I-70 Reconstruction and Widening, Clark Co.

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.

Award Date: 
2009
Award Recipient: 
John R. Jurgensen, Co.

John R. Jurgensen Co. placed more than 230,000 tons of asphalt in providing a seven-year warranty, full-depth pavement replacement and widening of I-70 in Clark County. Using warm-mix asphalt and recycled asphalt pavement (RAP) on each pavement course, John R. Jurgensen maintained an aggressive schedule as approximately half of the project was completed in the first seven months.