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CEMEX wins ARPA Community Excellence Award in Arizona

Date published: July 20, 2015

CEMEX wins 2014-2015 ARPA Community Excellence Award

The Arizona Rock Products Association has bestowed its Community Excellence Award on a CEMEX plant for the third year in a row, this time going to the Coolidge Aggregate and Ready-Mix Plant. The award recognizes aggregate producers whose community involvement and support activities enhance the public’s perception and support of the aggregates industry.

CEMEX wins 2014-2015 ARPA Community Excellence Award

“This award highlights how CEMEX USA is building a better future for our communities in Arizona in every front, from applying best-in-class management practices in all our community outreach activities to having rigorous environmental compliance practices,” says Eric Wittmann, President of CEMEX USA West Region. “The Coolidge plant is to be commended for a job very well done, and I extend my sincere congratulations to the entire team.”

CEMEX wins 2014-2015 ARPA Community Excellence Award

Agustin Figueroa, Environmental Director for the Arizona and Southern Nevada Region, credits the Coolidge employees’ dedication to excellent housekeeping and extensive involvement in both community outreach and industry support activities as the deciding factors in tipping the judges’ decision their way.

Prior to the Coolidge Plant, the 7th Street Ready Mix Plant won the award in 2013 and the West Aggregates & Ready Mix Plant took home the honor in 2014.

CEMEX wins 2014-2015 ARPA Community Excellence Award

CEMEX Coolidge Plant receives ARPA Community Excellence Award
Left to right: Brad Belt - ARPA Board of Directors Chairman, Agustin Figueroa - CEMEX AZ/S. NV Environmental Director, & Dan Duffy - ARPA Community Relations Manager

CEMEX is a global building materials company that provides high quality products and reliable service to customers and communities in more than 50 countries. CEMEX has a rich history of improving the well-being of those it serves through innovative building solutions, efficiency advancements, and efforts to promote a sustainable future.