Monthly Archive: January 2018

Veta 4.3.28 Released

This version fixes an issue with the Transverse Semivariogram used in the thermal profiling analysis.

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Analysis – Transverse Semivariogram

  • Change: The standard deviation uses a different algorithm and now matches the value in the distribution table.
  • Change: The default TSI specification has been changed. Moderate is now 30 and Severe is 70.
  • Fix: The wrong temperature data was used for each sublot.

Intelligent Compaction Workshop at TRB 2018

There will be an Intelligent Compaction Workshop at TRB 2018, from 9:00 AM to noon, US EST, on Sunday, January 7 at Room 202A, Washington Convention Center. Event no. 126: “Intelligent Compaction for Granular and Asphalt Materials. The International Intelligent Construction”. Technologies Group (www.IICTG.org) members are among the speakers: including IICTG President, Dr. George k. Chang of Transtec Group;  IICTG Executive Committee member, Prof. Soheil Nazarian of UTEP; and IICTG Technical Committee member, Mehran Mazari of Cal State LA. The agenda is as follow:

  • Primer in Intelligent Compaction (Mehran Mazari, California State University, Los Angeles)
    How IC Rollers Work as a Process Control Tool During Construction and Quality Control Tool After Compaction (George Chang, The Transtec Group, Inc.)
  • Institutional and Technical Challenges Experienced by Highway Agencies (Glenn Engstrom, Minnesota Department of Transportation)
  • Latest Research and Implementation Findings for Quality Management
    (David White, Ingios Geotechnics, Inc; Antonio Gomes Correia, University of Minho; Soheil Nazarian, University of Texas, El Paso)