Asphalt Testing Solutions

Asphalt Testing Solutions & Engineering Education

Asphalt Testing Solutions & Engineering offers a variety of educational opportunities to professionals and students interested in or involved with asphalt and pavement materials. Our team offers lunch and learn presentations, tours of our accredited asphalt lab and even help with science projects!

Visit our Industry Events page to see our scheduled presentations.

ATS Pavement Engineer helps student with science project

Asphalt Testing and Production Tours

Asphalt Testing Solutions & Engineering is located on Duval Asphalt’s (asphalt contractor) production site.  When requesting to visit our accredited asphalt lab, you are also welcome to tour Duval Asphalt’s plant.  A full tour consists of a walkthrough the plant, the asphalt quality control lab, binder testing lab and asphalt performance testing lab.  For more information or to reserve your spot, complete the form below and select tour under “Select Class.”

Lunch & Learn

Asphalt Testing Solutions & Engineering offers free presentations to associations and companies throughout the state of Florida and throughout south Georgia.  Our professionals will travel to your location sharing their experience and knowledge covering relevant topics, techniques and trends in the asphalt and pavement materials industry.  Our most popular presentations are listed below, but we can customize any presentation to best fit the needs of your employees or members.  We will, of course, provide breakfast or lunch!

Available Classes

The Future of Balanced Mix Design (BMD) & Asphalt Performance Testing

Mixture & Binder Additives - What Are They and Do I Need Them?

Pavement Preservation - A Facelift for Pavements

QC & QA Basics and Importance

The Evolution and Changes of Superpave Asphalt

100% RAP Roads - Truth or Dare

To schedule a class or for more information, complete the form below.



Steve McReynolds, ATS Director of Operations, has presented on numerous subjects in the asphalt industry. With 19 years of industry knowledge and experience Steve is considered the “Asphalt Technical Expert” among peers.

His broad spectrum of construction knowledge (Threshold Engineering Inspection, Construction Site Environmental Inspection and CMEC Certified Concrete Cylinder Compression Strength) and extensive application of project specification requirements) proves valuable when addressing questions about compliance regarding state and local government regulations.

Steve’s classes: Pavement Preservation, QC & QA Basics and Importance, The Evolution and Changes of Superpave Asphalt.


Tanya Nash, P.E., ATS Pavement Engineer, is nationally known for her dedication and
contributions to the industry and a valuable resource to industry peers. Tanya has served on many state and national committees and research projects expanding her knowledge in asphalt properties and characteristics. Tanya’s experience to the vast uses and challenges of asphalt pavements and products worldwide along with her technical insight paired with her experience in research and field operations adds to her credibility among industry professionals.

Tanya’s classes: Pavement Preservation, Mixture & Binder Additives, The Future of Balanced Mix Design & Performance Testing, The Evolution and Changes of Superpave Asphalt, 100% RAP Roads.


Rhonda Hale, ATS Lab Manager, has over 19 years of industry experience from the Florida DOT and is a valuable asset regarding innovation of processes, procedures and techniques. Her labs consistently exceed the required level of efficiency due to her management of proper accreditations and equipment calibrations. Rhonda has a passion for educating and sharing/exchanging ideas with industry professionals.

Rhonda’s classes: QC & QA Basics and Importance