Introduction• Shawn A. Riley – VP of APAC Kansas City & Missouri• Career – Hall & Riley Construction – APAC – Oldcastle
Who is APAC?• Until 2006 – Leading Construction Company in U.S. • #1 Asphalt • #5 Quarry
History of APAC• 1900 Warren Brothers Company, the forerunner of APAC, was founded February 5, 1900 in Nashville, Tennessee.• 1900 Frederick J. Warren filed a patent for "Bitulithic" pavement, a mixture of bitumen and aggregate.• 1901 The first modern asphalt production facility was opened by the Warren Brothers in East Cambridge, MA.• 1968 Ashland Oil, Inc. acquired Warren Brothers and the name changed to Ashland-Warren, Inc.• 1980 the Ashland-Warren name was changed to APAC, Inc. still under the ownership of Ashland.• 2006 APAC was acquired by Oldcastle Materials Group.
Who is Oldcastle?• Subsidiary of CRH, Inc. – Dublin, Ireland• 2 Division – Oldcastle Products Group • Oldcastle Glass • Oldcastle Architectural Products • Oldcastle Distribution • Oldcastle Precast • Oldcastle Merchants Metals – Oldcastle Materials Group
Oldcastle Materials Group• Supplies aggregates, asphalt, and ready-mix concrete, and provides paving services.• Over 1200 locations• Employees 17,500• 44 states• Over $6 billion Revenues