2018, Asphalt Pavements, Oregon, Pavement Treatments

Murray Boulevard Case Study

Murray Boulevard is a major arterial best known for being the access to Bowerman Drive, the main entrance to Nike World Headquarters where thousands of employees work on a sprawling campus that would make many prestigious colleges jealous. To asphalt pavement engineers Murray Boulevard is important not because of its famous tenant, but because of… Continue reading Murray Boulevard Case Study

2018, Asphalt Pavements, Oregon, Sustainability

Resiliency and Sustainability

Resiliency and sustainability—some of asphalt’s greatest (but lesser-known) benefits There are plenty of reasons agencies and contractors choose to pave with asphalt—from lower lifecycle costs, to greater opportunity for minimally-invasive rehabilitation, to faster opening to the driving public. Resiliency and sustainability are two more reasons asphalt should be your pavement of choice. Resiliency When we… Continue reading Resiliency and Sustainability

2018, Oregon, People

Meet the State Exec: APAO’s John Hickey

BY ASPHALTPRO STAFF The Asphalt Pavement Association of Oregon was first formed in 1969. Now, the Salem, Oregon-based association boasts 45 producer and contractor members that represent 97 percent of the tons produced in Oregon. APAO holds its annual meeting in December and the Oregon Asphalt Pavement Conference in February or March each year. “We… Continue reading Meet the State Exec: APAO’s John Hickey