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9 YEARS WITH PROTEX
By: Corrin Boyd

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2014 Outlook

“We are celebrating nine years….. This is a remarkable feat! Each and every one of you made the decision to take a journey with ProTex. This journey has led down some very fun and exciting roads. Some of them we have even paved ourselves (pun intend-
ed). There are many roads that still lay ahead of us. We can’t go down every road, but as we stand at this crossroad, we have a decision to make. Do we press on and take a new journey or stay where we are at? I can assure you we will not stay where we are at. The possibilities on future roads for ProTeX
are endless. We’ve already seen so many exciting things such as a mobile lab, ProTeX family members, and partnering with other companies. This is just to mention a few. So let’s be prepared at ProTeX for the road trips that are to come. Thank you for being the best traveling companions.” -Wes Gage (CEO)

 

ADOT/ MOBILE LAB

ARIZONA DEPARTMENT TRANSPORTATION AS OF MARCH 2014 OUR COMPANY HAS BEEN DOING ADOT PROJECTS.Mobile lab
ONE OF WHICH IS EHRENBERG. WE ARE DOING ALL TESTING ON THE ON/OFF RAMPS, TRAFFIC INTERCHANGE,AND
OVERPASS FOR GREY MOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION. WE DO ALL OF THIS OUT OF OUR NEWLY BUILT MOBILE LAB.
WHICH HAS THE ABILITY TO DO ALL TESTING NEEDED FOR ADOT INCLUDING SOILS, CONCRETE, ASPHALT AND MIXED DESIGN.

SAFETY TIP—JOE DEBRIDE (CSM SUPERVISOR)

WITH SUMMER APPROACHING QUICKLY, IT’S TIME TO THINK ABOUT WORKING OUT IN THE HEAT AND OFTEN THE HIGH TEMPS. HERE ARE SOME TIPS TO HELP RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS OF HEAT RELATED EMERGENCIES. THEY FALL INTO 3 DIFFERENT CATEGORIES.

 HEAT CRAMPS: SPASMS OF LEG AND STOMACH FROM LOSS OF FLUIDS FROM SWEATING. TREATMENT: MAS-SAGE MUSCLE AND DRINK FLUIDS.
 HEAT EXHAUSTION: SKIN WILL BE COLD AND PALE. YOU WILL FEEL FATIGUE, NAUSEA AND HAVE A HEADACHE; YOU MAY ALSO FEEL WEAK AND FAINT. TREATMENT: MOVE TO A COOLER PLACE, ELEVATE FEET AND DRINK A SMALL AMOUNT OF FLUID FREQUENTLY.
 HEAT STROKE: MENTAL CONFUSION, MAY STAGGER OR LAPSE INTO UNCONSCIOUSNESS. TREATMENT: CALL FOR MEDICAL HELP IMMEDIATELY!!
TRADE PARTNER/EMPLOYEE UPDATES

As of May 19th 2014, Pro-TeX has a total of 64 employ-ees. The Following names are some of our newer additions:

 Eddie Diaz –Tech
 Ammi Osorio –Engineer
 Pya Hickman– Dispatch
 Tim Atsedes– Tech
 Rachael Rapier
 Cody Grossarth
Employee of The Quarter-
Teri Howard– Lead Dispatch
With our growth, we have also had to say goodbye to some good people. We wish them well in all their endeavors.

BT and Associates LLC– Phx Trade partner
James Bennar, President and Owner.
BT and Associates work from coast to coast Opened it’s doors in 2012.Providing Geo-technical engineering, material testing, etc. “We are highly committed to provide quality service you can trust while building a long lasting relationship.”
“True Partners in Navigating through challenges and work-ing through obstacles”
Resources:
http://bta-eng.com/

JULY TRAINING

Its that time again!! The an-nual training event is com-ing up. Nothing like team building and family fun at Fairmont resort. Time to get your kids excited for some pool fun. This year it will be July 19th. So plan ahead .

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