First, we’d like to express our gratitude for the work you do day in and day out to keep your communities moving. We know that the COVID-19 pandemic is making your work more complicated than it’s ever been, even if you’re not sheltering in place. We want to let you know how we are supporting our team, our customers, and our communities during this unprecedented crisis:
Health and Safety Above All, for People and for Plants:
Our top priority is always to keep people healthy and safe. We’ve taken immediate and proactive measures company-wide to reduce exposure, including-working from home when possible, travel restrictions, social distancing, and enhanced cleaning and sanitation protocols. If you visit a plant, you can expect appropriate and enhanced procedures to ensure the health and safety of everyone involved. Please reach out to your regular contacts to assess plant visit needs and learn more about plant-specific health and safety plans.
Caring for Our Communities:
Every day during this difficult time, we are awed by the ingenuity and resiliency we see around us. Our companies are built on doing everything in our power to meet the practical needs of the communities we call home, and we’re proud to see fighting spirit and compassion everywhere we look. Like many other companies, we are working locally and nationally to support the economy and fight the pandemic with every tool and talent we have. We’ve always felt that we are in a partnership with each of you and we want you to know that now more than ever, we’re in this TOGETHER.
We are Ready:
While we are responding to the crisis at hand, we are still actively preparing for the season ahead. We know that our communities rely on their roads, and we will ensure the material is there when you need it. Though we’ve adjusted the way we work, we’re committed to keeping our people employed and our teams in action. We’re also scaling up all operational and safety procedures to make sure material quality, customer support, service and delivery along with are at the highest standard you’ve come to rely on.
The Bigger Picture and the Road Ahead:
Asphalt Materials and our parent company, The Heritage Group, are engaged in the evolving conversation around COVID-19 at a federal, state, and local level. We’re identifying practical ways to help and studying the implications for the transportation industry and the people, businesses, and communities it serves so we’re all ready to move forward when the crisis is over. We’re eager for your input and partnership as we identify ways, we can band together to drive solutions. Please reach out to your contacts to share how this pandemic is affecting you, and how you’d like to see us serve your community.