Author Archives: Brent Burwell

House T&I Committee Releases Surface Transportation Reauthorization Language

House T&I Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) today released the text of the much-anticipated surface transportation reauthorization, known as the INVEST in America Act, according to information provided by ACPA legislative consultants Ed Graber and Chad Bradley. This is a five-year, $494 billion package built largely on the framework he released in January. (Click here to download a pdf outline of the bill.)

June is Concrete Pavement Preservation Month!

ACPA in conjunction with CP Tech Center is hosting a series of three webinars in the month of June on the topic of Concrete Pavement Restoration. These webinars will all be held on Tuesdays at 12:00 noon (CST) The dates are: June 2nd, June 9th and June 16th. Space is limited so please register today.

To Register, please use the following link:

https://go.acpa.org/cp-tech-center-2020

Excellence in Concrete Paving Awards

ACPA is reminding members, affiliates and others that we are accepting submittals for the 31st annual “Excellence in Concrete Pavement” awards for projects completed in the calendar year 2019.

Our final deadline for submittals and edits is Friday, July 3, 2020.

ACPA is reminding members, affiliates and others that we are accepting submittals for the 31st annual “Excellence in Concrete Pavement” awards for projects completed in the calendar year 2019.

To submit your project for award consideration or to view complete program details, including eligibility requirements, please click here. Editing an existing project is optional for projects in the system.

Award winners will receive an invite to attend the 31st Annual Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards Banquet on Thursday, December 3rd at the OMNI Nashville Hotel. The banquet will be held during the ACPA 57th Annual Meeting.

ACPA is on Social Media!

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OK/AR Chapter ACPA 2020-2021 Board Members

Congratulations to all of our newly appointed 2020-2012 OK/AR Chapter Board of Directors!

Dana Todd                   Brownco Manufacturing – Chairwoman

Steve Wright               Craig & Keithline Consultants – First Vice Chairman

Bob Bivens                   Buzzi Unicem – Immediate Past Chair

Luke Stovall                Weaver-Bailey Contractors

Mike Lipps                   Duit Construction Company

Charles Schwarz        Schwarz Paving Company

Scott Middleton         Sherwood Construction

Todd Steelman           Allen Contracting

Gary Evans                  EST, Inc

Dale Baker                   Silicone Specialties

Brandon Abla             Dolese Brothers

Joe Bush                       Central Plains Cement

Art Paylor                   Ash Grove Cement

Tony Sorcic                 LafargeHolcim

Morgan James           Monarch Cement Company