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Contents Introduction .......................................................................................................................................................................... 1 In the Beginning… ..................................................................................................................................................... 2 Post-World War II–Precedents and Inspiration from Germany and The Netherlands .................. 2 Late 1960s to the Late 1970s– Technology Transfer to the New World ......................................................................................... 5 Industry Development in the United States ...................................................................... 10 First Industry Association................................................................................................................................................. 10 1980 to the Early 1990s–Demonstrating Paver Performance and Functionality ............................................................................................................ 11 Reaching the Residential Market via Home Center Stores, Dealer Networks and Contractors.............................................................................................................................................. 13 Emergence of Other Industry Groups...................................................................................................................... 15 Genesis of the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) ......... 22 National Product Standards .......................................................................................................................................... 26 Contractor Training.............................................................................................................................................................. 26 1994–Industry Magazine Started................................................................................................................................ 27 1998–Transition to Association Management by Bostrom Corporation ........................................... 28 Industry Consolidation ..................................................................................................................................................... 28 The Rise of Permeable Pavement............................................................................................................................... 29 2000–ICPI Foundation........................................................................................................................................................ 29 2004–ICPI Director of Engineering Hired............................................................................................................... 30 2007–Hardscape North America................................................................................................................................. 31 2007–Transition to Self-management...................................................................................................................... 31 2008–Increasing National Advocacy........................................................................................................................ 31 2010–ASCE Releases National Design Standard for Interlocking Concrete Pavement............. 32 2012–ICPI Logo Refreshed and Rebranded.......................................................................................................... 32 2013–Office Condo Purchase ...................................................................................................................................... 32 2014–ICPI Celebrates 20 years in New Orleans.................................................................................................. 33 2016–Largest PICP Project for Atlanta’s streets................................................................................................... 33 2018–Workforce Development.................................................................................................................................... 34 Looking Back with Appreciation and Forward with Anticipation on the Industry’s Future ......................................................................................... 35 Conclusion................................................................................................................................................................................. 35 Acknowledgements .................................................................................................................................................... 36 © 2019 Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute