We provide the paving contractor, operator, agency and industry personnel with the “important link” between equipment technology and industry applications. Our Operator courses / seminars are designed to improve an operator’s skills with both theory (classroom) and hands-on operation of Volvo Road Machinery equipment.
Classes will be held at the Road Institute in Chambersburg, PA The Customer Center Shippensburg, PA, and at our Road Institute West location in Phoenix, AZ.
We do not require that a student own or operate Volvo Road Machinery equipment as a prerequisite to attending training. We are interested only in providing the best operator training in the industry.
The Diamond Paving Commendation recognizes, through self-assessment, a company whose paving crews demonstrate best practices that result in excellent product quality and ensure safety.
Wayne has 27 years of experience in roles related to equipment service, system specification and training. In 1999, Wayne joined the road machinery business as a Technical Service Representative assisting dealers and customers with compaction products. In 2004, he joined the Road Institute® as the Compaction Training Specialist conducting operation and applications training for asphalt and soil compaction products.
Flemming has 42 years in the construction equipment industry and 26 years with paving specifically. He began working for a manufacturer, worked for a dealer and an end user. Most of his career was spent as a trainer and field product support representative. He joined Volvo and the GCD training group as a paver specialist in 2008 and recently joined the Road Institute® full time and focuses on paver operator and service training.
Gustavo has over than fifteen years of technical experience and a broad range of knowledge and skills around electronics and diesel engine software and hardware development. Since 2011, Gustavo served as Product Support Engineer for road machinery equipment in VCE Latin America and was located in Curitiba, Brazil. At the end of 2015, he took the position of Product Manager – Aftersales Competence Development. In this position, he will produce and deliver dealer technical training materials globally, covering Compaction and Shippensburg-produced Paving products.
Stan has worked for manufacturers of compaction and road building equipment since 1979, and has 35 years of factory and field experience with compaction equipment. He began working as a service representative for a compaction equipment manufacturer traveling extensively for new machine start-up, operator training and service training for dealers and customers and to solve problems in the field. Duties also included production of technical manuals and teaching of efficient operating methods and best practice techniques to improve quality of asphalt pavements. He joined Volvo and the GCD group in 2011 and has joined CST in 2015 and focuses on compaction and skid steer training.
Please find a list below of all of our course listings at Road Institute
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The Chambersburg Training Facility is located in Chambersburg, PA - Exit 20 off of I-81, Cumberland Valley Business Park.
The closest airports to Chambersburg, PA are:
Transportation between airport and hotel and to and from training is the responsibility of the student.
Recommended Hotels available near the Chambersburg facility:
Directions to the Road Institute:
The Volvo Customer Center is located at 200 Rowe Road, in Shippensburg, PA.
The closest airports to Shippensburg, PA are:
A favorable rate has been negotiated with the Shippen Place Hotel, 32 East King Street, Shippensburg, PA, Tel. 717-532-4141
Directions to the Training Facility: Address: 200 Rowe Road Shippensburg PA, 17257
Note: GPS can be used
The Phoenix Training Facility is located at 4323 E. Winslow Ave in Phoenix, AZ.
The closest airport is:
Recommended Hotels available near the Phoenix facility:
Directions from the Sky Harbor airport to the Drury Inn and Suites Phoenix-Airport is as follows:
Directions from the Drury Inn and Suites Phoenix-Airport to the Road Institute West / Arnold Machinery - Phoenix:
Directions from the Sky Harbor airport to the Holiday Inn and Suites Phoenix Airport is as follows:
Directions from the Holiday Inn and Suites Phoenix Airport to the Road Institute West / Arnold Machinery - Phoenix:
*Transportation between airport, hotel and training center is the responsibility of the student. However, arrangements can be made with the hotels listed above for shuttle service.