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THREE CALPORTLAND® READY MIX PLANTS ACHIEVE ENERGY STAR® CHALLENGE FOR INDUSTRY

2018-11-16T13:00:15+00:00November 16th, 2018|

November 16, 2018, Glendora, CA –  CalPortland is proud to announce that three ready mixed concrete plants have achieved the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry.  These facilities have worked diligently to reduce their respective energy intensities by dramatically exceeding the minimum energy reduction requirement of 10% established by the program. By [...]

CATALINA PACIFIC®, A CALPORTLAND® COMPANY, CNG MIXER FLEET SELECTED AS TOP 25 GREEN FLEET 2018

2018-11-15T07:52:20+00:00November 15th, 2018|

November 15, 2018 - Glendora, CA -  Catalina Pacific®, a CalPortland® Company, was selected by Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT) as one of the nation’s “Top 25 Green Fleets for 2018”.  Catalina Pacific® commissioned 118 new “Near-Zero Emission” CNG/RNG powered concrete mixer trucks that were placed into operation in the fourth quarter of 2017.  In the HDT [...]

CALPORTLAND® RILLITO AND ORO GRANDE CEMENT PLANTS EARN EPA ENERGY STAR® CERTIFICATIONS FOR SUPERIOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

2018-09-24T16:16:51+00:00September 24th, 2018|

September 24, 2018, Glendora, CA – CalPortland® is proud to announce that the company’s Rillito, AZ and Oro Grande, CA cement plants have earned U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ENERGY STAR® certifications for 2018. ENERGY STAR plant certifications signify that these two cement plants perform in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for [...]

CALPORTLAND® WELCOMES KERRI L. LEININGER AS VICE PRESIDENT GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

2018-05-28T21:20:06+00:00May 28th, 2018|

Glendora, CA, May 29, 2018 – CalPortland is pleased to announce that Kerri L. Leininger has joined the company as vice president of government relations. Ms. Leininger will be located in Washington, D.C. and will monitor and lobby advocacy issues at the state and federal level. Ms. Leininger joins CalPortland after almost 14 years of [...]

CALPORTLAND® RECEIVES 2018 ENERGY STAR® PARTNER OF THE YEAR – SUSTAINED EXCELLENCE AWARD

2018-05-25T08:28:30+00:00April 25th, 2018|

CalPortland recognized for its sustained leadership to protect the environment April 25, 2018, Glendora, CA – CalPortland® is proud to announce that it has received the 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR. This prestigious award was presented to CalPortland at a ceremony in [...]

CEMENT INDUSTRY HONORS PLANT SAFETY

2018-04-24T13:46:10+00:00April 24th, 2018|

PCA Announces 2018 Chairman’s Safety Performance Award Winners April 24, 2018, WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Portland Cement Association (PCA) announced the winners of the Chairman’s Safety Performance Awards, which recognize outstanding safety performance in the manufacturing of portland cement, the core ingredient used in all forms of concrete. Presented at the 2018 Cement and Concrete [...]

CEMENT INDUSTRY RECOGNIZES LEADING ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDS

2018-05-24T14:56:18+00:00April 24th, 2018|

PCA Announces 2018 Energy and Environment Award Winners April 24, 2018, WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Portland Cement Association (PCA) today announced the winners of the 2018 Energy and Environment (E&E) Awards, recognizing outstanding environmental and community relations efforts that go above and beyond what is required. Submissions from plants across the U.S. were evaluated and [...]

CALPORTLAND® EARNS 2018 ENERGY STAR® PARTNER OF THE YEAR – SUSTAINED EXCELLENCE AWARD

2018-05-24T14:56:18+00:00April 2nd, 2018|

CalPortland® recognized for its sustained leadership to protect the environment Glendora, CA, April 2, 2018 – CalPortland® is proud to announce that it has been awarded the 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR. CalPortland’s accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental [...]

EPA Announces 2017 ENERGY STAR® Certified Manufacturing Plants

2018-05-24T14:56:18+00:00March 27th, 2018|

WASHINGTON (March 27, 2018) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that 93 manufacturing plants earned ENERGY STAR certification for their superior energy performance in 2017. Together, these plants reduced their energy bills by almost $340 million, saved more than 60 trillion British thermal units (TBtu) of energy, and achieved broad emissions reductions, including 4 [...]

2017 FINAL TAX LEGISLATION WILL REDUCE RATES FOR CONSTRUCTION FIRMS, SPUR ECONOMIC GROWTH

2018-02-06T14:41:52+00:00February 6th, 2018|

OPTIMISM FOR THE FUTURE OF THE CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS INDUSTRY Glendora, CA  – President Trump and Congress have delivered on their promise to provide tax reform that will empower American companies as they compete in the world economy.  The President officially signed the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" into law on Dec. 22, 2017. Strengthening economic [...]