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Spring 2022 National Concrete Consortium

Event Details
LOCATION

Nashville, TN

VENUE

Embassy Suites Nashville Airport Group Block Link (Group rate of $179 expires March 12 or when full.)

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DATES

April 5, 2022 — April 7, 2022

TIME

General Session begins at 8:00 AM Central Time on Tuesday, April 5th.

Event Contact
Denise Wagner
InTrans, CP Tech Center
515-294-5798
dfwagner@iastate.edu

Agenda

Welcome Reception | Monday, April 4

TimeEvent Details
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Welcome reception for all attendees

Day 1 | Tuesday, April 5, 2022

TimeEvent Details
6:30 a.m.

Breakfast buffet available

8:00

GENERAL SESSION

8:00Welcome – Tennessee DOT and Dan Miller, P.E., NC2 Executive Committee Chair, Ohio DOT
8:15FHWA Program Update – Mike Praul, P.E., FHWA
8:30MCTC Test Data Analysis - Jagan Gudimettla, P.E., FHWA
9:00PEM Update – Gordon Smith, P.E., CP Tech Center
9:20State Reports – Sustainability Questions (coal ash, carbon sequestration, natural pozzolans, PLC status) – Dan Miller, P.E., Ohio DOT
9:50Business Meeting/Election - Dan Miller
10:05

Morning Break

Theme: Sustainability Initiatives
10:30

FHWA Environmental Sustainability Initiative – Gina Ahlstrom, FHWA and Robert Spragg, Ph.D., FHWA

11:00

LCA Pave Tool  – Brian Dobling, P.E., PMP, FHWA

11:30Use Phase Impacts in Life Cycle Assessment – Randy Kirchain, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
11:50Q&A
12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

Theme: Sustainable Materials

1:00Cement Company Perspective on Environmental Sustainability “Net Zero” – Dave Diedrick, LaFargeHolcim
1:30

Use of Construction Byproducts in Concrete Paving Mixtures – Tara Cavalline, Ph.D., P.E., University North Carolina Charlotte

2:00

Evaluation of Sustainable Materials: NRRA and MnROAD Research - Larry Sutter, Ph.D, P.E., Michigan Tech University and Tom Van Dam, Ph.D., P.E., NCE

2:30

Q&A – Open Discussion

2:45

Afternoon Break

Theme: Coal Combustion Ash and Other Pozzolanic Materials   

3:15

Developments in Specifications and Tests for Fly Ash and Other SCMs – Larry Sutter, Ph.D., P.E., Michigan Tech

3:45Update on NCHRP Project 10-104: Recommendations for Revision of AASHTO M 296 Standard Specification to Include Marginal and Unconventional Source Coal Fly Ashes – Christopher Shearer, Ph.D., South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
4:15MnDOT Approach to Accepting Coal Combustion Ash – Maria Masten, P.E., Minnesota DOT and Tyler Ley, Ph.D., P.E., Oklahoma State University
4:45

Q&A – Open Discussion

5:00

Adjourn/dinner on your own

Day 2 | Wednesday, April 6

TimeEvent Details
6:30 a.m.

Breakfast buffet provided

Theme: State Initiative Spotlights
8:00REBEL Sensor - Real-Time Concrete Strength Monitoring Without Using Maturity Curve - Luna Lu, Ph.D., Purdue University
8:30INDOT’s Use of Colloidal Silicas – Mike Nelson, P.E., Indiana DOT
9:00Early Loading to Deploy Overlay Joints: Does It Work? – Tom Burnham, P.E., Minnesota DOT
9:30

Q & A – Open Discussion

9:45

Morning Break

Theme: Structural Concrete

10:15

Bridge Deck Cracking Initiatives – Darin Hodges, P.E., South Dakota DOT and Christopher Shearer, Ph.D., South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

10:45Research on Evaluation of the Expected Life and Recoating of Silane Water Repellant Treatments on Bridge Decks – Tyler Ley, Ph.D., P.E., Oklahoma State University and Nairi Matevosyan, P.E., Oklahoma DOT
11:15TPF-5 Construction of Low-Cracking High-Performance Bridge Decks Incorporating New Technology – Dan Wadley, P.E., Kansas DOT
11:45

Q&A — Open Discussion

12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

Theme: Synthesis Studies

1:00

Updates to AASHTOWare Pavement ME Design Software Affecting Concrete Pavements – Georgene Gerry, Ph.D., P.E, GFfGA Engineering

1:15Shrinkage & Crack Free Bridge Decks – Jason Weiss, Ph.D., Oregon State University
1:30

Rapid Setting Materials – Tyler Ley, Ph.D., P.E., Oklahoma State University

1:45Maintaining Smoothness – Jerod Gross, P.E., Snyder & Associates
2:00

Development of an Improved Protocol for Structural Evaluation of Dowel Load Transfer Systems for Concrete Pavements – Mark Snyder, Ph.D., PE, ACPA

2:15In Situ Cyclic Loading of Concrete Pavement Overlays Supported on Geotextile and Asphalt Interlayers – David White, Ph.D., P.E., Ingios Geotechnics
2:30John C. Tune Airport’s Engineered Materials Arrestor System (EMAS) – Technical Tour Presentation
3:00

Afternoon Break

3:30TTCC TPF 5(437) TAC Meeting – for state agency members
5:00TTCC TAC Meeting adjourns/dinner on your own

Day 3 | Thursday, April 7

TimeEvent Details
6:30 a.m.

Breakfast buffet provided

8:00Technical Tour of Engineered Materials Arrestor System (EMAS) at John C. Tune Airport in west Nashville  -   MAP
8:00

Charter coaches depart for technical tour

10:45

Approximate drop-off time at Nashville Airport (BNA)

11:00

Approximate drop-off time at Embassy Suites Hotel

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