California Asphalt Pavement Association
Representing the asphalt pavement industry in California

'SUPERPAVE'

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has announced its intention to move in the direction of the national "Superpave" standard for asphalt pavement mix design and testing. This page is a repository of resources and documents related to that effort. Several Superpave presentations can be found on CalAPA's SlideShare page HERE.

NEW!

Caltrans Superpave Spec

This is the latest Superpave specification released by Caltrans on March 27, 2013 for use in pilot projects when contractors are required to use the Superpave design method when producing Hot Mix Asphalt. Click HERE  to download.

Caltrans Superpave nSSP

 

39-100-SP_E

This is a sample non-Standard Special Provision (nSSP) released by Caltrans Dec. 10, 2011 for use in pilot projects when contractors are required to use the Superpave design method when producing OGFC. Click HERE to download.

Caltrans Superpave nSSP

 

39-200-SP_E

This is a sample non-Standard Special Provision (nSSP) released by Caltrans Dec. 10, 2011 for use in pilot projects when contractors are required to use the Superpave design method when producing Rubberized Hot Mix Asphalt. Click HERE to download.

Caltrans Superpave nSSP

 

SPSection39-SSP

This is a sample non-Standard Special Provision (nSSP) released by Caltrans Dec. 10, 2011 for use in pilot projects when contractors are required to use the Superpave design method when producing Hot Mix Asphalt-SP (Type A) or Rubberized Hot Mix Asphalt (RHMA-SP-G). Click HERE to download.

Caltrans letter on Superpave 

Dec. 21, 2011

This letter from Phil Stolarski of Caltrans is in response to the more than 100 comments the department received on the proposed Superpave specification. Click HERE to download.

Caltrans Superpave resources

Caltrans has created a special page on the department's website with various Superpave resources, including specifications, forms, memos and more. Click HERE to go to the Caltrans Superpave web page.

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