Mendota Heights, Minn. – December 2013 – Cemstone, an Upper Midwest leader in ready-mixed, engineered and architectural concrete, as well as aggregates, announced that Jacob Gave, P.E., has joined the company in the position of Civil Engineered Sales Representative. Gave will bring to Cemstone his experience as a Professional Engineer with a proven track record to our Civil Engineered Sales Divison.

“We are excited to have Jacob join the Cemstone sales team. His understanding of highway design and project delivery are valuable assets he’ll be able to extend to our customers,” said Gary Oster, Senior Account Representative, Civil Engineered Sales.

Gave, a Minnesota native, began his career as a Design Engineer for Washington County Public Works. During his time at the County, he was active in the North Central Institute of Transportation Engineers where he served short term as the chair of the Geometric Design Committee. Jake was also active in the Minnesota Society of Engineers and Surveyors. Gave earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineer with a minor in Construction Management from the University of Minnesota and became a licensed professional engineer recognized by the Board of AELSLAGID in December of 2011. He is also an active member of Minnesota’s only USAR Division 1 Senior Men’s rugby club, Metropolis RFC. He has served as Communications and Recruiting Director for the club.

Founded in 1927, Cemstone operates ready-mix concrete plants in Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and northern Iowa. The company operates a fleet of ready-mix trucks and offers a complete line of aggregates, concrete placing capabilities, engineering services, concrete block, and masonry products.

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