2013 Field Projects Maine August 2013

Project Description

  • This project is a day-time paving job located at I-95 from Island Falls to Oakfields (about 10 miles).
  • MEDOT Project 168919.30 – a mill/fill project for NB with lane closures.
  • Contractor – Lane Construction
Sunday, August 18, 2013 – Thursday, August 22, 2013

Project Map

Important Notices

  • Roller shipping – I-95 NB closure area at Exit 276 – stagin area (by Aug. 16), Contacts: Cecil Dillon, Lane Construction, 919-327-0445
  • Machine Setup and Trial Runs (2-4PM, Sunday, Aug. 18) at the staging area (for vendors and FHWA IC team only)
  • Training for Roller Operators (7-8AM, Monday, Aug. 19) at the staging area
  • Onsite personnel – please bring a copy of the Field Summary Sheets

Open House


Thursday, Aug. 22. 8AM to noon (EDT)


Waterville Elks Banquet and Conference Center
76 Industrial Street, Waterville, ME 04901

Open House online registration
Details and presention files

Weather Condition



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Material Types

Asphalt – 50 mm layer of 12.5 mm Intermediate Course


  • Hamm double drum IC roller
  • Caterpillar double drum IC roller (TBA)
Other Testing Equipment
  • GPS (SiteTech-NE/Trimble)
  • LWD-a (Lightweight deflectometer for asphalt) (Kessler)
  • FWD (Falling weight deflectometer) (MEDOT)
  • GPR (Ground penetrating Radar) (MEDOT)


  • Train contractors and DOT on intelligent compaction technologies
  • Study the relationship between IC and asphalt in-place densities

Meetings and Reports


Host TWG

Any Questions?
  • For the IC demo activity, contact Dr. George Chang, The Transtec Group, (512) 451-6233,gkchang@thetranstecgroup.com
  • For the paving and field site visit, contact Cecil Dillon, Lane Construction,CLDillon@laneconstruct.com
  • For the Open House activity, contact Rick Bradbury, MEDOT, 207-624-3482, richard.bradbury@maine.gov
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