How the Pandemic Changed Ready-Mix: A Look Back

How the Pandemic Changed Ready-Mix: A Look Back

Topics: Material Now, Material Pro, ready-mixed concrete

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the ready-mix industry, some producers were better positioned to respond than others. The Martin Marietta Rocky Mountain Ready Mix District leveraged cloud-based, mobile tools to successfully transition office employees from working on premises to working at home. 

A key contributor to the success of the District’s transition strategy was their adoption of BCMI Corp.’s Material Pro app, which allows personnel to manage ready-mix concrete sales, production and dispatch from home. The District also began providing customers with BCMI’s Material Now app to keep drivers and contractors connected while safely distanced. Read more about Martin Marietta’s journey to a new normal in this Concrete Products June 2021 article.

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