January 15, 2015
Our Third Annual Meeting and Awards Program Luncheon was held on January 15, 2015 at the Baldwin It was a great success. We gave out 2 Concrete Awards & had 2 students to present their research papers to out chapter.
Coreslab Structures (ARK), Inc. won in the the category of “Project Under $6 million Contract Value”. Their project was the Ouachita School District P.E. Building/FEMA Shelter in Donaldson, AR.
Olympus Construction, Inc. won in the category of “Project Over $6 million Contract Value”. Their project was the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in Birdseye, AR.
Congratulations to both winners!
Our 2 students who presented papers in the Student Competition were Canh Dang(winner) and Alberto Ramirez Garcia(runner-up).
Canh Dang, Our Student Competition Winner
Alberto Ramirez Garcia, Our Student Competition runner-up
Alberto Ramirez Garcia & Canh Dang with their Professor, Dr. Micah Hale, U of A
Also at this meeting we installed our Board Members for 2015. They are the following:
Past President: Greg Campbell, Ash Grove Cement
President: Bryan Powers, Concrete Consultant
Vice President: Jeff Copeland, BASF
Secretary/Treasurer: Linda Weaver, Webco Mining, Inc.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Larry Jones, Baldwin & Shell Construction
Frances Griffith, CCFTT, U of A Fayetteville
Mark Littrell, Cromwell Architects & Engineers
Rita Madison, ARMCA
Steve Horton, Razorback Concrete
Casey Jones, Material Testing of Arkansas
Thank you to all those who attended. It was a great meeting! To all our members, get ready for a great year! We have a lot in store for you!