Asphalt Contractor Magazine has been elected to an Associate Membership in the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA), the national trade association for the asphalt pavement industry located in Lanham, Maryland. Amy Schwandt, Publisher, has been designated authorized representative to the Association.
With more than 1,100 members, NAPA represents the asphalt pavement producers and paving contractors in the United States. NAPA is the only association that exclusively represents the interests of the asphalt pavement producer/contractor on the national level with Congress, government agencies and other national trade and business organizations.
NAPA supports an active research program designed to improve the quality of asphalt pavements and paving technologies used in the construction of roads, streets, highways, parking lots, airports, environmental and recreational facilities.
The association provides technical, educational and marketing materials and information to its members; supplies product information to users and specifiers of paving materials; and conducts training courses.