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Briefs June 2011

Alan Antoniewicz has been promoted to president of Waukesha, Wis.-based Spancrete Group Inc., following an 18-month tour of duty as vice president and chief operating officer, a title he retains. Spancrete officials credit him with providing the company clear direction and refocusing it around the core strengths of precast production and construction, plus hollowcore machinery solutions. They also note how has Antoniewicz has instituted strategic business methods, solid quality improvements and increased efficiencies at all manufacturing facilities, while taking steps to improve sales and engineering for the organization.

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Briefs May 2011

Texas Industries has promoted Les Vines to treasurer; he will direct the company’s Investor Relations activities and retain his vice president and corporate controller titles. After nine years with Ernst & Young LLP, Vines joined Dallas-based TXI as accountant in 1995, becoming corporate controller in 2004 and more recently assistant treasurer.

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Briefs April 2011



With more than 15 years of precast construction experience, Augustine Chung has joined Spancrete Illinois as Chicago area sales manager. A LEED AP who has worked on more than 1,000 precast building projects, including two LEED Silver-rated structures, Chung holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois-Champaign/Urbana.

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