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Knowledge is Power

Hotmix University – Louisville, Ky

HU 2022 Dates:

Hotmix U: Managers Exchange: January 16 – 19, 2022
Hotmix U: Operators Course: February 6 – 9, 2022 *Registration closed. Class capacity met.
Hotmix U: Operators Course: February 20 – 23, 2022 *Registration closed. Class capacity met.

Learn from the Best in the Industry

The best and most experienced asphalt professionals in the industry are ready to lead you and your team at Hotmix University, Just a few days spent with our experienced team will help your plants operation immensely. You’ll learn about the latest technology in the asphalt industry and the best ways to get most out of your plant.

Which Course is Right For You?

Plant Managers

PLANT MANAGERS are interested in making their plants run better yet they also want to reinforce how to run their plants more profitably (the business perspective); the why’s and not just the how’s.

So our Managers Exchange will include some business-focused sessions including “Operations Overview” and “ROI” (Return on Investment).


  • Hotmix Asphalt Industry changes and trends which require Plant Response/Modifications.
  • Tuning Plant Asphalt Automation to achieve 100% End Results and Project Bonus Pay.
  • Importance of Combustion and Air Systems to Achieve Production Rates.
  • Benchmarking and Measuring Plant Performance.

Discussion Leaders:

Our Hotmix University Managers Exchange features a number of specialists with 1525, and even 40 years of experience owning and operating plants, designing and servicing plant components, and managing entire production facilities.

Plant Operators

PLANT OPERATORS will invest half of their course time at our fabrication/refurbishing shops and yards around various equipment/components/parts for interactive demonstrations and on-site classes.

The other half of the course time will be invested in learning via classroom-style presentations and peer discussions in the hotel conference room.


  • Specifies where the Hotmix Asphalt Plant fits into the entire business operation including the management of aggregates, liquid A.C., paving, and quality control.
  • Drying Systems: Alignments, lighting, and troubleshooting.
  • Slats & Silo System monitoring and wear-reduction.
  • Plant Automation and Multiple Liquid Blending.

Discussion Leaders:

Our Hotmix University operators “Plantology” Course features common sense hands-on techniques and acknowledged industry leaders – many of whom have helped to design, build, install, and successfully run asphalt plants in many regions of North America.

What Participants Have to Say:

“Most people never get access to this type of training. It would be helpful for everyone. Thanks for everything, great experience.”

“If I were to rate my experience at HU on a scale from 1-10, I would give it a 13! I was impressed with the presentations and the speakers, especially Steve, Chris, Gregg and Buck.”

“We will absolutely be sending more delegates next year to your Operator training.”

“It was great meeting new people in the industry. Our team appreciated this opportunity to learn from their experiences and incorporate the best ideas into our own organization.”

“Your plant maintenance checklists are valuable toward helping me reduce downtime.”

“I would definitely recommend that all plant operators attend this event.”

“The presentation on veiling in drums/dryers was very informative and helpful for us.”

“Gaining insights into the direction the hotmix industry is heading with new technologies will surely help us compete and excel in our markets.”

“The presenters and staff were all very open, knowledgeable and experienced. What’s to improve?”

“Ways to make our plant run more efficiently (like sealing up air gaps) was most valuable for us.”

“It was valuable for us to establish new contacts with your product experts and other plant managers around the nation. It is always quite helpful to have such relationships with folks you can rely on.”

Contact Us:

Toll Free: (800) 826-0223

Phone: (502) 245-1977

Fax: (502) 244-4046

Email: [email protected]