IR 71, Richland County

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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Kokosing Construction Company

Kokosing reconstructed and added third lanes to I-71 under ODOT project 582(2004). The massive project required 365,000 tons of warranty asphalt concrete.