Monday, 16 October 2017

2015 Program

The 7th Shingle Recycling Forum, the biennial event that brings together all stakeholders in the growing asphalt shingle recycling industry, will take place October 29-30, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel conveniently located near Chicago’s O’Hare airport. Besides the always excellent presentations from industry experts, tours of a top-notch shingle recycling facility, hot mix plant using the RAS, and possibly a paving project using hot mix improved with recycled shingles will be included. Anyone interested in shingle recycling, including but not limited to state DOT officials, recyclers, asphalt plant operators, and road pavers, should plan on attending this event organized by the Construction & Demolition Recycling Association, which also operates

7th Asphalt Shingle Recycling Forum Program



7a – NOONCheck-In and Onsite Registration

7a – 9a Exhibit Set-Up

7:30a – 11:30aTour of Southwind RAS in Bartlett, IL and the Healy Asphalt plant in Mt. Prospect, IL

9a • Exhibit Hall Opens

11a – NOON • Lunch/Exhibits/Networking

NOON – 2p • Opening Plenary Sessions
Moderator: Dave Stanczak, CDRA Shingle Committee Chair
Martin Sandoval. Illinois State Senate
          Legislative Support for Recycled Shingles
Catherine Batey, Division Administrator, FHWA-IL
          RAS Overview
Tony Kriech, Heritage Research Group
          Update on latest research
Richard Willis, NCAT (National Center for Asphalt Technology)
          Update on latest research

2p – 3p • Networking Break with Exhibitors

3p – 5p • How to Work with Your DOT to Use Shingles in the Highway Environment
Moderator: Jason Deitz, FHWA
Matt Beran, P.E., NDOR 
Abdul Dahan, Former Bureau Chief of Materials for IDOT District 1, currently VP of Engineering with Chicago Testing Laboratory
Neal Fannin, P.E., PADOT 
Barry Paye, WisDOT
Cliff Selkinghaus, SCDOT
Todd W. Whittington, PE, N.C. Department of Transportation
Grant Wollenhaupt 
Zoeb Zavery, P.E., Materials Bureau

5:30p – 7:30p • Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30th, 2015

7a – 8a • Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8a – 10a
Track 1A • Asphalt Mix Designs with RAS & High Asphalt Binder Replacement
Moderator: Jay Behnke, STATE Testing
Jay Behnke, STATE Testing
William G. Buttlar, University of Illinois-Mix Designs
Steve Gillen, Deputy Program Manager/Materials, IL Tollway Authority

Track 2A • Shingle Recycling 101
Moderator: Lee Gallivan, Gallivan Consulting
Lee Gallivan, Gallivan Consulting
          Understanding the ASTM Guideline for Recycled Shingles
Andy Near, Empire Contractors
          A Roofer’s Perspective on Shingle Recycling
Lisa Snyder, Crushcrete, Inc.
        Pennsylvania's First DEP Approved Tear-Off Asphalt Shingle Recycling Center

10a – 10:30a • Networking Break with Exhibitors

10:30a – 12:30p
Track 1B • Understanding RAS in HMA Mixes
Moderator: Kent Hansen, NAPA
Brett Stanton, P.E, Payne & Dolan
          Understanding RAS in HMA Mixtures - A Contractor's Perspective
Shauna Teclamariam, US Oil Trading
          The Asphalt Supplier’s role in Shingle Mixes
Gerry Huber, Heritage Research Group
          The Effect of RAS Size on the Engineering Properties of Asphalt Mixtures: Size Matters!

Track 2B • Alternative Uses for Recycled Shingle

Moderator: Marty Grohman, GAF
George Appleby, President and CEO, Recovery Technology Solutions, Inc. 
David Haedt, Managing Partner, Asphalt Extraction Partners
Mark Truesdale, Systech Environmental
          Use of Recycled Shingles as Fuel in Cement Kilns

12:30p • Assessment & Closing


7th Asphalt Shingle Recycling Forum Planning Committee
Dave Stanczak, Director of Sales, Southwind RAS
Jason Dietz, Pavement and Materials Engineer, Federal Highway Administration
Lee Gallivan, President, Gallivan Consulting, Inc.
Kent Hansen, Director of Engineering, National Asphalt Pavement Association
Jason Haus, CEO, Dem-Con Companies
Dan Krivit, Senior Project Manager, Foth Infrastructure & Environment
Brian Lansu, Southwind RAS
Andy Near, President, Empire Contractors
Jeff Wanic, President, Sustainable Pavement Technologies
William Turley, Executive Director, Construction & Demolition Recycling Association


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Last Updated: ( Monday, 23 November 2015 )