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Realizing My Dream of Working with Equipment

Some kids dream of becoming doctors, teachers or police officers. But I dreamed of learning and working with heavy equipment as far back as I can remember. I guess you could say mud and engine oil have been in my blood for a very long time…

Safety Best Practices

Safety & Communication Best Practices

We take our commitment to the safety of our employees and our jobsites very seriously. We want to create a culture of safety, as well as a culture where it’s safe to speak up and out about any concerns. And while we can implement policies, perform safety checks and give out corrections or reprimands when it makes sense, the true key to a safe environment is communication.

Here, we present some tips on keeping the lines of communication open, to keep employees safe and jobsites running smoothly…

Our Promises on Safety

Our Promises on Safety

In an industry such as ours, accidents are an unfortunate risk of the job. However, there are many ways to minimize damage and injury from workplace accidents, and we at Custom Concrete are dedicated to doing just that. We take the safety of our employees seriously, and it shows. The commitment we make to a safe work environment, along with implementing safety best practices, means we’re able to offer our employees and our customers the very best—the best place to work, the best quality craftsmanship, the best value, and the best employer culture…

Commitment to Safety

Commitment to Safety

Since 1969, Custom Concrete has focused on providing our customers with a superior finished product on-time and on budget. This responsibility extends beyond our client interactions and is a core commitment to our employees out on job sites and in our office. Our priority has been and always will be ensuring each employee finishes their work safely and goes home to their loved ones each day. No job is more important than the safety of a Custom Concrete family member…

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Growing From Within

As a Central Indiana company that values, respects and develops the talent of each of our employees, we put great focus on creating a work environment where all are able to thrive, innovate, execute and perpetuate success. It is the secret to how we have established a role of leadership within the industry, and how we continually exceed the standard for the cast-in-place concrete…

Sunrise on a Slab

Westfield’s Open Doors

Being active in our community is important to us, and we enjoy when we are able to walk alongside a local charity and not only give of our treasure but of our time and talent as well…

CFA Certified Foundation Contractor plaque

First Certified Foundation Company in Indiana

Custom Concrete has achieved the national status of Certified Foundation Contractor. Having successfully completed the rigorous requirements of the Concrete Foundations Association of North America’s (CFA) cast-in-place Concrete Foundation Contractor Certification Program, we are the first in Indiana to be elevated to this CFA distinction…

Student career fair

Sheridan Youth Assistance Career Fair

The Custom Concrete team is thrilled to be participating in the December 8, 2016 Youth Assistance Career Fair at Sheridan High School. Our display, along with the Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis’ (BAGI) hands-on interactive display featuring From the Ground Up | Building a Better Future, will be showcased so area youth may gain insights into skilled trade careers right in their own “backyard,” and what a career in the construction industry looks like today…

Home-a-rama 2016

BAGI Home-a-Rama

The Custom Concrete team is pleased to have a bit of ourselves in five of the 2016 BAGI Home-a-Rama homes at Chatham Hills in Westfield, Indiana. The public is invited to tour all eleven showcase homes, but we hope you pay special attention to the custom craftsmanship within these five, including signature Custom Concrete foundations, basements, garage slabs and exterior work…

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From the Ground Up

Did you know that nearly 80% of construction businesses are struggling to fill skilled labor positions, according to the Associated General Contractors of America? Moreover, 80% of new skilled trade jobs require less than a year of schooling?

But who is sharing these gripping career path facts with our high schoolers? As a member of the Builder’s Association of Greater Indianapolis (BAGI), we can proudly say, “We are.” And we’re about to change the face of the industry…