Author Archives: John M Becker

ACPA/PA Presents

John Becker and Rich Jucha will be speaking at the APC/PennDOT/Turnpike Fall Seminar about Concrete Pavement Innovations on Thursday November 17, 2022, from 3:00 to 3:30 at the Cocoa Terrace/Cocoa Room at the Hershey Lodge. Please stop by to hear about innovative approaches being developed and implemented for improving the durability and cost-effectiveness of long-life concrete pavements.  

Every Day Should be Focus on Safety Day

ACPA/PA Legislative Dinner

Benefits of Competition

PennDOT, as a monopsony, is in a unique position to influence the level of competition in the paving market.  As has been documented in several studies, including most recently from work published by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, healthy competition in the paving market enhances quality, it stimulates investments in people and new equipment, and it lowers unit costs for both asphalt and concrete pavement. Click on the following article from the latest edition of Concrete Pavement Progress to learn more about how Pavement Type Competition Benefits Owners and Taxpayers

Welcome New Staff

We welcome Aimee Snyder (email Penn@Pavement.com) as our new Administrative Manager along with Lauren Martini (email LMartini@pavement.com) who is our Association Management Liaison. Both can be reached at 717.441.3506. 

Please note that we have a new mailing address; all correspondence, including dues and assessment checks, should be addressed to ACPA Pennsylvania Chapter; P.O. Box 267; Harrisburg, PA 17108-0267.  Note that our office remains physically located on the corner of Forster and 3rd Streets at 800 N. 3rd Street, Suite 503, Harrisburg, PA