Wednesday, January 26, 2022 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM CST
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Conference Location - Astoria Hotel  Stark Room A    363 15th St W
Dickinson, ND

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Denise Brown 

NDLTAP Gravel Surfacing Workshop:  Specifications, Production and Roadway Performance 

Conference registration fee covers the cost of this workshop.

Dale Heglund

Introduction to workshop

10 min

Steve Monlux, Gravel Expert (Virtual)

Gravel Basic

50 min

Greg Vavra, SDLTAP

South Dakota gravel study, gravel specifying and testing process

30 min

Steve Wald, Material Testing Services (tentative speaker)

Sampling, testing tips, test timeline and PI test review

20 min

Rob Rebel, Knife River, Gravel Production Expert

Options to Improve Gravel Surfacing Quality, Together we Can!

40 min

John Sauber, Sauber Engineering

How pit exploration and plan notes/information provide better bids and better gravel – Grant County example

20 min

Bryon Fuchs, NDDOT Local Government

SSP 6 Gravel Surfacing Special Provision, plan notes, specification tips

20 min


Open discussion

20 min

Target Audience – Consulting engineers that specifies gravel, road superintendents/engineers, county commissioners, NDDOT, specifiers, aggregate suppliers and testing companies.


This program is offered with sponsorship from FHWA, ND Department of Transportation, Western Dakota Energy Association, ND Insurance Reserve Fund, ND Township Officers Association, the Northland Chapter of the American Traffic Safety Services Association, and ND chapter of the American Public Works Association. 

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