The Canadian cement and concrete industry has embraced sustainable development and, building on its proven commitment to continuous environmental improvement, it is making deep investments in potentially transformative innovations in areas like carbon capture and reuse.
CANPav is a free, safe, secure website where users can quickly compare the short and long-term costs associated with different paving alternatives. CANPav is unique because users have complete control over inputs and can save their own material costs in the “My Preferences/My Material Costs” portion of their account.
Athena Sustainable Materials Institute
The Athena Sustainable Materials Institute is a non-profit research collaborative bringing life cycle assessment to the construction sector.
Athena Impact Estimator for Highways Tool (IEH)
The Athena Impact Estimator for Highways provides life cycle assessment (LCA) results for the materials manufacturing, roadway construction, use and rehabilitation life cycle stages. It allows custom roadway design, or users can draw from a library of 50 existing designs. With a large materials database and the flexibility to specify unique pavements, the software allows for quick and easy comparison of multiple alternative design options.
National Concrete Pavement Technology Center
The National Concrete Pavement Technology Center (National CP Tech Center) at Iowa State University is a national hub for concrete pavement research and technology transfer. The Center was founded in 2000 and has been instrumental in developing and helping to advance the nation's strategic plan for concrete pavement research, The CP Road Map.
ACPA (American Concrete Pavement Association) Application Library
ACPA's online application library contains a collection of web- and desktop-based applications created to assist you in the design, construction, and analysis of concrete pavements.
ACPA Concrete Pavement Resource Center
The ACPA Concrete Pavement Resource Center website is designed to quickly connect qualified* individuals with literature on concrete pavements.
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