Colorado Public Works Journal, Spring 2022

WWW.CO-ASPHALT.COM 2021“Best in Colorado” Asphalt Pavement Awards CATEGORY - Rural Highway Resurfacing Paving Contractor: Coulson Excavating Co. Owner: CDOT Region 4 Consultant: ATKINS This is a special and very unique award this year because the judges scored three projects with over 300, but each project final score is within a half a point of each other. This is the first time in the history of this award program to achieve this high honor, therefore, three co-winning projects are being awarded for this category. This $7.5M project included 6.5 miles of milling and resurfacing with multiple treatments including asphalt overlay, reflective crack interlayer and BRST. Over 47,000 tons was placed during the 140-day contract with work completed in December 2021. This same project was also concurrently awarded CDOT’s smoothness category II award. Co-winner: US 85 Platteville South Spring2022| 19 CATEGORY - Rural Highway Resurfacing Paving Contractor: Kilgore Companies, dba Elam Construction Owner: CDOT Region 3 This $10.9M project included 14.5 miles of milling and resurfacing from the Vail Pass summit down to East Vail in Eagle County. Over 48,000 tons was placed during the contract with work completed in November 2021. Co-winner: I-70 Vail Pass West

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