U P Concrete Pipe Company, of Escanaba acquired A & S Concrete on June 1st 2007 and reopened as Little Bay Concrete Products Co., Inc.

Charles Wnuck first founded the concrete business in 1947. He sold the business to Sheldon (Kip) Ahola in 1975 and opened as A & S Concrete. The Ahola's owned and ran the business until the purchase by U P Concrete Pipe Co.

Little Bay Concrete At Work

Little Bay is a full service concrete products producer who's knowledgeable staff can assist contractors, home owners, and industrial clients with design, technology sharing, testing, problem prevention and trouble shooting.

John Kloet is president and general manager of Little Bay Concrete Products as well as U P Concrete Pipe Co. Kloet holds a bachelor's degree in economics, is a member of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) and serves on the board of advisors for the American Concrete Pipe Association.

Gerald (Tiny) Wagner is Plant Manager for Little Bay Concrete Products. Tiny has been in the construction business all of his adult life. He has been employed at the redi-mix plant in various capacities since 1994. He is also a certified ACI (American Concrete Institute) Level 1 field testing technician.

Peggy Stemick is the Office Manager at Little Bay. Peggy has worked in the accounting field since 1994 and has been employed at the concrete plant since 1999.