TRB Webinar: Hit the Ground Running—Designing Roundabouts with Conventional Pavement

November 17, 2021 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.50 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.00 hour(s)
AICP: 0.00 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

Roundabouts are increasing popular due to their enhanced traffic flow and safety characteristics. TRB will host a webinar on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 from 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern that will address the pavement aspects of designing and constructing roundabouts. Presenters will discuss designing roundabouts with conventional pavement types, such as hot-mixed asphalt (HMAP) and jointed concrete pavements (JCP).

This webinar is sponsored by the TRB Standing Technical Committees on Roundabouts and Other Intersection Design and Control Strategies, as well as Design and Rehabilitation of Concrete Pavements, and Project Delivery Methods.

Some registrants will need to pay $105 to attend this webinar. Sign into to view registration information.

Webinar agenda and presenters

  1. Introduction to Roundabouts: Kurt Smith, Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.
  2. HMAP Roundabouts: Steve Seeds, Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.
  3. JCP Roundabouts: Tom Van Dam, Nichols Consulting Engineers
  4. Safety considerations of roundabouts: Jeffrey Shaw, Federal Highway Administration
  5. Question and answer session: Moderated by Kurt Smith, Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.


The first 90 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify typical applications for HMAP and JCP
  2. Discuss key construction and performance considerations
  3. Discuss safety improvements that roundabouts provide

Professional Development Hour Information

Professional engineers (PEs) who register and attend the entire webinar as an individual will be awarded 2.0 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). TRB’s webinar program awards PDH credits only to the registered individual, and not to other members of a group that view the webinar together. To be eligible for the credits, individuals must remain signed in for the entire webinar, including for any question and answer session following the presentations.

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

TRB will report credits earned to the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20005.

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