Ready Mix Producers in U.S., Abroad Attain NRMCA Quality Certification
Two companies in Qatar have attained the NRMCA producer quality certification while a few more companies in the United States are pursuing the certification. The special discount for companies applying for this certification has been extended to Friday, June 30, 2017. This certification program is a broad-based audit of the quality plan of a ready mixed concrete company and requires that competent professionals are responsible for quality; the company has production facilities and delivery vehicles that conform to industry standards; there is a process in place for specification review, mixture development and submittal; there is a process in place for testing and evaluating ingredient materials and concrete mixtures; and the quality system supports continuous improvement.
A company attaining this certification can establish itself as a leader and preferred provider in its local market. Improved quality can lead to an increased reputation with a customer, increased profitability and increased sales. NRMCA believes that the widespread use of this quality certification will improve confidence in concrete construction, support evolution to performance-based specification and innovations, and result in saving of time and cost for all industry stakeholders.