Tag: Awards

Aubrie Vivant Announced as Cemstone 2021 Scholarship Recipient

Cemstone, the Midwest’s leader in high-performance concrete, announces the 2021 Cemstone Companies Scholarship recipient, Aubrie Vivant, of Milaca, Minn. Vivant will be attending Minnesota State University, located in Moorhead, Minn. and plans to major in Film Production with an interest in Marketing. The Cemstone Companies Scholarship Fund was established in […]

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CRSI’s David Shepherd Awarded at American Concrete Institute Convention

The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute announces their Midwest Region Manager, David Shepherd, AIA, has received the Concrete Sustainability Award by The American Concrete Institute (ACI). He was selected for the recognition for his “…exemplary achievement, groundbreaking research, and service to ACI and the concrete industry.” In his role at CRSI […]

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PCA Commends 2020 EPA Energy Star Certified Cement Manufacturing Plants

The Portland Cement Association (PCA), representing America’s Cement Manufacturers, applauds the 13 cement plants awarded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Energy Star certification for superior energy performance in 2020. The Energy Star certified cement manufacturing plants are certified U.S. plants that achieve energy performance in the top 25% of […]


American Concrete Institute Honors Outstanding Contributions to the Industry

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is pleased to recognize several professionals, groups, and also companies for both their outstanding contributions and dedication to ACI and the concrete industry. The 2021 honorees also include the induction of Honorary Members, ACI’s highest honor, which recognizes persons of eminence in the field of […]

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Why bother with competitions?
Award winners reap much more than praise

The decorative concrete industry continues to evolve. Subsequently, it’s exciting to see where it started and imagine where it’s headed. However, contractors often overlook one of our industry’s under-utilized evolutions — an array of gainful awards available when entering decorative concrete competitions. Many decorative concrete manufacturers have specific industry awards […]