion of what they saw. The group discussion will be followed by a presentation on the topic.

If time permits, additional videos will be discussed in a group setting.

What did attendees have to say about “being the inspector”:
– Looping videos were great learning tools.
– It helped make us aware of job inspections and situations.
– You can talk more being in a small group.
– Good format, good interaction, good for learning.
 – Good to learn from people with various backgrounds and levels of expertise.


As part of the registration process you will need to indicate what session you plan on attending:

Sessions:
– All AM Sessions are from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
– All PM Sessions are from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

All Oahu Sessions:  Airport Honolulu Hotel; 3401 N Nimitz Hwy, Honolulu, 96819
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – AM Session, April 23, 2019, Honolulu, HI
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – PM Session, April 23, 2019, Honolulu, HI

✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – AM Session, April 24, 2019, Honolulu, HI
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – PM Session, April 24, 2019, Honolulu, HI

All Kauai Sessions: HDOT District Office, 1720 Haleukana Street, Lihue, HI 96766
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – AM Session, April 25, 2019, Lihue, HI
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – PM Session, April 25, 2019, Lihue, HI

All Maui Sessions: HDOT District Office, 650 Palapala Drive, Kahului, HI 96732
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – AM Session, April 26, 2019, Kahului, HI
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – PM Session, April 26, 2019, Kahului, HI

All Hawaii Sessions: HDOT District Office, 50 Makaala Street, Hilo, HI 96720
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – AM Session, April 30, 2019, Hilo, HI
✤ The Next Level (3-hour workshop) – PM Session, April 30, 2019, Hilo, HI


Please note:  Photos of the event may be taken and published on our website, newsletter, Facebook page, Twitter, holiday card, and other HAPI promotional efforts.

Apr
29
Mon
2019 Best Practices for Asphalt Pavements Workshop – Hilo –SOLD OUT!!! @ HDOT Hawaii District Office
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

This workshop is sold out!

Speaker: Jarrett Welch, Quality Paving Consultants
(bio: http://www.qualitypavingconsultants.com/about.html)

Who Should Attend: Government agencies, contractors, engineers, and construction managers wanting to gain a basic understanding of how to construct a quality asphalt pavement.

Cost: $0 for government agencies; $175 for non-HAPI members; $125 for HAPI members. Costs includes morning refreshments and lunch. Parking is free.

Certificate Provided: 7.0 PDHs are available for attending this workshop

Click here to register

The goal of this one-day workshop is to provide a basic understanding of materials, production, placement and compaction operation that combine to produce a quality asphalt pavement. The workshop agenda is as follows:

• Introduction
• What is Quality?
• How is it achieved? Specifications
• Pre-construction Recommendations
• Mixture Designs
• Asphalt Production Facility
• Surface Preparation
• Materials Transfer
• Paving Operations
• Compaction
• QC/QA Testing
• Troubleshooting mat defects

Takeaways:
– An understanding of quality
– An overview of construction of an asphalt pavement
– An understanding of the importance of quality control

Comments from attendees:

  • I learned more in this one day workshop than I have in one week workshop or in one semester.
  • Very informative. I gained appreciation of the right methods to a quality asphalt pavement.
  • Good introduction for those without background in HMA.
  • Jarrett helped me see a better picture of the standard practice of paving from start to finish.
  • Proper compaction is important for A.C. pavement.


    Please note:  Photos of the event may be taken and published on our website, newsletter, Facebook page, Twitter, holiday card, and other HAPI promotional efforts.

May
29
Wed
AASHTO TSP2 Certification Exams (May 2019) @ HAPI Office
May 29 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

You must register BOTH at Eventbrite to cover the proctor fee
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aashto-tsp2-certification-exams-may-2019-tickets-59373794618

and at the website
https://www.tsp2.org/register/input.php?meeting_id=174

Please note:

  • All tests start at 8:00 a.m. There is a break room in the office to rest between test.  It is anticipated that you will be able to complete your test(s) by noon, although there is no time limit.
  • An agency employee will need to register as an agency employee regardless of the exam they take, however, you should notify HAPI in advance if your agency self-performs their work and you intend to take the contractor exam.  (you will be asked this when you register on EventBrite)
  • A consultant will register as a consultant but will take the agency exam (there is no different consultant exam, it is assumed that you provide design, construction management, or inspection services)

Registration deadline is end of day May 15, 2019.

 


How to Prepare For a Certification Examination?

Examinees are strongly encouraged to take the free ISSA web-based training before sitting for the exam(s). To enroll in the web-based training, please visit: http://www.slurry.org/page/indtrainingcourses

May
30
Thu
PaveXpress/PaveInstruct Workshop (May 2019) @ HAPI Office
May 30 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Click here to register

Speaker: Jon Young (HAPI)

PaveXpress is an online pavement thickness design software, which simplifies the process of using both the 1993 AASHTO design guide for asphalt pavements and 1998 AASHTO supplement for concrete pavements. The software is brimming with quick help buttons to assist the designer with obtaining and properly inputting the necessary information.

The PaveInstruct learning module is a web-based pavement design education system with video instruction by leading industry experts. PaveInstruct accompanies PaveXpress. The education modules within PaveInstruct correlate with the design modules in PaveXpress and provide technically sound pavement design and instruction.

Follows is the agenda:

• PaveXpress Presentation
• Break
• Sample problem
• Hands on exercise (you will need to bring your device)
• PaveInstruct Presentation
• Questions and Answers

Who Should Attend: Agencies and consultant involved with pavement section design.

Cost: $0 (refreshments provided) Parking is free.

Certificate Provided: 3.0 PDHs are available for attending this workshop

Jul
11
Thu
2019 Airfield Paving Clinic @ DKI Airport Conference Center
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – Jul 12 @ 4:30 am

Click here to register

Who Should Attend: The clinic is intended for FAA, state aviation, and airport staff , contractors, inspectors, consulting engineers, testing laboratory personnel, and others who are involved in airport asphalt pavement construction.

Costs: $1,000 per “Attendee”. The fee covers course workbook, all presentations and handouts, lunches and break refreshments, and free validated parking. The following publications are also included:
• Asphalt Institute MS-2 Mix Design Methods
• Flash drive with pertinent FAA ACs and other info

This clinic provides focused and detailed guidance on constructing asphalt pavements for Federal Aviation Administration funded airfield pavement projects. Participants will take a deep-dive into the design and production of asphalt mixtures, focusing on the current FAA P-401 specification. Discussion topics will include material specifications, construction guidance, and quality control considerations to construct long-life asphalt pavements in the commercial and general aviation environment.

Learn about significant changes in the just released AC 150/5370-10H. Focus will be placed on the key asphalt-related specification sections necessary for Contractors, Inspectors, Airport staff, Engineers, etc.

Professional Development Hours: 2-day course, 14.0 PDHs

Schedule:
• Registration both days: 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
• Thursday, July 11, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
• Friday, July 12, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Click here for workshop flyer, including detailed course agenda

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