Save the Date for AASHTO’s 2019 Committee on Materials and Pavements Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD
When: Sunday August 4th through Thursday August 8th, 2019
Where: The Four Seasons – Baltimore, MD
Nominate your colleagues! COMP is now accepting nominations for awards recipients to be presented at the Annual Meeting. Submit your nominations here!
Materials Library Training (Save document before opening and select slide show)
Click here to access the final report from the AASHTO Subcommittee on Materials 2016 Fly Ash Task Force
NEW PUBLICATION RELEASES:
The first 2019 Materials Standards have been released! Click Here to review the summary of changes.
AASHTO has released the first of three 2019 updates to its Standard Specifications for Transportation Materials and Methods of Sampling and Testing and AASHTO Provisional Standards, commonly referred to as the Materials Standards, which contain specifications, test methods, and provisional standards commonly used in the construction of highway facilities.
This April 2019 Update includes 3 new and 16 revised standards and updates the sections on Hydraulic Cement and Lime; Fresh Concrete; Hardened Concrete; Pavement Measurement; Bridge and Pavement Preservation; and Quality Assurance and Environmental.
The web-based Materials Standards are available as a one-year, online subscription. Currents subscribers automatically receive access to all updates published during the subscription period, as well as access to recent past editions, with changes between editions highlighted for ease of reference. Customers who wish to purchase a subscription may visit the AASHTO Store online at https://store.transportation.org, and search by Item Code, HM-WB.
Customers may purchase either a single-user license, or choose among several multiple-user license options, which offer deeper price discounts, ranging from a 25% discount for a two-user license, a 33% discount for a three-user license, and a nearly 40% discount for a twenty-five-user license.
The Materials Book is updated three times per year, in mid-April, mid-June, and mid-August.
- The April release updates the sections on Hydraulic Cements, Concrete, Concrete-Related Materials, Pavement Serviceability, Environmental Quality, and Quality Assurance.
- The June release updates the sections on General Manufactured Materials.
- The August release updates the sections on Geotechnical, Bituminous Materials, and Mixtures.