TRB Webinar: Permeable Concrete Pavements: State-of-the-Practice

March 15, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.5 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.0 hour(s)
AICP: 0.0 hour(s)
CLE: 0.0 hour(s)

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, March 15, 2018, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that will provide an overview about the state-of-the-practice for two types of permeable concrete pavement systems and their use. This webinar will focus on information in Technical Brief FHWA-HIF-16-004.* Presenters will discuss the structural and hydrological design, factors for successful construction and maintenance, and the performance of these systems. This webinar builds upon content discuss during a webinar conducted by TRB in March 2017.

This webinar was organized by the TRB Standing Committee on Design and Rehabilitation of Concrete Pavements and the TRB Standing Committee on Concrete Pavement Construction and Rehabilitation. 

*The opinions and conclusions expressed or implied in this webinar are those of the researchers who performed the research. They are not necessarily those of the Transportation Research Board or the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

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Webinar Presenters

  • David Hein, Applied Research Associates, Inc.
  • Todd Hill, City of Atlanta

Moderated by:  Sam Tyson, Federal Highway Administration

Webinar Outline

  1. Introduction to permeable concrete pavement
  2. Structural and hydrological design
    • Design optimization
    • Cold climate design and  frost considerations
    • Detail design
    • Construction, maintenance, and winter maintenance considerations
  3. Performance of permeable concrete pavement
  4. Experiences and lessons learned from permeable concrete pavement construction in Atlanta, Georgia
  5. Question and answer session

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions. The Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP) categorizes this webinar activity as relating to health, safety, and welfare including core technical.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the fundamentals of PCC and their applications
  • Understand the structural and hydrological design of PCP
  • Understand the construction and maintenance of PCP
  • Describe the City of Atlanta‚Äôs experience with permeable concrete

Professional Development Hour Information

A certificate for 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs) will be provided to Professional Engineers (PEs) who register and attend the webinar as an individual. For groups, only the person that registers and attends the session will receive a PDH certificate. Certificates of Completion will be issued only to individuals who register for and attend the entire webinar session.

Individuals registered as Florida PEs are no longer required to email TRB with your license number to report your attendance. Instead, please use your certificate that TRB provides through as verification of your attendance to the Florida Board of Professional Engineers.

Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.

This webinar was developed in October 2017. TRB has met the standards and requirements of the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to RCEP by TRB. Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20005. Website:

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