Company Kudos, April 2013
Brigadier General Howard Yellen, Ret., vice president of the National Chapter of the Army Aviation Association of America (second from left) presented Sigmatech CEO & President MG Joe Bergantz (third from left) with the Materiel Readiness Award. Gary Nenninger, president of the Tennessee Valley Chapter of the of the Association is at left and Keith Roberson, director, AMCOM Logistics Center is at right.
ASF Intermodal, of Mobile, has exceeded 150 trucks on the road, a milestone as the company marks its second year. The company has hauled more than 50,000 loads through its six terminals, each located in a different state.
Alabama Technology Network and ZF Lemforder Corp. were featured in a Business Xpansion Journal article on the sustainability initiatives promoted through ATN’s E3 program. ZF has a location in Tuscaloosa.
Dunn Building Co. LLC, of Birmingham, has received a Watershed Conservation Development Award from the Cahaba River Society for environmental excellence at Dunn’s office building.
DST Health Solutions LLC, of Birmingham, has earned National Committee for Quality Assurance Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set Software Certification for its CareAnalyzer® HEDIS  product.
Edgewater Fullscope Inc., headquartered in Athens, announced that two of its customers, Chobani and Integrated DNA Technologies, have received Microsoft Dynamics Customer Excellence Awards.
First Partners Bank was recently presented the Birmingham Venture Club’s John S. Jemison Jr. Award recognizing quick growth.
Holcim Inc., a manufacturer of cement and mineral components, announced that its Theodore plant has received the Corporate Citizenship Award from HandsOn South Alabama, for work with St. Elmo Elementary School.
Intergraph Corp.’s Quality Management System has been recertified for ISO 9001:2008 and TickIT (Issue 5.5) compliance by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance.
Saunders Yachtworks, which has operated out of Orange Beach Marina since 1995, has been named the 2012 Business of the Year by the Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s online graduate engineering programs were ranked among the nation’s best by US News and World Report. UAB came in 27th overall out of 293 institutions surveyed.
Vulcan Materials Co., of Birmingham, has received the 2013 Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award, presented by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health in partnership with the National Hearing Conservation Association.
Wallace State Community College has been named as one of 10 institutions to participate in phase two of the Developing a Community College Student Roadmap Project. The project is made possible by a grant from MetLife Foundation.