Forum at World of Asphalt 2019 On this episode of #WhereWeBelong, the Women of Asphalt are at the 2019 World of Asphalt Conference in Indianapolis. Dr. Rita Leahy, the “Original Woman of Asphalt,” moderates a panel of six women who share their diverse experiences in the male-dominated asphalt industry.
Paving Her Own Way On this episode of #WhereWeBelong, the Women of Asphalt are in beautiful Northern Colorado with Abby Glasser, Project Coordinator at Martin Marietta. Glasser describes splitting her time between the field and the office, her search for guidance and industry knowledge. She also states why any interested, ambitious woman can achieve her …
The Original Woman of Asphalt During the 2018 APA California Conference Amy Miller and Natasha Ozybko sat down with Dr. Rita Leahy, the acclaimed “Original Woman of Asphalt,” and the first guest in a series of interviews highlighting women in the industry.
I’ve said it before. To me, the perfect road is one that is designed with binder that is resistant to the elements of aging. However, current industry standards do not require binder performance to last past the two-year mark. This oversight is one reason why we’re continuing to see premature pavement failures. Watch our video to learn how a lack of age-resistant binder is wreaking havoc on our roads.