The 2008 Annual Awards For Excellence In Concrete Pavement (Part II)

Staff | September 28, 2010

The Missouri/Kansas Chapter of the ACPA honored exceptional concrete pavement professionals at the 28th Annual Portland Cement Concrete Pavement Conference & Annual Back to Basics Seminar on February 26 – 28, 2008, in Kansas City, Missouri. The awards program encourages high-quality workmanship in every concrete pavement project and serves as a forum for sharing information about highly successful projects.

The awards program recognizes contractors, engineers and project owners who completed outstanding projects in 2007. The following are the remaining 2008 award winners (see the April 28 issue of Midwest Contractor and check Construction Digest issues for Eastern Missouri honorees):

Commercial Service & Military Airports, Kansas

Construction of Taxiways L, L-1, Compass Pad & Apron, and extension of Taxiways H & H-1, Wichita Mid-Continent Airport

Joe Edmundson, Professional Engineering Consultants; Don Dearmont, Wichita Airport Authority; Steve Trotter, Cornejo & Sons, Inc.; Glenn Helm, FAA; and Bill Wenger, Cornejo & Sons, Inc.

Concrete Pavement Restoration, Kansas

K96 DBR & Diamond Grinding Project in Wichita, Kan.

Joe Bryant and Bud Bryant, Bryant & Bryant Construction and John Roberts, International Grooving & Grinding Association

Divided Highways (rural), Kansas

US-69 Reconstruction, Bourbon/Linn counties

Brad Pohlmeier, Koss Construction Company; Mike Gengler, Kansas Department of Transportation; Joel Buffington, Burns & McDonnell; and Robert Kennedy, Koss Construction Company. Front Row: Kirby Barrett, TranSystems Corporation; Jerod Kelly, Kansas Department of Transportation; Kim Curry, Burns & McDonnell; and Jim Dietzel, Kansas Department of Transportation

Industrial Road, Kansas

Sand Creek Road & Montana Road Intersection Reconstruction, city of Ottawa/Franklin County

Hal Hanrahan, Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc.; Jerry Claude, Cook, Flatt & Strobel; Rob Genge, Penny’s Concrete, Inc.; Richard Meinstedt, city manager, Ottawa; and Andy Haney, city of Ottawa PWD 

Municipal Streets & Intersections (>30,000 sq yd), Kansas

Kasold Drive Reconstruction, 22nd Street to Bob Billings Parkway, city of Lawrence

Ron Bluhm, Component Systems; Dan Haake, Haake Foundations; Marvin Allen Jr., Permanent Paving, Inc.; Ed McNeive, city of Lawrence; and Dane Martin, Bartlett & West. Nathan Bergman, Bartlett & West; Cory Claxton, Penny’s Concrete, Inc.; Brandon Boyd, R.D. Johnson; and Joe Caldwell, Bartlett & West

Municipal Streets & Intersections (<30,000 sq yd), Kansas

Pawnee Avenue Improvements, Palisade to Broadway, city of Wichita

Chris Young, Young & Associates; Garrett Glaser, city of Wichita; and Chris Holden and Gale Gwennap, Pavers, Inc.

Municipal Streets & Intersections (>30,000 sq yd), Missouri

Downtown Street Reconstruction & Streetscaping, city of Lee’s Summit

Jerry Smith, City of Lee’s Summit; Scott Cogan, HNTB Corporation; Jim Jauernig, Geiger Ready-Mix; and Stewart Sanchez and James Bledsoe, Jessie’s Quality Concrete