Workshop Agenda

Corrosion Protection Technology (CPT) for Winter Maintenance

A Peer Exchange Workshop

Tentative Agenda


Thursday, April 5th – Day 1
9:00 AM Introduction and Announcements Prof. Bahram Ravani, AHMCT-UC-Davis
9:15 AM State of Caltrans problems with Corrosion in Winter Maintenance Equipment George Edwards & Geno Cervantes, Caltrans
10:00 AM Corrosion Mitigation – Lessons from Utah and other State DOT’s Henry Canipe, The Kercher Group Inc.
10:45 AM Break  
11:00 AM Recycle Rinse Water Russell Modrell, Caltrans
11:30 AM Question and Answer Session All
12:15 PM Lunch All
1:30 PM Best Practices in Preventing and Mitigating the Corrosion Risk of Roadway Deicers to Winter Maintenance Equipment Prof. Xianming Shi, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
2:15 PM What is WSDOT Doing to Minimize Impacts of Corrosion Greg Hansen, Washington State DOT
3:00 PM Coffee Break  
3:15 PM Corrosion Protection Technology Doug Burke, Ohio DOT
4:00 PM Question and Answer Session All
5:00 PM End of Day 1  

Friday, April 6th – Day 2
9:00 AM Remarks Jim Appleton, Division Chief, DRISI, Caltrans
9:15 AM Review of Questions for Participants Prof. Bahram Ravani, AHMCT-UC-Davis
9:45 AM Corrosion Prevention Methods James Chupas, Connecticut DOT
10:30 AM Break  
10:45 AM DOT practices associated with reactive and proactive corrosion control strategies Rick Nelson, AASHTO
11:30 AM Question & Answer Session All
12:30 PM Lunch  
2:00 PM Chemical Agent Resistance Coating – How the USMC Paints Vehicles Andrew Sheetz, Naval Surface Warfare Center
2:45 PM Minnesota Truck Washing Practices You Tube Video
3:30 PM Workshop Summary Prof. Bahram Ravani, AHMCT-UC-Davis
4:00 PM Open Forum and Networking  
4:30 PM Workshop Commencement