Village Hill Estates, Castalia

Each year at its Annual Meeting, Flexible Pavements of Ohio (FPO) recognizes projects that demonstrate exceptional quality in asphalt pavement construction. These awards represent a diverse spectrum of pavement types from Ohio's interstate system with some of the highest traffic volumes in the nation, to low volume rural roadways, to airport runways, and commercial facilities.

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Erie Blacktop and DSW Properties

This DSW Properties project consisted of the construction of new subdivision streets, which were completed by Erie Blacktop. The buildup included: 3 inches of bituminous aggregate base; 1 ¾ inches of 448 Type 2, asphalt concrete intermediate course; and 1 ¼ inches of 448 Type 1, asphalt concrete surface course. Erie Blacktop used 1,096 tons of 301 bituminous aggregate base; 452 tons of 448 Type 1 and 592 tons of 448 Type 2.