DOTHAN, Ala., Jan. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Construction Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROAD) (the “Company”), a vertically integrated civil infrastructure company specializing in the construction and maintenance of roadways across five southeastern states, today congratulated John L. Harper, Senior Vice President of the Company, on becoming Chairman of the National Asphalt Pavement Association (“NAPA”), effective January 21, 2019. While maintaining his role at the Company, Mr. Harper will also be responsible for guiding NAPA’s efforts to support the asphalt pavement industry over the coming year.
Charles E. Owens, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We are extremely proud of John Harper for this accomplishment. John has a long and distinguished career in the asphalt business, and we are excited to have a leader of his character and ability representing our company, NAPA and the industry as a whole in such an influential position. We are confident that John will excel in this role.”
About Construction Partners, Inc.
Construction Partners, Inc. is a vertically integrated civil infrastructure company operating across five southeastern states, with 30 hot mix asphalt plants and nine aggregate facilities. Publicly funded projects make up the majority of its business and include local and state roadways, interstate highways, airport runways and bridges. The majority of the Company’s public projects are maintenance-related. Private sector projects include paving and sitework for residential subdivisions, office and industrial parks, shopping centers and local businesses. To learn more, visit www.constructionpartners.net.
About the National Asphalt Pavement Association
The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) represents the interests of asphalt pavement material producers and paving contractors on the national level with Congress, government agencies, and other national trade and business organizations. NAPA supports an active research program designed to answer questions about environmental issues and to improve the quality of asphalt pavements and paving techniques used in the construction of roads, streets, highways, parking lots, airports, and environmental and recreational facilities. NAPA provides technical, educational, and marketing materials and information to its members, and supplies technical information to users and specifiers of paving materials. NAPA, which counts nearly 1,200 companies as its members, was founded in 1955.
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Source: Construction Partners, Inc.