Road to success paved with scrap tires?
Russell Schnormeier has spent 30 years in the highway paving field, the last three-and-a-half as technical director of the Asphalt Rubber Producers Group in Phoenix. Before that he worked 17 years as paving materials engineer for the city of Phoenix during a time when the concept of asphalt was being developed.
Previously, he had worked as a highway paving consultant in South America and with the Wyoming Highway Department's materials section.
Schnormeier is presently considering opening a private paving consulting office in Phoenix with emphasis on asphalt paving applications.
Though Russell Schnormeier believes a large portion of the solution to scrap tire disposal is already available, he thinks the problem will …