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PHOTOS: Check out the fun of Fertile Days at Fertile Quarry

PHOTOS: Check out the fun of Fertile Days at...

- Aug 22, 2014

Fertile Days 2014 were held at Fertile Quarry earlier this month with a ton of fun for kids of all ...

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Elderly woman destroys newly poured concrete

Elderly woman destroys newly poured concrete

- Aug 22, 2014

An elderly woman caused $10,000 worth of damage when she drove through 50 feet of newly poured cement in the 25th ...

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State grants are down, but not out

State grants are down, but not out

- Aug 22, 2014

Despite discussions about ending the state grants program, MSHA announced that it has allocated $8,348,423 in health and safety training grants for ...

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Special pavement to keep stormwater out of river

Special pavement to keep stormwater out of...

- Aug 21, 2014

A new parking lot in Plainville, Connecticut, will help keep the nearby Quinnpiac River clean thanks to porous pavement and other ...

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Hanson using 62 percent recycled aggregates

Hanson using 62 percent recycled aggregates

- Aug 21, 2014

Hanson Building Materials has indicated it is now using 62 percent recycled aggregates in precast concrete and concrete blocks. The company ...

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Quarry Quest 2014 seeks volunteers

Quarry Quest 2014 seeks volunteers

- Aug 21, 2014

Volunteers are needed for the 16th annual Quarry Quest, held at Michels Materials limestone quarry in Neenah, Wisconsin. Over the last ...

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Vulcan in bidding war with USC

Vulcan in bidding war with USC

- Aug 20, 2014

Vulcan Materials has found itself in a bidding war with the University of South Carolina over over nearly 300 acres ...

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Southern Aggregates’ parent company sold to Houston company

Southern Aggregates’ parent company sold to...

- Aug 20, 2014

Houston based Natural Resource Partners has acquired VantaCore Partners, which owns Southern Aggregates, in a deal worth $205 million. VantaCore specializes in ...

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Diesel price hits 9-month low

Diesel price hits 9-month low

- Aug 20, 2014

The national average price for a gallon of on-highway diesel fell another eight-tenths of a cent this week, putting it ...

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15 quarry trespassers arrested in Pennsylvania

15 quarry trespassers arrested in...

- Aug 19, 2014

Several people have been arrested for trespassing at a Bangor, Pennsylvania, quarry.  Local police hope the arrests make it clear ...

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