Having identified ways to improve existing asphalt surfacing technology for airports in Australia, industry stakeholders have joined to deliver a national performance-based model specification for asphalt at airports.
The Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia is inviting industry to participate in the Sustainability in Public Works Conference: ‘Resilience for our Communities’ in Sydney, 14-15 May.
A newly launched collaborative five-year research program aims to fill the gaps in knowledge and advance airport pavement technology and practices across Australia. However, there are many obstacles still to overcome.
The Australian Road Research Board has appointed Francois Finette as its State Technical Leader for Western Australia.
ARRB Senior Pavement Engineer, Dr James Grenfell, has been elected as Director-at-Large of the Board of the International Society of Asphalt Pavements.