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Southwest Pavement Technology Consortium

Arizona’s Pavement Hub for Research and Training


FAA Program Manager David Brill’s Visit to ASU and SSEBE

In March 2023, Southwest Pavement Technology hosted David Brill, PhD, P.E. from Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Dr. Brill’s completed his lecture with a meet & greet session with the students.

City of Mesa Joining Southwest Pavement Technology Consortium

On March 3,2023, City of Mesa joined Southwest Pavement Technology Consortium. City of Mesa became the first core agency member of the consortium.

SWPT Hosted the Visit of Maricopa County DOT’s Director Jesse Gutierrez

In March2023, SWPT had Jesse Gutierrez, MCDOT’s director, visiting ASU pavement laboratory. Kurt Sharp, Alexander Shields, and Derek Suell joined the tour from MCDOT.

Masih Beheshti Awarded Support Sky Harbor Coalition Scholarship 

This year, Masih Beheshti, has been awarded with Support Sky Harbor Coalition Scholarship in 2023 WTS Metropolitan Phoenix Annual Scholarship and Awards Ceremony. 

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