Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan (APAM) and Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) selected the M1 Concourse project to receive an Award of Excellence at this year’s APAM|MDOT Asphalt Paving Awards Program, category “Special|Challenging Projects.” The awards program recognizes excellence in asphalt pavement construction in the public and private sector.
Evaluation criteria includes: Overall neatness, no overspray or left over materials; Ride: must be smooth; Texture Uniformity: free of segregation, major surface grinding, roller marks, etc.; Longitudinal and Transverse Joints: straight, well-blended, smooth and uniform; Edges: straight, uniform, true to the contour of the road; Approaches: blended well with the mainline pavement; Utility Covers: flush with the pavement; Degree of Difficulty: includes exceptional circumstances, maintenance of traffic, night paving, etc.
- M1 Concourse | Brad Oleshansky, Owner
- George W. Auch Company | Construction Manager
- Ajex Paving Industries | Contractor
- PEA, Inc. | Civil Engineers
John Thompson, PE, Project Manager
Doug Kennedy, PE, Project Engineer
Janet Evans, PLA, Landscape Architect
Kevin Roach, PS, Survey Proj Mgr
Jeff Wiitanen, Survey Crew Chief
Daniel Cole, Survey Crew Chief
- SME | Environmental and Geotechnical Engineers
The awards banquet will be Thursday, December 8, 2016, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing, Michigan. http://www.apa-mi.org/index.php