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Top Operations: Vulcan Materials Company’s Fort Payne Quarry

Sep 13, 2015

Top Operations: Vulcan Materials Company’s Fort Payne Quarry

« Click here to return and cast your vote for the Fort Payne Quarry in the Top Operations contest   Click here to return to see all the entries in the Top Operations contest »   At a time when many cities fight to ...

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Top Operations: CalPortland’s DuPont Quarry

Sep 10, 2015

Top Operations: CalPortland’s DuPont Quarry

« Click here to return and cast your vote for the DuPont Pit in the Top Operations contest   Click here to return to see all the entries in the Top Operations contest »   On the shores of Puget Sound CalPortland’s Washington-based DuPont Pit ...

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Top Operations: Lehigh Hanson’s Bridgeport Quarry

Sep 09, 2015

Top Operations: Lehigh Hanson’s Bridgeport Quarry

« Click here to return and cast your vote for the Bridgeport Quarry in the Top Operations contest   Click here to return to see all the entries in the Top Operations contest »    Editor's Note: This article originally appeared in the August ...

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Top Operations: Summit Materials’ Nehemiah Pit

Sep 09, 2015

Top Operations: Summit Materials’ Nehemiah Pit

« Click here to return and cast your vote for the Nehemiah Pit in the Top Operations contest   Click here to return to see all the entries in the Top Operations contest »   Summit Materials’ recently acquired crushed stone quarry in central ...

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Manufacturer news: Atlas Copco honors eight employees; JCB donates $1 million worth of equipment for Nepal earthquake relief; Eries offers brochure on its full line of separation, inspection, and material handling products

May 14, 2015

Manufacturer news: Atlas Copco honors eight employees; JCB donates $1 million worth of equipment for Nepal earthquake relief; Eries offers brochure on its full line of separation, inspection, and material handling products

Atlas Copco Construction Equipment recently honored eight employees who were selected by their peers for exceeding customer and company expectations. The honorees include the following: Rob Repasz, Sales Person of the Year; April Colaluca, Customer Care Award; Greg Petherbridge, Construction Tool Division Contributor ...

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Wisconsin and Southern Railroad is building a sand loading facility for Pattison Sand

May 11, 2015

Wisconsin and Southern Railroad is building a sand loading facility for Pattison Sand

The Wisconsin and Southern Railroad is building a sand loading facility for the Pattison Sand Co. of Clayton, Iowa. The Clayton County Register reports that the railroad is building a lead track through the sand facility and a six-track ladder ...

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Highbank loads first aggregate shipment at new barge-loading facility at Swamp Point North Quarry, delivers it to Port of Prince Rupert

May 11, 2015

Highbank loads first aggregate shipment at new barge-loading facility at Swamp Point North Quarry, delivers it to Port of Prince Rupert

Highbank Resources Ltd. loaded its first shipment of aggregates at its new barge-loading facility in British Columbia and delivered it to the Port of Prince Rupert. Helenic Shipping News reports that Highbank Director Jim Place, P. Geo., boarded the 100-foot ...

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Holcim shareholders vote to back funding for planned merger with Lafarge

May 08, 2015

Holcim shareholders vote to back funding for planned merger with Lafarge

During the May 8 extraordinary general meeting, Holcim investors voted to back a capital increase, which is the last major hurdle in the Swiss cement maker's planned $40 billion merger with France's Lafarge. Reuters reports that more than 93 percent of ...

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Grove Stone and Quarry will host Spartan Race in Asheville

May 07, 2015

Grove Stone and Quarry will host Spartan Race in Asheville

Grove Stone and Quarry is set to host the first ever Spartan Race in Asheville, N.C., this summer. The Citizen-Times reports that the race, which will be Aug. 29, can accommodate 8,000 runners, and nearly 3,000 are already registered. Ben VanCamp, ...

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Tilcon’s Mt. Hope Quarry pays Rockaway Township $250,000 to settle alleged code violations

May 07, 2015

Tilcon’s Mt. Hope Quarry pays Rockaway Township $250,000 to settle alleged code violations

Operators at Tilcon’s Mt. Hope Quarry will pay Rockaway Township $250,000 to settle alleged code violations that stretch back to 2006. NJ.com reports that the allegations involve Tilcon’s construction of new buildings and modification of others in 2006 without planning ...

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MSHA issues near-miss accident alert, best practices after highwall collapse traps operator in excavator

May 06, 2015

MSHA issues near-miss accident alert, best practices after highwall collapse traps operator in excavator

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) issued a metal/non-metal near-miss accident alert in response to a highwall collapse that trapped a miner in the cab of an excavator. A large chalk ball/bolder struck the operator’s cab, trapping the miner ...

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Action Supply receives approval to nearly double the depth of its sand mining

May 05, 2015

Action Supply receives approval to nearly double the depth of its sand mining

The Upper Township Planning Board voted unanimously to allow Action Supply in Seaville, N.J., to increase the total depth of sand mining from 65 feet to 125 feet, allowing the mine to operate for the next 30 years, the Shore ...

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