Flexible Pavements of Ohio Hosts Its Annual Expo

The event kicked off with an FPO membership breakfast and business meeting followed by a series of educational sessions conducted throughout the day and a half event.

📅   Mon April 25, 2016 - Midwest Edition


(L-R): Mike Rayz, Don Risko, Kevin Loomis, Craig Jeavons and Al Springer, all of Highway Equipment Company, Canton branch, welcome attendees to the company’s outdoor equipment display.
(L-R): Mike Rayz, Don Risko, Kevin Loomis, Craig Jeavons and Al Springer, all of Highway Equipment Company, Canton branch, welcome attendees to the company’s outdoor equipment display.
(L-R): Mike Rayz, Don Risko, Kevin Loomis, Craig Jeavons and Al Springer, all of Highway Equipment Company, Canton branch, welcome attendees to the company’s outdoor equipment display.
(L-R): Roy Riley, Matt Schlosser, Josh Poston, Brian James and Martin McCutcheon, all of Rudd Equipment Company, showcase the full lineup of Volvo paving equipment at the expo.
(L-R): Tony Wight, LeeBoy territory manager,  assists Scott McLean and Jim Hattendorf, both of The McLean Company, in the outdoor equipment display area.
(L-R): Scott Hartzell, Mike Kress, Randy McCabe, Jon Wickline and George Nofel, Southeastern Equipment Company, answer questions about the Bomag equipment on display.
(L-R): Mike Fenster, Columbus Equipment Company;  John Karber, Roadtec; Tim Albright, Columbus Equipment Company; Chris Connolly, Roadtec; Jeff Freeland and Jeff Richards, both of Columbus Equipment Company; speak with attendees about the latest addition to Columbus Equipment Company’s equipment lineup.
(L-R): Jason Kenworth and Randy Porter, both of Ohio CAT, join Keith Smith of Smith Challenger, sweeper brush manufacturer, at Ohio CAT’s outdoor equipment display.
(L-R): Jim Preston, Topcon, was on hand to help at the GeoShack booth with Nick Baker and Rob Yoakum. They were speaking with attendees about upcoming Technology Roadshows coming to Columbus and Cleveland in late April and early May.
Eric Bischoff (L) and Tim Maharg, both of Murphy Tractor & Equipment, welcome attendees to their booth at the expo. 
Tyler Trowbridge (L), Powerscreen territory manager, and Rob Armbruster, Aggcorp, discuss the dealership’s line of material processing equipment.

Flexible Pavements of Ohio (FPO), an association dedicated to the development and advancement of quality asphalt pavement construction in the state, held its annual Ohio Asphalt Expo on March 30 to 31 at the Hilton Polaris in Columbus, Ohio. The event kicked off with an FPO membership breakfast and business meeting followed by a series of educational sessions conducted throughout the day and a half event. Also featured were an indoor and outdoor trade show and exhibition highlighting Ohio's leading asphalt paving equipment, product and service providers. Educational sessions covered a range of topics including financial management, safety issues and technical sessions on asphalt and paving.

Attendees to the expo included those who construct, inspect, manage or maintain both public and private transportation infrastructure.

For more information, visit www.flexiblepavements.org