US 33 Overlay, Logan 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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The Shelly Co.

Prior to placing approximately 37,500 tons of asphalt on this multiple-course overlay on U.S. 33 in Logan County, The Shelly Co. planed more than 300,000 square yards of pavement. The end result for the project, which also included ramp widening at U.S. 68 and U.S. 540, was pavement described as having a very smooth surface and excellent aesthetic appearance.