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  • Earn 2.5 continuing ed credit on Oct. 27

    Ohio DOT Pavement Specialist Craig Landefeld, PE, is among the experts who’ll discuss proper alignment and location of dowels in concrete pavement. Course is designed for engineers, construction managers, project managers, and inspectors involved in placement and/or retrofit.

  • Public works training for less than $25 per employee

    The American Public Works Association’s “Building the Public Sector: One Leader at a Time” program begins Oct. 31. Large departments will pay even less.

  • Landfill safety training

    The Solid Waste Association of North America provides comprehensive video safety training for landfill workers and operators. Know the safety hazards and how to protect against injury and damage.

  • 16 chosen for national public works training program

    Open only to public works professionals with less than 10 years of experience, the year-long Emerging Leaders Academy provides intensive leadership and management training.

  • Oct. 8: Managing disinfection by-products (DBPs)

    Innovative utility solutions to unexpected challenges stemming from EPA’s Stage 2 Disinfection Byproduct Rule (Stage 2 DBPR).

  • FREE bridge design guidance

    Roadway alignments and interchanges are becoming more complex. This free technical document explains how to calculate the right fit for skewed and curved steel I-girder bridges.

  • Pavement engineers: get 2 hours of continuing education credit

    On Sept. 4, the American Concrete Pavement Association and Concrete Pavement Technology Center launch the first of webinars sponsored by FHWA. Government employee discount.

  • Increase the durability of concrete roads

    Aug. 28 American Concrete Paving Association webinar addresses new device for testing air entrainment, a process that increases resistance to freeze-thaw cycles.

  • Tree risk assessment training

    Enhance the benefits, health, and longevity of your community’s canopy with the International Society of Arboriculture’s Tree Risk Assessment Qualification program.

  • Asphalt vs. concrete parking lots

    Aug. 6 webinar explains how to calculate total ownership cost (design, construction, and maintenance requirements) for each pavement type.