Basics of a Good Road
When: Oct 13, 20228:30 - 5:00
USU Distance Campus
920 West Levoy Drive
Taylorsville, UT 84123
All roads need the application of basic principles of road design, construction, and maintenance to preserve and increase the life of the road. This workshop will give the attendees an understanding of what goes into the construction and maintenance of a good road. There are certain common essentials to any good road, whether asphalt or gravel-surfaced. Knowing these general concepts will help also help improve maintenance plans to get the most out of a road budget.
Topics covered include: traffic loads; drainage issues; protecting your investment; winter maintenance; and building on a firm foundation.
Who Should Attend
- Public Works Directors
- Road Superintendents
- Other County/City/Town Officials
- Road Workers
This course counts as 4 Utah DOPL-approved CEUs for licensed Contractors. (Additional fee applies.)
Notification of cancellation must be received prior to registration deadline. Substitutions may be made at any time. A $25 adminstrative fee may be retained for late cancellations or no-shows. Please notify us of any changes.
This course fulfills a Level 1 requirement for the Road Scholar program.