Maryland IC Demo 2014

Project Description

  • This project is a day paving job located at the main lane of MD-170 (north of MD-176), MD.
  • Contractor: Reliable Contracting
Paving: Tuesday (June 24) to Wednesday (June 25), 2014
Open House: 8PM to noon, Thursday, June 26, 2014

Project Map

Important Notices

  • Roller shipping – Contacts: Bill Midgett, project manager, Reliable Contracting (443-520-8864,; ETA: Friday, June 20, 2014.
  • Staging area: 900 Ft North of MD 176 on MD 170
  • Machine Setup and Trial Runs: 2-5PM, June 23 (IC/GPS Vendors only)
  • Training for Roller Operators: 7AM, June 24
  • Onsite personnel – please bring a copy of the Field Summary Sheets

Open House

  • Date/Time: Thursday, 8AM to noon, June 26, 2014
  • Location: MD SHA Hanover Office (7450 Traffic Drive, Hanover, MD 21076)
  • Open House online registration webpage
  • Details and presentation files will be posted here when available

Weather Condition



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Material Types

Asphalt – Base Course


  • HAMM double drum IC roller
  • Caterpillar double drum IC roller
Other Testing Equipment
  • GPS (Trimble)
  • LWD-a (Lightweight deflectometer for asphalt) (Kessler)
  • Nuclear density gauge (Reliable Contracting)


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

Meetings and Reports



  • DOT Host: Gloria Burke, QA Field Engineer , MD SHA, (443) 386-9266,

    For the IC demo activity, contact Dr. George Chang, The Transtec Group, (512) 451-6233,

  • For the paving and field site visit, contact Rob Scrivener, General Manager, Reliable Contracting (443-520-8867,
  • For the Open House activity, contact Gloria Burke, QA Field Engineer, MD SHA, (443) 386-9266
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