Quality Pavement Awards

The APAI Quality Pavement Awards recognize asphalt pavements of excellence. Contractors may submit non-INDOT projects in the following eight categories: New Construction >2,000 tons, Non-Governmental New Construction, Non-Governmental Reconstruction, Reconstruction County, Reconstruction City, Governmental, Aviation, and Sports/Recreational Surfaces. The projects, which must have been completed in the calendar year of submittal, are judged by APAI staff and reviewed by member panel for final selection. Judging criteria includes workmanship, quality of longitudinal and transverse joints, handwork, difficulty of construction, and final appearance. Submittals are due in October and awards are announced at the Winter Conference.

2018 Quality Pavement Awards

Aviation Category

Winning Project: Delaware County Airport Runway 14-32 Phase 2
Contractor:  E & B Paving
Owner:  Delaware County Regional Airport
Designer:  Butler, Fairman, & Seufert


Governmental Construction

Winning Project: East Noble Middle School
Contractor: Brooks Construction
Owner: East Noble School District
Designer: Barton-Coe-Vilamaa Architects & Engineers
Construction Manager: Fetters Construction


New Construction Greater than 2,000 tons

Winning Project: Ferry Road
Contractor: Dave O’Mara Contractors
Owner: Rising Star Casino
Designer: Land Consultants

Non-Governmental New Construction

Winning Project: Finch Creek Fieldhouse
Contractor: E & B Paving
Designer: American Structurepoint


Non-Governmental Reconstruction

Winning Project: Meijer #165
Contractor: Rieth-Riley Construction
Owner: Meijer
Designer: True Inspection Services


Reconstruction – City

Winning Project: State Street Redevelopment – Stadium Avenue & Roundabout
Contractor: Rieth-Riley Construction
Owner: City of West Lafayette & Purdue University
Designer: Janssen & Spaans Engineering


Reconstruction – County

Winning Project: Gaar Jackson Road Reconstruction
Contractor: Milestone Contractors
Owner: Wayne County Board of Commissioners
Designer: CHA Consulting


Sports and Recreation

Winning Project: North Judson High School Tennis Courts
Contractor: Town & Country Paving
Owner: North Judson School Corporation
Designer: Fanning/Howey Associates