2009 Demo Projects GDOT Demo 2009

Project Description

This test site is located close to the junction of highway 19, 41, and SR 3 in Clayton County, Georgia. This project is a new asphalt construction for a “Park & Ride” facility. The address of the site is: 8488 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, GA 30236.


Monday, September 14, 2009 – Friday, September 18, 2009

Project Map

Important Notices

  • Roller Shipping: Shipping address: Atlantic Paving Project Office 4500 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, GA 30360. Contacts: Ernie Lopez, (770) 231-4405‎ (cell). Wayne Boatright, (770) 220-0228 (office), (404) 580-9184 (cell). By Friday, Sept 11.

Open House


9:30AM to 3:00PM, Thursday, Sept. 17


Session 1 – 9:30AM to 11:45PM – Indoor Presentation (GDOT Office of Materials and Research: 15 Kennedy Dr, Forest Park, GA 30297)

(lunch – sponsored by GAPA and GCAA)

Session 2 – 1:00PM to 3:00PM – Field Demonstration (Park & Ride job site – transportation provided by GDOT OMR)


Tracy Winsky (404) 363‐7510 twinsky@dot.ga.gov, Please RSVP by Sept. 15, 2009

Download GDOT invitation


Attention Participating Roller Vendors – participating IC rollers should be equiped with RTK GPSreceivers.  The GPS requirements for IC rollers are described here.

Weather Condition

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Material Types

The material type is TPF Type IV HMA material.


  • Sakai double drum IC roller


  • Demonstrate HMA IC technology to GDOT personnel, contractors, etc.,
  • Correlate the IC roller measurements with GDOT’s current in-situ density measurements; and
  • Identify and prioritize needed improvements and further research for IC equipment.

Meetings and Reports


Photos and Videos


Host TWG

  • Sheila Hines, GDOT (Main contact), 404-363-7501, shines at dot.ga.gov (replace “at” with “@”)
  • Georgene Geary, GDOT, 404-363-7512, ggeary at dot.ga.gov (replace “at” with “@”)
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