Pleasant Grove, UT. – Westroc is proud to announce that its ready mixed concrete plants in American Fork and Springville have become NRMCA Green-Star Certified. “We are very proud of this achievement,” said Harold Ruf, Executive Vice President. “Westroc has always believed in conserving and using natural resources wisely. Westroc has also built a maintenance shop at the American Fork plant utilizing the principles of LEED.”
"Westroc management and employees took the environmental goals seriously and saw a reduction in fuel usage of 2% and a reduction of electrical usage by 21%,” said Lee Anderson, General Manager – Concrete Production. “Not only was it the right thing to do but we saw a financial benefit.”
“These programs are great examples of the ready mixed concrete industry’s commitment to environmental stewardship,” added NRMCA President Robert Garbini. “It is impressive to see the environmental commitment of Westroc’s Environmental Management System.”
Westroc, Inc., based in Pleasant Grove, Utah, since 1987, serves Utah with consistent, high quality Ready Mix Concrete and Aggregate Products.
NRMCA, based in Silver Spring, MD, represents the producers of ready mixed concrete and the companies that provide materials, equipment and support to the industry.