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2009 Hot In-Place Recycling
October 29, 2009 - Fort Worth, TX

The Hot In-Place Recycling (HIR) Open House and Workshop was held in Fort Worth on October 29. The workshop was jointly sponsored by Cutler Repaving, Inc., Martin Asphalt Company, the City of Fort Worth, FP2, and the Texas Pavement Preservation Center. The implementation methods and potential benefits of hot in-place recycling were presented by John Rathbun, and Bill O’Leary described the additives used in HIR. Yetkin Yildirim described HIR in relation to pavement preservation, and Najib Fares, infrastructure manager for the City of Fort Worth, described his first-hand experience with hot in-place recycling methods.


Below are videos of the conference proceedings.

(Note: Videos are Internet Explorer compatible only)


John Rathbun, Cutler Repaving, Inc. - Implementing HIR in Both a City and Highway Agency


Yetkin Yildirim, TPPC - HIR and Pavement Preservation


Bill O'Leary, Martin Asphalt Company - Additives Used in HIR and the Benefits


Najib Fares, City of Ft. Worth - HIR in the City of Ft. Worth

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