SKOKIE, Ill.--On April 29, the Portland Cement Association (PCA) recognized four cement terminals which had the best safety records in the United States. The companies were honored at PCA’s Spring Meeting in Chicago.
For U.S. operations, three categories of terminals, based on employee work hours, were considered for this prestigious award.
The terminals honored were:
Roanoke Cement Company, Front Royal, Va.—Less than 5,000 employee hours
St. Marys Cement Company, Marysville, Ohio—5,000 to 9,000 employee hours
St. Marys Cement Company, Manitowoc, Wis.—More than 9,000 employee hours
“Employees at these facilities work to continuously improve safety and health conditions and set high standards that promote safety and health protection throughout the year,” said Gregory Scott, PCA president and CEO.
This year the PCA the Logistic Committee reviewed the performance records for the hundreds of terminals the United States to select the ones with the best safety performance records.
Based in Washington, D.C., with offices in Skokie, Ill., the Portland Cement Association represents cement companies in the United States. It conducts market development, engineering, research, education, and public affairs programs. More information on PCA programs is available at www.cement.org.