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CALPORTLAND RILLITO, AZ CEMENT PLANT EARNS EPA’S ENERGY STAR CERTIFICATION FOR SUPERIOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

December 10th, 2019|Blog, Corporate|

December 9, 2019, Glendora, CA  CalPortland® is proud to announce that the company’s Rillito, AZ cement plant has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR® certification.  Facility Certification signifies that the industrial plant [...]

CALPORTLAND AND MDAQMD TEAM FOR MORE AIR QUALITY IMPROVEMENTS

November 21st, 2019|Blog, Corporate|

Oro Grande, CA, November 14, 2019 - CalPortland announces additional implementation of modern-technology industrial “low-emission” equipment at the Oro Grande cement plant following the commissioning of the new cement finish mill and loadout facilities in [...]

CALPORTLAND RECEIVES GRAND AWARD AT WASHINGTON CONCRETE AND AGGREGATES ASSOCIATION EXCELLENCE IN CONCRETE AWARDS

October 1st, 2019|Blog, Corporate|

Seattle, WA October 1, 2019 - The Washington Aggregates and Concrete Association (WACA) presented the “Grand Award” to CalPortland for its work on the Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program SR-99 Tunnel. The award was made [...]

CALPORTLAND MEETS ENERGY INTENSITY REDUCTION GOAL IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY’S BETTER PLANTS PROGRAM

September 26th, 2019|Blog, Corporate|

Washington, DC   September 26, 2019 –  The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognized Better Plants partner CalPortland Company (CalPortland) for achieving their energy intensity reduction goal of 28% since 2010. As part of DOE’s Better [...]

CONCRETE BUILDINGS, PAVEMENTS AND STRUCTURES FUNCTION AS STOREHOUSES OF ATMOSPHERIC CARBON

June 26th, 2019|Blog, Corporate|

Glendora, CA, June 26, 2019 – Concrete buildings, pavements and structures are silently absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. It appears to such a degree that the built environment represents one of the world’s largest [...]