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CalCIMA Accepting Papers for
2014 Conference

For Immediate Release                                                         
April 24, 2014             

Nov. 2 – 5, 2014, Paradise Point Island Resort, San Diego

The California Construction and Industrial Materials Association (CalCIMA) announces that it is accepting papers for its 2014 Education Conference.   
“The annual Education Conference provides a time for industry members in California to learn about trends in industry and government affecting their business,” said Stephanie Pridmore, manager of events and association services.
The conference addresses topics ranging from business operations and products to environment and safety regulation.  There is particular interest in talk proposals from vendors on equipment, technology, operations and safety.
Proposals to speak at the 2014 CalCIMA Education Conference should be submitted by June 2.  The application form is available on the CalCIMA website at
The 2014 Education Conference will be November 2-5 at the Paradise Point Island Resort in San Diego, California.
CalCIMA is a trade association for aggregate, industrial mineral, and ready mixed concrete producers. 
For more information about the conference, go to or contact Stephanie Pridmore at

American Concrete Institute Awards CalCIMA

3/24/2014 - The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has presented its Distinguished Achievement Award to the California Construction and Industrial Materials Association (CalCIMA). The award was presented at the ACI Spring 2014 Convention in Reno, Nevada, March 23.

The award is given to ACI nonmembers who have made notable contributions to the advancement of the concrete industry.  Pictured is ACI President Anne Rice presenting the award to CalCIMA President/CEO Gary Hambly. 

Read the full news release from ACI at


2013 Press Releases   
   Dec. 13, 2013 - 2013 Safety Awards
   Dec. 4, 2013 - Members Honored With Awards
   7/25/13 - Kerry Shapiro Named CalCIMA General Counsel  
   7/23/13 - Legislation Saves Over 100 Aggregate and Mineral Operations

2012 Press Releases
10/24/12 -  CalCIMA Safety Awards
   10/23/12 -  “CalCIMA Membership” - Spirit of the Industry Award  
   10/22/12 -  John Hecht, Sespe Consulting, Inc., - Associate of the Year
   10/16/12 -  Brian Anderson, Vulcan Materials - President’s Award

Previous members honored:
            Excellence in Safety Awards
            Member Recognition Awards 


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