Paver Screed Operation and Adjustment

Objective: To teach persons, with responsibility or interest in, the principles of operation of the paver, maintenance, mechanical adjustments, screed set-up, and screed running adjustments to ensure paving quality.

Who should attend: Any individual with interest in or responsible for, preparation, start up and running adjustment of current Volvo offered pavers & screeds

Duration: 3 Days

Course location: Chambersburg, PA and Phoenix, AZ


  1. Paving safety
  2. Screed operation principles
  3. Machine preparation
  4. Automatic auger/conveyor sensor installation
  5. Mat defect identification and correction
  6. Paver screed adjustment and set-up
  7. Hands-on set-up of screed components
  8. Screed heating and components
  9. Managing material through the paver
  10. Screed maintenance
Paver Screed Adjustments