Quiet Pavements Seminar

May 7, 2009

Local and international experts presented the latest research about quiet pavements.


  • Welcome
    Mihai Marasteneau, University of Minnesota
  • European Experience Using Noise-Reducing Pavements
    Hans Bendtsen, Danish Road Institute
  • MnDOT's Quiet Pavement Experience
    Bernard Izevbekhai, MnDOT Office of Materials and Road Research
  • A Minnesota Perspective on Overall Noise
    Mel Roseen, MnDOT Office of Environmental Services
  • Sweden's Model for Selecting Low-Noise Pavements
    Mats Wendel, Swedish Road Administration
  • European Experiment: Thin, Quieter Pavements on Low-Volume Roads
    Hans Bendtsen, Danish Road Institute

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This seminar was sponsored by TERRA, the Pavement Research Institute, the University of Minnesota, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

More Information

For more information, contact Maureen Jensen, Minnesota Department of Transportation, 651-366-5507, maureen.jensen@state.mn.us.