Don’t miss this session about the current challenges and available tools related to pavement management. As a partner with the US Army Corps of Engineers Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL), the American Public Works Association is a support and distribution point for the PAVER Sustainment Management System. A brief introduction to PAVER and development updates will be offered for both potential users and those currently using the program to manage their network. The session will also include a presentation by the City of Durham North Carolina showcasing pavement management tools and practices to provide insights and lessons learned. Following the presentations, time will be provided for a question and answer session for the audience to explore pavement management concepts with the speakers and session attendees. The speakers are also available after the session to answer questions and discuss scenarios unique to your organization.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, you will be better able to:
Explore the life cycle approach to pavement management supported by PAVER - upcoming program developments, and the APWA PAVER support system.
Examine how a growing municipality is applying current tools and practices to increase condition and return on investment concerning their pavement network.
Interact with pavement management professionals to discover ways to improve existing practices.