From Illinois Business Journal news services
MARYVILLE – The Council of Owners and Construction Associates has elected officers for 2016.
Kenneth B. Pollmann, general manager of power operations at Prairie State Generating Co., LLC, was elected as the new chairman of the board.
Elected as the vice chairman is Jonathan A. Bach, mechanical integrity specialist engineer, Afton Chemical Corp.
Elected as the secretary/treasurer is Joseph Wickenhauser, safety excellence coordinator, Olin Brass Fabricated Products.
COCA, Inc., located in Maryville, is the local Construction User Council serving the Metro East area of Southwestern Illinois, and is affiliated with the Construction Users Roundtable.
The primary purpose of COCA is to increase safety awareness; and the efficiency and cost effectiveness of the construction industry.
COCA’s membership includes the area’s major industries and utilities and more than 130 construction firms who perform construction and maintenance services for these industries.