Timeline

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1946

C.W. Matthews returns from WWII and starts pond grading business

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1957

CWM enters the plant-mix asphalt manufacturing business

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1988

  • Grandson Charles Matthews joins the company
  • $1 billion expansion of Atlanta's freeway system
  • Strategic acquisition and construction of additional plants

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1990s

Helped prepare Atlanta for the Olympic Games

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2000

  • Site remediation for Atlantic Station
  • 17th Street Bridge

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2001

GDOT called on CWM for emergency repairs to restore bridge at I-285 over 400 that shut down both corridors

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2002

5th runway at Hartsfield International Airport

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2006

Formal launch of internal mentoring program

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2008

Began construction of Liquid Asphalt Terminal in Rockmart GA

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2009

Operating CWM Rockmart Terminal

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2012

Completed International Terminal Roadway complex.

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2014

Bill Hammack, CWM's President and Chief Operating Officer, retired after a career of over 43 years with the company.

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2015

  • Daniel Garcia appointed president CWM
  • Michael Bell appointed president of Matsco Inc.
  • Charles Matthews appointed to the Executive Operating Committee
  • Matt Burton appointed to the Executive Operating Committee

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71 Years of Service
(1946 - 2017)