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NAPA OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS: COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AWARDS

Moore Crime Stoppers is a local
group that gathers money to reward
anonymous tips that help
solve crime and is an ongoing
recipient of support from Silver Star
Construction and its Community
Team. They have helped make the
streets of Moore safer as part of the
community's cooperative effort
Another community activity Silver
Star Construction's Community
Team is involved in is the Women's
Resource Center. It is a crucial
safe-haven for battered women
and children. In addition, the
Women's Resource Center assists
rape victims, providing housing
assistance when necessary, and
helping the victims get counseling
and guidance to navigate through
the legal process.
"Our community involvement
activities have absolutely helped our
recognition and reputation in the
community, building more contacts
for the company," said Parker.
"Any time you can open doors on
a positive level like that, it's a big
benefit for the company."

FINALIST
Barrett Paving Materials Inc.
Watertown, N.Y.
Over the past five years, Barrett
Paving Materials has grown its
community involvement activities,
becoming more recognizable as a
local company that is willing to
help where there is need in the
community. Forty-one of the 104
employees were actively involved
in 2016; 217 hours were donated
by employees for 12 different
community activities.
"Our programs at Barrett Paving
Materials have been helpful to many
different schools and organizations
within our community," said Sue
Ann Messick, Human Resources
Manager at Barrett Paving Materials.
"We also make donations, hold tours
and open houses, and participate in
local events."
One of Barrett Paving's focus
areas for community involvement is
education/workforce development.
Barrett Paving's New York North
region provides scholarships for
local high school students who

have chosen careers in business,
engineering, environmental, or
mining. Each year the winners are
invited to their local Barrett Paving
location for lunch and a tour of the
facility. "We have seen several of
these students return as interns, and
our hopes are that they will become
our next generation of dedicated
Barrett employees," Messick said.
In cooperation with the State
University of New York at Canton,
Barrett Paving hosts an annual
Engineering Materials class tour.
Students learn about the production
processes involved at an asphalt
plant, as well as how the on-site lab
tests asphalt mixture properties. A
team of Barrett Paving employees
are on hand to answer the students'
many questions.
Another community activity
Barrett Paving participates in to
help broaden students' horizons
and offers possible career paths is
the Jefferson Leadership Institute.
Students participating in the
Jefferson Leadership Institute
continued on page 37

Barrett Paving Materials hosts an annual tour of its facilities as part of a materials engineering class held at the State University of New York at Canton.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017

President’s Perspective
Industry News
Back to Basics: Quality Matters
Thinlay Projects on the Ground
NAPA Operational Excellence Awards
Outstanding Brochure Award: Differentiating With Diamonds
Community Involvement Awards: Community Values
Ecological Award: Think Green
Asphalt Operations Safety Innovation Awards: Improving Safety Culture and Accountability
Outstanding Website Award: Asphalt Pavement Resources at Your Fingertips
Industry Calendar
Index of Advertisers / Advertisers.com
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - President’s Perspective
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Industry News
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Back to Basics: Quality Matters
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - 17
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Thinlay Projects on the Ground
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - NAPA Operational Excellence Awards
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Outstanding Brochure Award: Differentiating With Diamonds
Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Community Involvement Awards: Community Values
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Ecological Award: Think Green
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Outstanding Website Award: Asphalt Pavement Resources at Your Fingertips
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Asphalt Pavement Magazine - July/August 2017 - Industry Calendar
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