Smoothseal Overlay, I-75, Lucas 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: 
Gerken Paving

Gerken Pavings use of more than 6,000 tons of smoothseal asphalt on this stretch of I-75 and its entrance and exit ramps in Lucas County drew accolades for superior workmanship, joint construction and mat uniformity.