What's New Archives
August 31, 2020
- EXPEDITED Request for TXAPA Comments: SP520-XXX
- Approved for Statewide Use: Special Provision to Item 438 Cleaning and Sealing Joints
- Approved for Statewide Use: Statewide Special Provision to Item 300 Asphalts, Oils, and Emulsions
- Request for TXAPA Comments: Tex-400-A
- Approved for Statewide Use: Tex-144-E Tube Suction Test
August 5, 2020
- SS 3079 PFC Comments Addressed
- SS 3080 SMA Comments Addressed
- SS 3081 TOM Comments Addressed
- SS 3082 TBFC Comments Addressed
Jul 21, 2020
- Special Specification XXXX, "SafetyEdge for HMAC Roadways"
July 17, 2020
- TEX-244-F, "Thermal Profile of Hot Mix Asphalt"
June 23, 2020
- SP520-XXX, "Weighing and Measuring Equipment"
June 10, 2020
June 2, 2020
Recorded live, TXAPA's Chuck Fuller and Jim Warren go through the steps needed to rate a pavement for the TXAPA Awards Program.
May 26, 2020
Chuck Fuller and Ryan Barborak cover all 73 specification changes on video!
May 6, 2020
TXAPA's goal is to provide our members with every possible resource to utilize during these times. Please download and share our infographics breaking down the Texas Joint Workforce Safety Plan, and watch a Lab Safety video courtesy of CRH Americas.
May 1, 2020
- Tex-500-C, "Sampling Bituminous Materials, Pre-Molded Joint Fillers, and Joint Sealers"
- Tex-501-C, "Test Methods for Various Bituminous Materials"
April 27, 2020
- Tex-198-E, "Minimum Standards for Testing Soils and Flexible Base Materials"
- Tex-498-A, "Minimum Standards For Acceptance of a Laboratory for Concrete and Aggregate Testing"
April 8, 2020
TXAPA will continue to move the needle for quality in the coming decade by promoting a new concept in asphalt paving communication, a gathering of key personnel just prior to placement and compaction called the “All-Hands.” The All-Hands section of texasasphalt.org is packed with helpful resources and information. Check it out!
April 6, 2020
- Tex-400-A, "Sampling Aggregate, Flexible Base, And Stone Riprap
- Tex-244-F, "Thermal Profile of Hot Mix Asphalt"
March 30, 2020
March 27, 2020
March 10, 2020
- Tex-500-C, “Sampling Bituminous Materials, Pre-Molded Joint Fillers, and Joint Sealers"
March 9, 2020
- Special Specification 3XXX “Permeable Friction Course”
- Special Specification 3XXX “Stone-Matrix Asphalt”
- Special Specification 3XXX “Thin Overlay Mixtures”
- Special Specification 3XXX “Thin Bonded Friction Courses”
February 25, 2020
February 21, 2020