Asphalt Producers, Contractors and Civil Engineers

PRAIRIE CONTRACTORS, INC.

Hot-Mix Overlay

LA 82

(Holly Beach-Johnson Bayou)

Cameron Parish, Louisiana

Summer 2004

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PRAIRIE was founded in 1961 by Laddie L. James.  The company has grown to become a major highway contractor in south central and south western Louisiana.  It presently operates three permanent hot-mix asphalt/aggregate facilities located in Opelousas, DeRidder and Westlake.  The firm also operates a construction equipment fleet of over 175 units.  In addition to hot-mix asphalt production and construction, the company operates aggregate sales yards, engages in base course construction, operates milling/cold planning machines and offers complete hot-mix asphalt, Portland Cement concrete, geotechnical and pavement design services, through its state-of-the-art Design/Quality Control Laboratories and on-staff registered Professional Engineers.

1334 Huntington Street

Opelousas Industrial Park

P.O. Box 1530

Opelousas, Louisiana 70571-1530

To contact us:

Phone: 337-948-3229

Fax: 337-942-1717

OPELOUSAS PLANT

 

1334 Huntington Street

P.O. Box 1530

Opelousas, LA 70571-1530

Telephone:  337.942.4791

FAX:  337.942.1717

Manager:

Torrey Lalonde

 

DERIDDER PLANT

 

222 East 4th Street

P.O. 308

Opelousas, LA 70634-0308

Telephone:  337.462.6522

FAX:  337.462.2279

Manager:

Tommy Perkins

 

WESTLAKE PLANT

 

2899 Parham Road

P.O. Box 39

Westlake, LA 70669-0039

Telephone:  337.882-8009

FAX:  337.882-8007

Manager:

Russell LeBleu