Chris Rowland Joins AmeriTex

Posted on April 15, 2021

We want to take a moment to formally announce that Chris Rowland will be joining the AmeriTex team! Chris will be joining us as the Director of Sales and Marketing for AmeriTex Pipe and Products, and we look forward to his knowledge and expertise in the industry. Known for his over 20 years of experience – Read the full article →

Precast Concrete: Building Sustainable Resilience in the Construction Industry

Posted on January 13, 2021

Sustainability isn’t a goal. It’s a journey that should’ve started yesterday. Yet, this concept only gains traction around pandemics, disasters, or elections, where candidates use it as a strong pull for votes. But sustainability shouldn’t be treated as a buzzword — sustainable principles need to be a guiding force that gets weaved into the fabric – Read the full article →

Stand Strong America

Posted on April 29, 2020

Your Spirit Shines Brighter than Ever. Saying “COVID-19” in the first sentence makes me cringe. Here’s why. I don’t want to add to the noise and volatility that is beginning to mark this strange time. Hoarding of toilet paper, politicizing, mass shut-ins, and a whole lot of uncertainty­­—it’s a lot to deal with right now. – Read the full article →

Is short-term thinking killing the most proven and widely used building material of all time?

Posted on February 5, 2020

I was recently introduced to a new group of people. Hearing I work at a concrete plant didn’t exactly elicit a lot of interest or attention. And, if I’m being honest, I understand. Everyone knows what concrete is: it’s literally the world’s most commonly used building material. What in the world could be interesting or – Read the full article →

A lesson in gratitude: why you should listen to your people

Posted on December 3, 2019

Giving thanks to the people who make our products, business, and communities stronger. We have so much to be thankful for. Here at AmeriTex, I’m thankful for our suppliers, our customers, and our competitors—we’re all working for the greater good of our industry. Most of all, I’m thankful for every single member of our team. – Read the full article →

In Texas, bigger really is better. AmeriTex is growing.

Posted on November 5, 2019

Our philosophy is to put the customer first. So, continual improvement and sustainable growth are the driving forces of everything we do. We’ve been working on some big plans behind the scenes that are coming to fruition and I’m excited to share the news. AmeriTex is building a new plant for the DFW market that’s scheduled to – Read the full article →

When people step up to help, they inspire others to do the same.

Posted on October 31, 2019

The only things stronger than our products are the people in our community. Some of our team at AmeriTex were recently privileged to spend some time with the Conroe Firefighters Association. It’s nice to know that they appreciate that our products are nonflammable, which can make battling fires easier. Even more reassuring is how these – Read the full article →

Why you shouldn’t take the role of precast concrete for granted

Posted on October 23, 2019

Our infrastructure and economy are built on the strength and durability of precast concrete. It’s easy to take clean water and smooth streets for granted as we rush through our busy days. We depend on our roadways, water treatment and management systems, and solid waste systems. And all that infrastructure depends on precast concrete. Concrete – Read the full article →

Put people first and the profits follow

Posted on July 26, 2019

A lesson on prosperity from the reinforced concrete pipe industry. What does business success look like? Bigger revenues? Delivering the best product? More market share? Operating at peak efficiency? They’re all pieces of the puzzle, but something important is missing from that list. Some folks might call it “people over profits.” Others may say that’s – Read the full article →

How to better serve your customers: walk a mile in their workboots

Posted on July 3, 2019

Don’t just make a better product, help your customers do better. Depending on how long we’ve known each other, you may not know about my background in construction. I started my career with a shovel in my hand, out sweating on the line. In fact, most of our team at AmeriTex Pipe & Products started – Read the full article →