In the News

08May 2017

The CPCPA has written a letter strongly urging the Appropriations Committee to reject AB 262 unless concrete is removed from the bill. AB 262 seeks to measure environmental impact during only the early stages of the life cycle rather than the entire life cycle. This “cradle to gate” approach is not appropriate for products purchased with the expectation […]

21Jun 2016

Do you really know what is happening with that buried CSP conduit? Whenever someone claims that corrugated steel drains and culverts “rarely” fail, it is wise to remember that while one in a hundred may be “rare”; one in one hundred is a lot more than zero failure considering countless CSP installations! Click here to […]

13Jan 2016

(Times Gazette) – A steady amount of rain over the Thanksgiving holiday in November caused another failure of the underground flume system in Shelbyville, TN — causing the flume to rise by over two feet. According to a preliminary inspection, it appears the new 36-inch storm water pipe that runs adjacent to the flume tube failed […]

06Oct 2015

On October 6, Members of the California Precast Concrete Pipe Association were presented a plaque by CA Assembly member Eric Linder – 60th District recognizing National Concrete Pipe Week. Assembly Linder and his Chief of Staff, Emanuel Patrascu, attended a plant tour the same day at Thompson Pipe Group’s Plant Pipe Plant in Rialto with […]

15Jul 2015

On July 15, 2015 Assembly member Eric Linder 60th District had lunch and spoke to 29 CPCPA Members regarding Transportation Infrastructure needs and financing options at the CPCPA Annual Meeting in Sacramento. Emanuel Patrascu – Chief of Staff and Matt Roman – Capitol Director for Assembly member Linder also attended the meeting.

14Jul 2015

On July 14, 2015 12 individuals representing five CPCPA member companies participated in our first Capitol Fly-in at the state Capitol Sacramento. There were 28 meetings and/or drop-ins with our CA Assembly member’s and Senators.