Colorado Public Works Journal, Spring 2024

SPRING 2024┃7 Works News U P D A T E S The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) announced today that Brannan Sand & Gravel Co. of Denver, Colo., won a 2023 Quality in Construction Award for excellence in construction of an asphalt pavement. The company is being recognized during the association’s 69th Annual Meeting. “The asphalt pavement industry is committed to building high-quality projects that deliver superior performance to the traveling public. All contractors’ projects earning a Quality in Construction award are measured against best practices designed to live up to that commitment,” said 2023 NAPA Chair Christian Zimmermann. “Earning the Quality in Construction Award demonstrates that Brannan Sand & Gravel has met or exceeded these rigorous standards.” Brannan Sand & Gravel won the award for its work on SH 83 in Parker, Colo. The company milled the road 1 inch, left the milling in place, patched it, and then placed an overlay of .25-inch stone matrix asphalt. Brannan Sand and Gravel produced a smooth, high-quality asphalt pavement for area motorists. Capital Paving & Construction is thrilled to continue to grow its operations in the Rocky Mountain region. As a third-generation family-owned business, Capital has become an industry leader through strategic growth and successful project delivery. Our vertically integrated team of companies work together to optimize solutions and provide the best results. Our unique business model allows our team of over 2,000 employees to deliver safe projects, from material production to project completion. Led by a first-class safety team, the quality and delivery of our products exemplify how we operate and lead our teams. Our loyalty to the partnerships we foster demonstrate our commitment to delivering the highest quality results to the communities we serve. Capital’s focus in the Rocky Mountain Region will be on both public and private sectors, including DOT, City and County, smaller airfield, and specialty projects where we can maximize self-performed work and leverage our vertical integration. We have been proud to be a part of Colorado’s infrastructure improvements since 2021 through our partnership with the Colorado Department of Transportation, Wilson & Company, and Tezak Heavy Equipment on the Region 2 Design Build Bridge Bundle. We are eager to serve the communities of Colorado, tackling projects of all sizes and scopes, and contributing to the state’s thriving infrastructure. Capital Paving & Construction Brannan Sand & Gravel Co. Wins National Award For Quality In Asphalt Paving