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Welcome to the Kansas Asphalt Paving Association  (KAPA) website. The KAPA represents over 50 Hot-Mix Asphalt (HMA) Producers and Suppliers, Associate Members, and Consulting Engineers who are dedicated to providing the traveling public of Kansas with the highest quality HMA placed with a commitment to excellence in all of our projects. Asphalt pavements are the smoothest, safest, quietest and most environmentally-friendly roadways and parking lots. The KAPA website will provide you with information on the benefits of HMA, educational materials and opportunities, the KAPA membership, and how to contact us for more information and opportunities to join this progressive association. 

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2018 APWA Conference​










KAPA Director, Dan Scherschligt and APA, Dan Staebell working the booth at the 2018 APWA Conference
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KAPA Summer Meeting 2018











A Big THANK YOU to our 
2018 KAPA Sponsors
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Koger Agency.................................Thursday Evening Reception
Foley Equipment CO..........................................Friday Breakfast
G.W. Van Keppel Co..& Roadtec................Friday Evening Event
Murphy Tractor..............................Saturday Evening Reception
Shilling Construction Company....................Conference Sponsor
Berry Tractor.................................................Conference Sponsor
Asphalt & Fuel...............................................Conference Sponsor 
Holmes Murphy..............................................Conference Sponsor
Trinity Lightweight LLC...............................Conference Sponsor
Chapman Services.........................................Conference Sponsor
Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions.......................................Golf Sponsor​
Ingevity Pavement Technologies.............................Golf Sponsor​














KAPA 2018 Summer Meeting Breckenridge....more>

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Governor Colyer signs 
Transportation Task Force Bill











​KAPA Director Dan Scherschligt along with other Industry Partners were in attendance for the signing of the  Transportation Task Force Bill
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KCHA Conference May 2018
Salina, Kansas​​













KAPA Executive Director, Dan Scherschligt 
with Dean McDaniel of APAC Shears​
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KAPA goes to DC in support of the National Infrastructure Spending Bill












L to R Dan Scherschligt, Chris Spray, Todd Carlile, 
Congressman Roger Marshall , Kip Spray ​
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Spec Committee tours the KDOT Lab

















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KAPA participates in the 2018
National "Give'Em a Brake" Campaign










Dan Scherschligt, KAPA Executive Director, along with Representatives from Kansas Contractors Association, Michael White, the American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas, Scott Uhl, Cindy Allen, Mo/Ks ACPA, and Jerry Younger, Director of KAPA/KRMCA join State Transportation Engineer, Catherine Patrick for "Give "Em A Brake".

"Give'Em A Brake" is an effort to heighten the public awareness that there are workers in the work zones 
and to be extra cautious and alert when driving 
through the work zones. 
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Asphalt Plant Class
March 14, 2018
Salina, Kansas​










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Congratulations 
to KAPA member companies receiving 2017 National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) quality in construction awards. The award winners were announced at a ceremony during the association's annual meeting in San Diego, California.

A special recognition goes to the Western Kansas Branch of APAC for receiving the Larry H. Lemon Award. This award recognizes the 10 highest scoring projects in the nation for Quality in Construction.  

QUALITY IN CONSTRUCTION
This award recognizes projects for excellence in construction.
APAC-Kansas Inc.-------------------------US-50 in Gray county 
(Larry H. Lemon Award).
APAC-Kansas Inc.-----US-56 in Edwards and Pawnee counties.
APAC-Kansas Inc.-------------------US-50 in Edwards county.
APAC-Kansas Inc.----S 400 in Cherokee and Labette counties.

Congratulations 
to KAPA member companies that received 
2017 National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) Diamond Achievement Awards. 

The Diamond Commendations are a mark of distinction 
that shows a company is committed to providing 
a quality product at a quality facility. Following are the 
2017 Diamond Achievement award winners.

DIAMOND ACHIEVEMENT
This is earned by contractors for their plant site. Aspects addressed include appearance, operations, environmental practices, safety, permitting and regulatory compliance, and community relations. 

Cornejo & Sons Inc. --------- Plant 3 Wichita Asphalt Plant
Hamm Asphalt Inc. --------------------- Menoken Road Plant
O'Donnell & Sons Construction Co. Inc.---51st Street Plant

DIAMOND ACHIEVEMENT SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES
This assesses the social, economic, and environmental efforts of an asphalt plant and placing the principles of sustainability and community engagement into action.

APAC-Kansas Inc., Shears Division----- Emporia Plant 406
Hamm Asphalt Inc.--------------------------Lawrence Plant
KAPA applaud our member companies 
that received these national awards.​
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LTAP Workshop
February 16, 2018
Pittsburg, KS








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SAPA Annual Meeting
February 8-10, 2018
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
San Diego, CA












KAPA Annual Business Meeting 
January 24, 2018
Intercontinental Hotel
Kansas City, Missouri











2017 KU Asphalt Conference
December 7, 2017
Lawrence, Kansas












Thank you Thank you to our 
2017 Asphalt Conference Sponsors
APAC – Kansas, Inc., Shears Division
Asphalt and Fuel Supply
Astec Inc.
Dustrol, Inc. 
Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions, Inc.
Foley Equipment Co.
Flint Hills Resources
Hall Brothers
Hamm, Inc.
Ingevity Pavement Technologies
J & R Sand CO., Inc.
Koger Agency, Inc.
Murphy Tractor 
Phillips 66
Roadtec 
Shilling Construction Co., Inc.
Superior Bowen Asphalt Co., LLC 
Unique Paving Materials
Vance Brothers
Venture Corporation
Click here for award photos 
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2017 KDOT / KAPA Fall Forum









More Pictures​
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Asphalt Pro Magazine

Dan Scherschligt, Executive Director of Kansas Asphalt Pavement Association was interviewed by Asphalt Pro Magazine. Check the October 2017 issue. 
 link to the article 

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KAPA Sponsors Legislative Tour 
of Asphalt Plant 


















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SAPA Mid Year Meeting 2017
August 5 - 8, 2017
St. Augustine, Flordia ​







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KAPA members are committed to constructing and rehabilitating asphalt highways, local roads, parking lots and developments to the highest standards and quality.  Our members are committed to their local communities and contribute to the local economies through the construction of their projects. They gladly support many families through the employment of their dedicated employees.   Quality is the Plan!   
KAPA Board of Directors

President -Mike Shilling
Shilling Construction Co. Inc.

Vice President - Jeff Barnes
Venture Corporation

  Sec/Treasurer - Matt Bowen
Superior Bowen Asphalt Co., LLC

Directors

Rob Lauer
​Hall Brothers Construction Co., Inc

Dean McDaniel
APAC Kansas Inc., Shears Division

Tim Zynda
Cornejo & Sons
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NAPA Releases 
Research Booklet

NAPA has compiled a summary of ongoing and recently completed asphalt research projects and industry initiatives. It covers work funded by NAPA, the Asphalt Pavement Alliance, and the Pavement Economics Committee.
Please click here to view the research booklet.

New Communication Tool Available
www.DriveAsphalt.org
NAPA launched a new website, DriveAsphalt.org. The site aims to provide information to road owners about the superior performance of asphalt pavements.  The website can be a helpful tool for meetings with DOT, public works, and tollway officials. In the upcoming months, the site will be enhanced and expanded into a full resource for pavement designers seeking information about asphalt pavements.
Take a minute to check this dynamic video! 
Road Age
Pavement Design 
Software Available

PaveXpress is a free web based pavement design tool to help you create simplified pavement designs while taking into account key engineering inputs. PaveWpress includes access to resources such as design guides from state DOTs and industry associations so you can build formal designs from its simple recommendations. PaveXpress is based on the AASHTO 93/98 pavement design equation and has been tested and endorsed by KDOT. The following is the link to this free software.

www.pavexpressdesign.com