Magazines / Newsletters / Web Resources

Following is a partial list of magazines / newsletters where information on pavement preservation may be found.  Suggestions for additional magazine / newsletter links may be sent to the E-mail address shown at the bottom of the page.  The NCPP reserves the right to accept or reject suggested additions based on their applicability to pavement preservation.

Asphalt Contractor – Provides HMA material producers, highway contractors and public works officials with critical “how-to” information on the process of HMA production, paving, and preservation.

Asphalt  Magazine – The magazine of the Asphalt Institute.

Better Roads – Serves the information needs of governments and construction contractors involved in Federal, State, County, City and Township highway, road and bridge construction, winter maintenance, roadside and vegetation management and other highway-related projects.

California Pavement Preservation Center Quarterly Newsletters – Includes interviews with key people committed to pavement preservation, feature articles on current flexible and rigid pavement preservation materials and processes, as well as upcoming meetings and events.

Concrete Monthly – News from the cement and concrete industries.

Focus (FHWA) – The mission of Focus is to provide information on innovations that highway infrastructure professionals can use to improve the quality, safety, and service of our roads and bridges.

Geosynthetics – Official publication of the North American Geosynthetics Society (NAGS) and the Geosynthetic Materials Association, a division of the Industrial Fabrics Association International.

IBUILDROADS – A free user website for road construction / maintenance professionals that allows users to post photos, ask questions, provide answers, and generate solutions to road-related issues at the national, state, and local levels. The website contains tabs for Industry Solutions, Resource Directory, and a Q & A Section organized by category.

ITS International – A website and magazine for traffic management and urban mobility.

Pavement Preservation Journal (FP2>, Inc.) – This quarterly journal includes case study articles from industry and government agencies on field experiences with all aspects of pavement preservation, as well as abstracts of technical papers.

Public Roads (FHWA) – Public Roads is the bimonthly magazine of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).

Research & Technology Transporter (FHWA) – This newsletter ended with the September 2006 issue and is an archived publication. It may contain dated technical, contact, and link information.

Roads and Bridges – A magazine serving the transportation construction industry for over 100 years.

Successes in Stewardship Newsletter (FHWA) – A Federal Highway Administration monthly newsletter highlighting current environmental streamlining practices from around the USA.

Texas Pavement Preservation Center Newsletters – The Texas Pavement Preservation Center (TPPC), in joint collaboration with the Center for Transportation Research (CTR) of the University of Texas at Austin and the Texas Transportation Institute (TTI) of Texas A &M University , promotes the use of pavement preservation strategies to provide the highest level of service to the traveling public at the lowest cost. Together, we serve a broad range of needs for the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), industry, and agencies within the highway community.

World Highways – A website and magazine for road, planning, design, construction, financing, and management.

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