December 9, 2014
Individuals, Plants, and Companies Honored
Sacramento. The California Construction & Industrial Materials Association (CalCIMA) announces the recipients of its 2014 safety and member recognition awards.
“These awards honor companies, plants, and individuals for initiatives to make the workplace safer and improve the industry,” said Gary Hambly, President & CEO of CalCIMA.
“The safety awards recognize both the combined efforts of workers and management as well as the outstanding contributions of individuals,” said Hambly.
“The member recognition awards celebrate achievements to advance CalCIMA’s legislative, association, and education goals,” said Hambly.
These are the 2014 CalCIMA award winners:
Outstanding Safety Leadership Awards - individuals
Paulo Machado -
Batchman – CEMEX’s Modesto Ready Mix Plant
Gary Andrade -
Plant Operator & Mechanic – Graniterock’s Southside Sand & Gravel
Excellence in Safety Awards – mines and plants
Graniterock’s Southside Sand & Gravel
Lehigh Hanson’s Clayton Quarry
Lhoist’s Natividad plant
Lehigh Southwest Cement’s Tehachapi Plant
CalPortland’s Live Oak Ready Mix Plant &
Lehigh Hanson’s Slaughterhouse Canyon RMC Batch Plant
Member Recognition Awards
Tom Powell – CEMEX
Leadership as CalCIMA Chair
Spirit of the Industry Award
Mike Donovan – Central Concrete Supply Co., Inc.
Don Vivant – Sully-Miller/United Rock Products
Leadership on returned plastic concrete specification
Benjamin J. Licari Award
John Hecht – Sespe Consulting, Inc.
Leadership with Associate Members activities
Associate Member Award
Bill Campbell – Applied Industrial Technologies
Leadership in organizing operations topics at conferences
Special Recognition Award
Conestoga-Rovers & Associates, Inc.
Golder Associates, Inc.
Haley & Aldrich, Inc.
Hunton & Williams LLP
Katharine E. Wagner, Attorney
Sespe Consulting, Inc.
Stoel Rives LLP
Leadership in storm water training
The 2014 safety and member recognition awards were presented at the 2014 CalCIMA Education Conference in San Diego.
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.
Read the ACI release at http://www.concrete.org/News/NewsDetail.aspx?f=51686869
Prior press releases
12/9/14 - CalCIMA Presents 2014 Safety & Member Awards
4/24/14 - CalCIMA Accepting Papers for 2014 Education Conference
2/18/14 - CalCIMA Announces 2014 Spring Thaws
12/13/13 - 2013 Safety Awards
12/4/13 - Members Honored With Awards
7/25/13 - Kerry Shapiro Named CalCIMA General Counsel
7/23/13 - Legislation Saves Over 100 Aggregate and Mineral Operations
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
Award recipients - prior years
Excellence in Safety Awards
Member Recognition Awards
Contact: Charley Rea
(916) 554-1000, x103