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Workshop and Construction Demonstration for Use of Fly Ash in Roller Compacted Concrete Pavement

Sponsored By
Wisconsin Public Service Corporation, Green Bay, WI

Co-Sponsored By
UWM Center for By-Products Utilization

August 21,1998
Green Bay, WI

Workshop Description

A half-day workshop is planned in Green Bay, WI on August 21, 1998. The purpose of the workshop is to bring attendees up-to-date with the latest information on utilization of fly ash and other coal combustion by-products in concrete pavement construction. The program will include presentations showing important technical and economic advantages of using coal ash in ordinary, everyday RCC Pavement construction applications. The workshop should be of interest to those associated with the construction industry, including design and materials engineers, architects, engineering technicians, engineers working in governmental agencies, industry and private practice, engineering faculty and students, as well as ready mixed concrete producers, concrete products manufacturers, and concrete contractors. The workshop will also provide significant help to people from utilities and other industries producing coal ash.

The program will cover basic information, application case histories, as well as the latest developments in the utilization of coal ash from power plants in roller compacted concrete pavement construction. Knowledgeable professionals engaged in specifying, approving, marketing, and using these materials will present state-of-the-art information. Handout materials will be provided. The workshop includes a site visit for demonstration for the use of fly ash in roller compacted concrete pavement construction in Green Bay, WI.

The program is planned to include the following speakers:
* Tarun R. Naik, Ph.D., P.E., Director, Center for By-Products Utilization, Department of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.
*Bruce W. Ramme. P.E., Manager, Combustion By-Products Utilization, Wisconsin Electric Power Company, Milwaukee, WI.


Professor Tarun R. Naik, Ph. D., P. E.
Director, Center for By-Products Utilization
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Bruce W. Ramme, P. E.
Manager, Combustion By-Products Utilization
Wisconsin Electric Power Company Milwaukee, WI

WHERE: Conference Room, Wisconsin Public Service Corporation, 700 Adams street, Green Bay, WI


8:00 AM Registration and Coffee
8:30 AM Seminar

8:30 - 9:10 AM Roller Compacted Concrete (RCC) for Pavement Construction by Tarun Naik
9:15 - 9:50 AM No-Fines RCC for Construction of Base and Sub-base Courses by Bruce Ramme

9:50 AM Coffee Break and Travel to Construction Site
10:30 AM Construction Demonstration at Pulliam Power Plant 1530 North Bylsby Avenue, Green Bay, WI.

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