Green building advisory network enlists U.S. Concrete

Sources: U.S. Concrete, Inc., Houston; CP staff

U.S. Concrete has joined the by-invitation-only Regenerative Network, a national group of green building product sources and service providers dedicated to advancing the best practices and innovative solutions for the commercial market.

RN facilitates strategic business relationships between its manufacturers and suppliers (Members) and architects, engineers, contractors, real estate developers and portfolio owners (Affiliates). As exclusive ready-mix concrete supplier, U.S. Concrete brings RN expertise in sustainability practices and a solid track record of reducing carbon footprints through its high-performance, low-CO2, concrete products and mix designs—all under the EF Technology brand.

“U.S. Concrete recognizes the inherent value in aggressively supporting sustainable construction and green building initiatives through environmentally responsible, high-performance products and operations,” says Vice President of Sales and Marketing Wally Johnson, adding that RN is an action-oriented organization with an impressive group of companies aimed at growing the green building industry.

“The Network is committed to accelerating business development for members by facilitating profitable business relationships with building designers and specifiers. We bring together companies that have demonstrated their commitment to addressing the environmental challenges in the built environment through disruptive technologies,” says RN Founder and CEO David Gottfried. “U.S. Concrete will be an outstanding resource for our members and affiliates—providing them tangible solutions for significantly reducing the embodied energy in their building[s].”

Through its operating companies in the Mid-Atlantic, Texas and California markets, U.S. Concrete offers multiple points of service. The company has established a national lab, USC Technologies, Inc., to further pursue concrete advancements. Through in-house research and collaboration with academic and industrial institutions, U.S. Concrete is committed to driving the creation of cost-effective, high performance concrete solutions.