Association of international petroleum asphalt producers, manufacturers and
affiliated businesses. Promotes the use, benefits and quality performance of
petroleum asphalt, through engineering, research and educational activities and
through the resolution of issues affecting the industry.
Part of FHWA pavement technology Web site. Features technical library and list
of asphalt experts.
Term Pavement Performance (LTPP) Program
Hosted by the Turner- Fairbank Highway Research Center, the
LTPP is the largest and most comprehensive pavement study in the world. Includes
an online library of research reports, resource documents and results analysis
Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT)
Created by NAPA and Auburn University to improve hot mix asphalt performance
through research, education and information services. Conducts research for
state DOTs, FHWA, NCHRP, SHRP and the hot mix industry.
Part of the National Center for Asphalt Technology at Auburn University.
Conducts research, training and technology transfer.
Central Superpave Center
Located at Purdue University. Established to assist with implementation of the
Superpave performance based system for designing asphalt pavements. Conducts
research, training and technology transfer. Web site features a Superpave
Center of Excellence for Pavement Technology (NCEPT)
Located at the Pennsylvania Transportation Institute at Pennsylvania State
University. Facilitates implementation and validation of Superpave technology by
promoting partnering between governmental agencies, industry (including
materials, suppliers, contractors and consultants) and universities throughout
Provides extensive knowledge and information for the concrete industry. Site
includes strategic plans for three to thirty years. Searchable databases of ACI
Materials Journal, ACI Structural Journal and research reports. Online Manual of
Concrete Practice and listing of seminars, conventions and committee meetings.
National Concrete Pavement
Technology Center Formerly, the Center for Portland Cement Concrete Pavement
Technology at Iowa State, the National Concrete Pavement Technology
Center works with partners to improve pavement design, mix and materials, construction, and maintenance to produce durable, cost-effective concrete pavements.
The Center also publishes the Concrete
Part of FHWA's pavement technology Web site. Features technical library and list
of concrete experts.
Pavement Research Foundation (IPRF)
Sponsored by the American Concrete Pavement Association, Portland Cement
Association and National Ready Mixed Concrete Association. Conducts extensive
Cement Concrete Pavements (PCCP)
Part of FHWA's Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center in McLean, Virginia.
Conducts research, publishes technical reports and Hiperpav software, lists team
of experts to contact.
Works to raise the quality of concrete construction and contribute to a better
environment through market development, education, research, technical services
and government affairs. Features extensive on-line information about concrete
products and construction.
Association of Canada
Represents cement producers in Canada. Fosters the effective use of concrete and
other cement-based products through partnerships in marketing, public affairs,
and engineering and technical support. Links to related sites.
Concrete Society - United Kingdom
This site disseminates impartial information to industry on the
use of concrete in construction. Features extensive on-line knowledge center and
discussion forum on technical issues.
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