Sponsors line up for 2005 annual meeting.
Following are committed sponsors of the Annual Meeting, which takes place March 16 at the Treasure Island resort in Las Vegas:
* Zanker Road Landfill, San Jose, Calif.;
* SSI Shredding Systems Inc., Wilsonville, Ore.;
* Erin Systems, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada;
* General Kinematics, Crystal, Ill.;
* Construction & Demolition Recycling magazine, Cleveland; and
* LaSalle Bank, Chicago.
According to CMRA Executive Director William Turley, several more companies will be signing on shortly to show their support for the CMRA and for the C&D recycling industry.
The meeting will be co-located with ConExpo-Con/Agg exhibition at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The CMRA meeting will be at the Treasure Island resort on the Las Vegas Strip. The program for the event has been tentatively established as follows:
EVENT SCHEDULE * Tues. March 16 7:30-8:30am Full breakfast in Treasure Island Ballroom 8:15-8:30 Introductory Remarks: William Turley, executive director, CMRA 8:30-9:30 Advocacy Training for C&D Recyclers: Stephanie Vance, AdVanced Consulting. This Washington insider will show how to advocate for a C&D company's needs to government officials, from the local zoning or health board all the way to the U.S. Congress, and everyone in between. 9:30-9:45 Coffee break in meeting room 9:45-10:20 C&D Fines Best Management Practices Guide: Greg Wirsen, Green Seal Environmental. The CMRA worked with several industry stakeholders in developing a guide for the safe, proper, and economically feasible use of the fines created by processing C&D materials. 10:20-10:40 FHWA's Study on Barriers to State DOTs' Use of Recycled Concrete in Highway Projects: Charles Luedders, Federal Highway Administration. A short overview of the FHWA and a look at some state DOTs' practices regarding using recycled concrete on state road jobs. 10:40-11:30 CMRA Annual Membership Meeting: Learn how the CMRA has been working to promote and serve the C&D recycling industry. 5:30-7:30pm Reception in Treasure Island's Kahunaville. Come meet and mix with C&D industry professionals from across North America.
The registration brochure for the meeting is available on the CMRA Web site at www.cdrecycling.org. For more information about the CMRA Annual Meeting, contact the CMRA at (630) 585-7530 or at email@example.com.
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|Title Annotation:||CMRA News|
|Publication:||Construction & Demolition Recycling|
|Date:||Jan 1, 2005|
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