• TRB 99th Annual Meeting

      January 12–16, 2020

    • Interactive Program


Annual Meeting Event Detail

Workshop 1075

Joint Sealing Matters

Sunday 1:30 PM- 4:30 PM
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Hasan Ozer, Arizona State University,
Kurt Smith, Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.

Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Sealants and Fillers for Joints and Cracks (AHD25)
Standing Committee on Pavement Preservation (AHD18)
Standing Committee on Pavement Maintenance (AHD20)

The purpose of this workshop is to bring to light the often overlooked benefits of joint sealing. It will emphasize the basics of joint sealant design and why they are important. It will address construction practices and importance of factors affecting pavement performance. Case studies will be presented from different regions in US. The goal is to raise the level of awareness of the benefits of joint sealants if installed properly.


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Joint Sealing in Concrete Pavements: A Brief Historical Review
Kurt Smith, Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.
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The FHWA Guidelines on Joint Sealing
Hyunhwa Yu, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
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Florida’s Experience with Quantifying Joint Sealant Adhesion
James Greene, Florida Department of Transportation
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Concrete Pavement Joint Sealing in Minnesota: Practices, Observations, and Research
Thomas Burnham, Minnesota Department of Transportation
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Role of Joint Sealants in Concrete Pavement Performance
Dan Zollinger, Texas A&M University, College Station
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Penetrating Sealers for Improving Concrete Pavement Life Cycle
John Kevern, University of Missouri, Kansas City
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Proper Concrete Pavement Joint Sealing and Resealing Basics
Scott Eilken, Quality Saw & Seal, Inc.
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Joint Sealant Manufacturer's Perspective
Jason Sika, Dow Corning Corporation
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A Look at Performance History of Hot Applied Joint Sealants
Lowell Parkison, Crafco, Inc.
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