ProVAL News

ProVAL 3.61.32 Released

Various fixes. Changes are listed in the Release Notes and also provided below.

Download ProVAL 3.61.32

File Import

  • Fix: Texas PRO files with a letter suffix in the beginning reference marker could not be imported.


  • Fix: Crash if the lead-in and lead-out caused all of the profile to be removed.
  • Fix: Changes to the file caused the Report button to be enabled, leading to a crash if pressed.

Analysis – Profiler Certification

  • Fix: The detailed section for the PDF report was not shown for the left profiles.


  • Fix: Crash if no “Open File” was pressed but no files were selected.

ProVAL + ICDM-Veta Workshops in IL, May 14-17, 2019

It is a golden opportunity to learn both ProVAL and ICDM-Veta at the same location! Well, you can also choose either one. ProVAL-Pavement Smoothness workshops and Intelligent Construction Data Management-Veta workshops will be held back-to-back in IL from May 14 to 17, 2019. The schedule and locations are as follows:

May 14 (Tuesday) IC-Veta workshop in Chicago, IL
May 15 (Wednesday) ProVAL workshop in Chicago, IL
May 16 (Thursday) ProVAL workshop in Springfield, IL
May 17 (Friday) IC-Veta workshop in Springfield, IL

The seats for the workshops are limited and available at first-come-first basis. The registration information is as follows and the registration form can be downloaded here:

2019 ProVAL Workshop Schedule Updated

The 2019 ProVAL Workshop Schedule is updated. The upcoming workshops include:

February 20, 2019 Little Rock, AR- Inivitation by : ARDOT

March 5, 2019 Salt Lake City, UT – Invitation by : UDOT

April 8, 2019 Sacramento, CA- Register via : CalAPA

April 19, 2019 Sapporo, Japan – Register via JRPUG conference

May, 2019 TBA, IL, USA TBA

Download ‘The ProVAL Game’ App and Win Up To $500

Download ‘The ProVAL Game’ App and Win Up To $500

Drive the Transtec grinder over high spots to maximize pavement smoothness in The ProVAL Game app for your phone. Click here to download the app for your iOS or Android phone, or search for ‘The ProVAL Game’ in the App Store or Google Play. The Transtec Group developed The ProVAL Game for promotion.

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How to Win

Win real prizes by earning a top score by January 17, 2019 at 11:59 pm EST.

  • First place: 2 Transtec pens and $500!
  • Second place: 1 Transtec pen and $250!
  • Third place: 1 pen refill and $100!

To enter, tap the share button on the game over or pause screen and email a screenshot with your score to

Highest scores are always saved in the app, so users do not need to share every score earned and can submit the highest score at any point within the contest period.

Tap the share button to email your score and enter the contest. You highest score is always saved in the game.

Users can submit as many scores as they like but are only eligible to win one prize per household, regardless of how many top scores they have.

Click here or scroll down to see the complete terms and conditions.


Click here to see the leaderboard.

How to Play

Hold and drag to move the profiler van from side to side. Earn points by driving over high spots to grind them. The game ends if you crash into a cone, light pole, or barrier.

Hold and drag to move the profiler van from side to side. Earn points by driving over high spots to grind them. The game ends if you crash into a cone, light pole, or barrier.

About ProVAL

ProVAL (Profile Viewing and Analysis) is the world’s industry standard engineering software application for viewing and analyzing pavement profiles. It is easy to use, yet powerful enough to perform many types of profile analyses. To learn more about ProVAL and download the computer software for free, visit

Logo for the pavement viewing software, ProVAL.

About Transtec

The Transtec Group engineers pavements that reduce cost, increase performance, accelerate schedules, and protect owners from risk.  Transtec creates practical research tools like ProVAL, Veta, and HIPERPAV, and has engineered innovative real-world pavement for over $50 billion worth of pavement projects worldwide.   Transtec services include pavement engineering, pavement research, pavement testing, pavement construction support, and the creation of new pavement software and hardware tools.  Transtec is a minority-owned small business based in Austin, Texas, USA.

Terms and Conditions

  • From within The ProVAL Game app, you must email your score, including the screenshot, to to be eligible to win.
  • Submitted scores are eligible to win prizes until 11:59 pm EST on January 17, 2019.
  • Must be at least 18 years old to win.
  • Employees and family members of The Transtec Group are not eligible to win.
  • No purchases are necessary.
  • Users can submit as many scores as they like but are only eligible to win one prize per household, regardless of how many top scores they have.
  • In the event of a score tie, the highest scores submitted will be randomly chosen to win each place. No prizes will be split and only three prizes will be given out regardless of the number of high scores.
    • Example 1: User 1 scores 500, users 2 scores 500, user 3 scores 500, and user 4 cores 450. Users 1, 2, and 3 will be randomly selected to win the first, second, and third place prizes.
    • Example 2: User 1 scores 520, user 2 scores 520, user 3 scores 430, and user 4 scores 400. Users 1 and 2 will be randomly chosen to win first and second place. User 3 will win third place.
  • Winners will be contacted by email to claim their prize. Winners have one week (7 days) from the date of first contact to claim their prize. If a winner does not claim their prize within one week, Transtec will give the prize to the next winner.
  • By submitting your score through email, you consent to have that email added to the Transtec email list. One-click unsubscribe at any time.
  • The Transtec Group and The ProVAL Game App are in no way affiliated with the Transportation Research Board.
  • The Transtec Group is the sole promoter of this contest. This contest is not affiliated with any third parties, including but not limited to the Apple App Store, Google Play, TRB, or any social networks.

First Japanese RPUG – Abstracts due on Jan. 25, 2019

The first Japanese Road Profile Users Group (JRPUG) meeting will be held on April 19, 2019 in Sapporo, Japan. Dr. Robert O. Rasmussen of Transtec Group will deliver a keynote speech on “State-of-the-Art Pavement Surface Characteristic technologies”. Dr. George K. Chang of Transtec Group will present how RPUG promotes innovation promoted through the three decades of RPUG meetings. Dr. Chang will also teach a ProVAL workshop onsite. The due date for abstracts of presentation is on January 25, 2019. Check out the flyer for further details.