I-77 Overlay, Tuscarawas 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: 
The Shelly Co. and ODOT D-11

The Shelly Co. initially removed and recycled more than 65,000 tons of asphalt in performing base repair and resurfacing of I-77. In all, more than 110,000 tons of asphalt was used in the multi-course overlay project that was noted for its excellent ride quality and uniform mat texture.