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Presenter: Joe Kindler, Sr., P.E.

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Columbus, OH

Crowne Plaza Columbus North - Worthington
6500 Doubletree Avenue
Columbus, OH 43229
Phone: 614-885-1885

This seminar is closed or full.


Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Lunch (On your own):         12:00 - 1:00 pm

Afternoon Session:             1:00 - 4:30 pm


   History of pavements, design goals, improving sustainability
   Factors that influence design and necessary data

SHARPS (Strategic Highway Research Program)

   Before SHARPS
      • Pavement problems (rutting, cracking), material testing
      • Performance testing, design, using PAVEXPRESS
   RAP (recycled asphalt pavement)
      • HMA (hot mix asphalt) production vs increased RAP challenges
      • Increased RAP vs HMA design challenges
      • Semi-circular bending (SCB) fracture energy test

Pavement Management

      • Branches, sections, wards, ranks organized your way
      • PCR (pavement condition rating), PCI (pavement condition index), automated
      • ASTM D6433
   Document production
      • Actual budget related to average condition, justification for decisions,
        documentation for additional funding

Preventive Maintenance

   Rejuvenators, seals, chip, slurry, micro, cape
      • Thin-lays and micro-mill

Pavement Maintenance

   Mill and fill, rehabilitate, new materials or repairs that work

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Engineers

Professional Engineers
     6.5 CPD Hours

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public and offers 6.5 CPD (PDHs) to professional engineers in all states. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Ohio.

HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.


Joe Kindler, Sr., P.E.

Mr. Kindler graduated with a BS degree in Civil Engineering from Case Institute of Technology, after which he spent six years with ODOT as maintenance engineer in District Six. He went on to spend eight years with the City of Columbus as a street maintenance engineer, and 14 years as a partner in a preventative maintenance construction company, introducing Ralumac (micro surfacing) to Ohio and surrounding states. Since then he has been a consultant providing pavement management and pavement preservation techniques to clients in Ohio and Florida and various states in between. He has participated in two national PAVER workshops and numerous state and local workshops pertaining to pavement management and pavement preservation. Presently, Mr. Kindler is teaching a course in pavement design at The Ohio State University.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $289.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $289.00
Group Prices
3 or more people each: $269.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.