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Kent Companies’ Dan Bremmer Recognized with National Award at the 2017 World of Concrete

[GRAND RAPIDS,  MI] – The American Concrete Pumpers Association (ACPA) named Kent Companies’ Dan Bremmer the 2016 Safe Operator of the Year. Bremmer was one of two recipients of the national award. The ACPA granted the award on January 18, 2017 at the  World of Concrete, which held each year in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The ACPA Safe Operator of the Year Award recognizes excellence in safety and professionalism on construction sites. Bremmer was recognized for his remarkable safety record with no pumping-related accidents in his 25+ year career with Kent Companies.

Untitled design(1)Bremmer is the Pump Operations Manager for Kent Companies and holds responsibility for all aspects of the concrete pumping division.

He has pumped over 328,000 cubic yards of concrete for Kent Companies projects across the region. One of his most notable projects was Riverhouse Tower in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Bremmer pumped concrete 34 stories high using a 38 meter Z boom on the tower and a concrete pump on the ground level.

Bremmer is a graduate of Rockford High School.



About Kent Companies:

Kent Companies is a 3rd-generation family-owned business with expertise in commercial and industrial construction, mixed-use construction, multi-family housing, tilt-up concrete, post-tensioned cast in place structures and a full range of concrete-related specialties. Kent Companies is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan and has operations in Detroit, Michigan; Dallas, Texas; central Ohio and Charlotte, North Carolina. The Kent Companies team has built a reputation as “Leaders in Concrete.”  Read more online at Additional media inquiries can be directed to Leah Gradl by emailing or by calling (616) 534-4909.