NRMCA names Excellence in Quality Award winners

Source: National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Silver Spring, Md.

NRMCA has announced the recipients of its 2012 Excellence in Quality Awards competition. Winning producers have demonstrated that they followed and exceeded quality management principles over a range of activities from commitment to quality, materials management, managing production facilities, product quality control and maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction.

The criteria for this award was established by the association’s Research Engineering and Standards Committee to recognize the commitment to quality of member companies, which applied either as a single entity or a division within a company. The winners (listed below) will be honored on September 17 during the awards luncheon at NRMCA’s ConcreteWorks and Board of Directors’ Meeting in National Harbor, Md.

Category A (annual production exceeding 1 million cu. yd.):
ARGOS USA, Rmx – Area 1, Raleigh/Durham, N.C.
ARGOS USA, Rmx – Area 2, Statesville/Charlotte/Columbia, N.C.
ARGOS USA, Rmx – Area 4, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas
ARGOS USA, Rmx – Area 5, Houston, Texas
ARGOS USA, Rmx – Area 6, Little Rock, Ark.
Campbell Concrete & Materials, LLC, Houston, Texas
CEMEX Florida Division, Miami, Fla.
CEMEX Northern California Division, El Dorado Hills, Calif.
Cemstone Products Company, Mendota Heights, Minn.
GCC America U.S. Ready Mix & Aggregates, Denver, Colo.
Irving Materials Inc. imi South Division, Louisville, Ky.
Jack B. Parson Companies, an Oldcastle Company, Ogden, Utah
Tarmac America LLC North Central Region, Port Orange, Fla.
Tarmac America LLC Southern Region, Daytona Beach, Fla.


Category B (annual production from 250,000 to 1 million cu. yd.):
Bayou Concrete, LLC, Gulfport, Miss.
CEMEX Atlantic Division, Charlotte, N.C.
Chandler Concrete Co., Inc., Burlington, N.C.
Chaney Enterprises, Waldorf, Md.
Concrete Supply Co. Heritage Division, Charlotte, N.C.
Irving Materials Inc. imi Southwest Division, Evansville, Ind.
Irving Materials, Inc. imi Tennessee Division, Nashville, Tenn.
Preferred Materials, Inc., Oldcastle Southern Group, Bonita Springs, Fla.
Tarmac America LLC, West Coast Region, Venice, Fla.
Titan Virginia Ready-Mix LLC Northern Region, Sterling, Va.


Category C (annual production less than 250,000 cu. yd.):
Powhatan Ready Mix, Richmond, Va.
Titan Virginia Ready-Mix LLC Southern Virginia Division, Norfolk, Va.
Western Rock Products, Oldcastle Materials Mountain West Division, St. George, Utah