Innovation Awards


The WAPA Innovation Awards were created to recognize technological advancements or innovations in asphalt pavements for three categories:

  • State – WisDOT Region or Project
  • Local – City, County, Town, or Village
  • Business – Commercial Business or Project

Starting in 2017 WAPA will be accepting nominations for these awards. Check back here in 2017 for more detailed award criteria and information on how to submit a nomination.



Year Recipient Project
2016 WisDOT SW Region and FWHA In-Place Density/Air Void Regression on STH 21. Press release.


Year Recipient Project
2016 City of Milwaukee High Impact Paving Program. Press release.
City of Platteville Thin Asphalt Overlay Program. Press release.


Year Recipient Project
2016 Mills Fleet Farm Use of Fibers in Parking Lot Reconstructions. Both in Wausau and Hudson locations, Mills Fleet Farm is milling 2” and paving a 4 LT (or E-0.3 12.5 mm) PG 58-28 mix with the addition of fibers to increase tensile strength and reduce reflective cracking.