Mariani Asphalt truck

Impact Feb 24, 2020

The History of Mariani Asphalt

As Associated Asphalt has grown over the years, it’s important to reflect on the pioneers in asphalt that make our company what it is today. One such pioneer was Estavio (Edward) Antonio Mariani and his family with Mariani Asphalt. In the middle part of the twentieth century, Mariani invested and built a business that continues…

Scooter Kennedy

Impact Jan 22, 2020

Employee Spotlight: Scooter Kennedy

If you’ve ever visited Associated Asphalt’s Corporate Headquarters in Roanoke, VA, you may have spotted some beautiful photos of our terminals and rail sidings in the lobby, courtesy of Scooter Kennedy, Senior Marketing Coordinator. Kennedy joined the Associated Asphalt team as Sales & Technical Manager in October of 2006 with a background in the asphalt…

Florida paving project

Product Innovation Jan 13, 2020

Florida Market Growth

Looking back on our 2019 projects, we’re excited about all that we accomplished this year. In particular, we’ve seen exciting growth in the Florida market with three projects using our StellarFlex FR® asphalt product. StellarFlex is an asphalt binder formulated specifically for the extreme stresses that airport pavements endure: exposure to jet fuel and the enormous…

Jim Harren, Associated Asphalt Senior VP of Supply & Marketing

Working at Associated Dec 18, 2019

Employee Spotlight: Jim Harren, Senior VP Supply & Marketing

When it comes to predicting and managing trends in supply and demand for a global commodity like asphalt, Associated Asphalt wants top experts like Jim Harren on the job. An Extensive Background in Commodities Trading Harren joined the Associated Asphalt leadership team in August of 2019 as Senior Vice President of Supply and Marketing after…