This is a two-part presentation.

Part one: Fabrication

From the development of shop drawings to delivery of the panels to the job site. Topics that will be discussed include scheduling, batching equipment, testing, shop drawings, National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA) plant certification, forms, casting beds for non-planar panels,slot formers, mild steel reinforcing, prestressing, pre- and post-pour checks; casting (including consolidation and finishing), curing, storage, and shipping.

Part two: Installation

Work room at the job site; work windows; marking out/surveying; saw cutting and removal of existing pavement; excavation equipment; undercutting, if necessary; field-installed dowels; sawing top slots; placement equipment; methods for grade control (of the slabs); installation of bedding material; working with existing and new stabilized bases; installing dowel grout material; and sawing and sealing of joints. Also, issues related to installation over existing cement-treated base, existing permeable base and new stabilized base (lean concrete base, rapid-setting).

PDH Credits
The American Concrete Pavement Association awards 2 professional development hours (PDHs) to those wishing to complete an optional “evidence of learning exam” following the webinar. Check with your local licensing authorities to determine the acceptance of this course before registering.

Administrative Note
All registrants will be provided a unique web link (URL) to access the training program.   Registrants may only access the virtual training site 20 minutes ahead of the presentation. A unique password will be provided to individual registrants. Group administrators, please share the password only with your group. If you are registering a group, you must provide the names and emails of everyone in the group during the registration process.

Date and Time
Thurs., March 20, 2014
Noon to 2 p.m. (CENTRAL)  |   1 to 3 p.m. (EASTERN)  |  10 to Noon (PACIFIC)

Presenters

  • Mark B. Snyder, Consultant and Past President, International Society for Concrete Pavements, and Vice President, ACPA-Pennsylvania Chapter
  • Ira Adler, QA/QC Manager, The Fort Miller Group
  • Mike Quaid, P.E., The Fort Miller Group
  • Other presenters to be announced.

Click here to register.