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Ash Grove Cement recognised by Wildlife Habitat Council, USA

08 May 2015, Published under Cement News

Ash Grove Cement Company announced that two of its cement manufacturing plants received Wildlife Habitat Council certifications. The Midlothian (TX) cement manufacturing plant was granted Corporate Lands for Learning (SM) certification for its wildlife habitat that offers experiential learning opportunities to youth, the community and wildlife professionals. The Foreman, Arkansas, cement manufacturing plant was granted Wildlife at Work recertification for its efforts to create, conserve a...

Ash Grove announces new Chanute plant manager

11 December 2014, Published under Cement News

Ash Grove Cement Company announced Alan C Finch as the new plant manager of its Chanute works in Kansas, USA, effective immediately. “We are pleased that Alan will assume the leadership role of our Chanute plant. This plant opened in 1908 and is the longest running plant in our fleet of eight plants in the United States,” said Mike Hrizuk, senior vice president of manufacturing. “We are eager to introduce Alan to the employees and community.” Finch has a 17-year career in the cement indust...

Ash Grove announces new president and COO

18 August 2014, Published under Cement News

Ash Grove Cement Company’s board of directors announced the promotion of J Randall Vance to president and chief operating officer, effective immediately. Vance, who served three years as senior vice president of administration and chief financial officer, assumes responsibility for manufacturing and sales of the company’s cement operations, as well as continuing to lead its finance, accounting, risk management, information technology and human resources departments. “Since joining Ash Grov...

Ash Grove appoints Midwest VP of Manufacturing, USA

19 July 2013, Published under Cement News

Ash Grove Cement Company announced that Stuart E. Tomlinson is joining the company as its vice president of Manufacturing for the Midwest region and will be based in the company’s head office in Overland Park, Kansas, USA. Mr Tomlinson will join Ash Grove on 15 August. The current vice president of manufacturing – Midwest region, Edwin Pierce, retires effective 31 December. “Stu is a cement industry veteran, and he possesses more than three decades of experience. He is an industry leader a...