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At American Asphalt Company, Positive Culture Wins Over Strategy

American Asphalt Company, headquartered in West Collingswood Heights, New Jersey, has a culture that does things R.I.G.H.T. This acronym stands for the company’s core values: Respect, Integrity, God honoring, Honesty and Trust. READ MORE

American Asphalt Increases Capacity to Serve Its Customers

September 4, 2017 – New Jersey’s American Asphalt Company is all about servicing the customer. When they realized a key market was not getting its needs met, the company decided to add a third plant to the mix.

“We realized our smaller paving customers – the guys who need a batch for a small parking lot or curbs – were not getting their needs met at our location, and we had to do something about it,” says Chris Jennings, production manager at the company’s Burlington, NJ, location. READ MORE >>

American Asphalt Serves Two Plants with One Footprint

American Asphalt Co., headquartered in West Collingswood Heights, New Jersey, runs two plants side by side on its Burlington Township property. One is a 5-ton Stansteel batch plant. The other is a 400-TPH Dillman duo-drum. Putting the two on the same property made perfect sense from a permitting, footprint and cost standpoint, and inspired the intriguing idea of feeding both plants from one cold feed system. Management at American Asphalt turned to Reliable Asphalt Products in Shelbyville, Kentucky, for some assistance with the setup. Here’s how Production Manager Chris Jennings made that all work out. READ MORE >>

Safety First!

American Asphalt Company was presented with a Construction Safety Award from UTCA. Congratulations to our Superintendents Russ Sigmund (pictured), Frank Aquilante and Paul Agurkis for doing a great job and ensuring that our asphalt paving crews are always safe!

AMERICAN ASPHALT RUNS FOR RONALD

For the last two years, employees and family members have participated in the 5KRun/1 mile Walk.  The event is held to raise funds for the Ronald McDonald House South Jersey and was held at Riverwinds in West Deptford.  Our American Asphalt team raised over $800.00!  Thank you to all who donated.  We are looking forward to next year’s event and hope that our American Asphalt Company team grows.

ANOTHER HAPPY CUSTOMER

Mike Landberg of Landberg Construction registered in our Rewards Program. He picked up a few items to close out the year. Mike is pictured (center) with Pete Sanchez (left) and Gloria Farley(right). All material customers are eligible to participate in our Rewards Program. E-mail rewards@americanasphaltcompany.com for more information.

Excellence in Construction

American Asphalt Company was honored with an Excellence in Construction award from the Associated Builders and Contractors NJ Chapter for our work at the Cherry Hill Mall, Cherry Hill, NJ. We would like to congratulate our entire staff for a job well done.

Who could have ever thought that Black is Green? Years ago, used asphalt was thrown away as people felt that it had no value. As the used asphalt continued to pile up, it quickly became apparent that we were going to not only run out of places to put it but, . . . read more

American Asphalt Company was honored with several awards in 2013 thanks to teamwork and hard work.

American Asphalt has postponed our Equipment Rodeo. The tentative new date is Saturday, May 2nd.The Rodeo will feature Equipment Skills Contests where you can compete against your peers.
Free Food, Plant Tours, CAT Equipment Displays, Kids Zone with Moon Bounce and more!This event is Invitation Only. For more information please call (856) 456-2899.

American Asphalt Employee’s hosted a Food Drive for South Jersey Food Bank during July 2014.
We were all excited that in three weeks time, we collected and donated 357 pounds of food and $200.00.

Each year American Asphalt Company holds a Customer Appreciation Day at both of our plants. Free hot dogs, soft pretzels, drinks, etc. Check your email soon for notices about this year’s Customer Appreciation Day.

Burlington County voted and awarded us the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Road Overlay Program. This was a first for our company. American Asphalt Company will handle the night paving on RT 541 and our company will mill and pave the other 12 roads. This story exemplifies how, when we all put our heads together, we can achieve almost anything. Congratulations to all.

CONTACT US

AMERICAN ASPHALT COMPANY

100 Main Street
W. Colls Hts, NJ 08059
Phone: (856) 456-2899
Fax: (856) 456-4398

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