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The family-owned and operated Texas Crushed Stone Co. was incorporated in 1947. The company’s Georgetown Quarry, which was opened in the late 1950s, has been one of the nation’s top producing crushed stone operations for the past few years. Click through the ...
There are two loadout systems for railcars, one for base material and one for graded material. The railroad track runs under overhead bins as the railcars are moved along by a locomotive. <= Previous Next =>
Loaded customer trucks proceed to the scalehouse to check their weight on the scales. If the truck’s weight is good, the driver is instructed to pull under the scalehouse to receive a ticket, which is sent down a chute. <= Previous Next ...
If the scale shows that a truck is overloaded, the driver is instructed to pull over to a material handler to have part of its load removed. <= Previous Next =>
The primary plant at Texas Crushed Stone Co.'s Georgetown quarry -- shown here being loaded by two haul trucks -- is located in a separate town from the secondary plant, which is in Round Rock. A two-mile-long conveyor connects the two ...
The primary plant on the Round Rock side of the quarry is connected to the secondary plant on the Georgetown side via a 2-mile-long conveyor. <= Previous ...
Two loadout systems fill railcars. One is used for base materials from the primary crushing plant, while the other loads graded materials from the blending plant. While the plant typically ships nearly half of its material via rail, strong local private demand ...
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