NRMCA HONORS JACK B. PARSON COMPANIES FOR PRODUCER EXCELLENCE IN QUALITY
August 15, 2011
OGDEN, Utah – The National Ready Mix Concrete Association (NRMCA) recently announced that Jack B. Parson Companies (JBP), one of the state’s largest ready mix concrete, asphalt and construction materials suppliers, will be a recipient of the 2011 Producer Excellence in Quality Award. The award will be presented to JBP at the NRMCA ConcreteWorks and Board of Directors Meeting in San Diego, Calif., on Sept. 26.
According to the NRMCA, the criteria for this award were established by the NRMCA’s Research Engineering and Standards (RES) Committee to recognize quality initiatives of its member companies.
The RES committee critiqued companies on their performance in the following seven areas:
- Management commitment and decision making process
- Customer focus
- Human resources
- Production facilities and equipment
- Materials management and testing
- Specification review and mixture design
- Measurement analysis and improvement.
In a letter addressed to the committee, JBP President Bob Rowberry said, “We take great pride in establishing a quality control system that ensures our concrete meets the highest standards in the industry. We believe our quality control program is second to none, and we are the only company that houses such an outstanding internal quality control program in the state of Utah.”