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Kent Companies Named Vendor of the Year by ARCO/Murray Design Build

[DALLAS, TX] – Kent Companies was recognized by ARCO/Murray Design Build as the 2017 Vendor of the Year in the Concrete Subcontractor Category. The award was granted at ARCO/Murray’s annual Vendor of the Year Awards on March 2, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. The awards are granted by the ARCO/Murray Project Managers and Superintendents who work most closely with vendors throughout the year.

KCTX_ARCO Murray AwardThe Kent Companies Texas Commercial Division recently completed work for ARCO/ Murray on a General Motors facility in the Dallas/Fort Worth metro. At the event,  ARCO/Murray leaders complimented Kent Companies’ pre-construction and estimating services, as well as project management and field supervision on the project. The Commercial Division team was recognized for outperforming the schedule and delivering superior quality.

Commercial Division Executive Vice President Lance Ross shared, “We are incredibly grateful for our partnership with the ARCO/Murray team. They treat subcontractors as members of the project team. That results in a level of collaboration and communication that drives the project towards success.” Ross continued, “Throughout the entire GM project, our team demonstrated commitment to our hallmarks of safety, productivity, quality and customer service. Regardless of the challenges that arose, they stepped up to the plate to deliver.”


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.