U.S. Pavement Services Inc., a full-service paving and pavement maintenance contractor with national coverage in the U.S. and Canada, announces that it recently purchased a property in Chelmsford, MA, located off Route 495. The property is an expansion of the company’s headquarters located in Woburn, MA, and will become the main dispatch location for dump trucks and heavy equipment.
On June 2, 2018, The West End House unveiled the completion of its major facility renovation and expansion resulting from the $23.5 million comprehensive “Expect More Campaign”. Each year The West End House Boys & Girls Club’s Annual Celebration exceeds expectations, but this year it marked two major milestones in history. The night was filled with inspiring speeches and collaborative performances by The West End House youth, some of the most exceptional young musicians, dancers, step team and spoken word artist, in the city of Boston, and an auction raising a record-breaking $1 million to directly support the year-round programs. John Berman, anchor of CNN Early Start was the emcee for the evening for the fourth year.
On Sunday, June 10th, U.S. Pavement Services hosted their 6th annual Pledge to Hire Veterans Red Sox game. This year, U.S. Pavement hosted over 350 veterans, including two WWII veterans, and their families at Fenway Park for a fun-filled day. The morning began with a walking tour of the park to get a behind the scenes look of “America’s Most Beloved Ballpark,” before the Red Sox faced the Chicago White Sox in the afternoon. The annual event, to honor military veterans and raise awareness for the Pledge to Hire Veterans initiative, is just one way U.S. Pavement gives back to those who give so much to our country.
For a record six consecutive years, U.S. Pavement Services has been selected as a 2018 Top Contractor by Pavement Maintenance and Reconstruction Magazine. Each year Pavement Magazine releases an exclusive list of top-performing contractors within the Paving, Sealcoating, Striping, and Pavement Repair categories. U.S. Pavement was chosen as a top contractor in all four categories.
This week on CEO-Ready, we're visiting with U.S. Pavement's Crew #2 Foreman, Kynan Mello. Kynan talks about grinding with "his guys" and what it does to morale, camaraderie, and overall team performance to work side-by-side every day. "K" as he is known, talks about how the CEO-Ready culture is all about being mentally and physically prepared for the work every day.
Having been with the company for 7 years, both in our Concrete division and, more recently, in our Paving division, K knows the trajectory possible with one takes pride in their work and strives ("that hunger") to align their own ambitions with the company's.
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