Tags: education

2015 Spring Thaw training workshops

Feb 23, 2015

2015 Spring Thaw training workshops

Statistics show that mining accidents tend to increase during April and May, when many intermittently operated mining operations begin producing again, often with new employees who are unaware of the hazards of mining. So with spring right around the corner ...

Read More...

Fatality spike will lead to increased MSHA enforcement, outreach

Feb 06, 2015

Fatality spike will lead to increased MSHA enforcement, outreach

Regulators and operators should feel a sense of urgency when it comes to reversing the spike in metal/non-metal fatalities. That was the message shared by Joeseph A. Main, assistant secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health, and Neal Merrifield, ...

Read More...

Make plans to attend AGG1

Feb 03, 2015

Make plans  to attend AGG1

It’s time to finalize your plans to attend the AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo, which is, once again, co-located with the World of Asphalt. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, through Thursday, March 19, at the Baltimore Convention ...

Read More...

MSHA awards $1 million in safety grants

Sep 30, 2014

MSHA awards $1 million in safety grants

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has awarded $1 million through its Brookwood-Sago grants program to seven organizations that provide education and training within the mining industry. The money will be used to develop and implement training and ...

Read More...

ConExpo-Con/Agg offers aggregates educational opportunities

Oct 31, 2013

ConExpo-Con/Agg offers aggregates educational opportunities

Make plans to include a little professional development while attending ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014. From March 4-7, aggregates managers can view new products and technologies at 2,400 exhibits while also picking up best practices that specifically target aggregates operations. Prices for the educational sessions ...

Read More...

SME’s Minerals Education Coalition to provide educational material for Earth Science Week 2013

Oct 11, 2013

SME’s Minerals Education Coalition to provide educational material for Earth Science Week 2013

The Minerals Education Coalition (MEC), an educational program of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration's (SME) Foundation, is teaming up with the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) to deliver educational materials for K-12 students next week for Earth Science Week 2013. MEC is providing materials for the ...

Read More...

Inaugural AGG1 Online webinar to focus on performance optimization

Jul 18, 2013

Inaugural AGG1 Online webinar to focus on performance optimization

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) has announced that the inaugural AGG1 Online webinar, “Performance Optimization and Measurement,” will take place August 15 at 1 p.m. Eastern Time. Alan Maio, principal of Orria Consulting, will lead the live webinar, ...

Read More...

Caterpillar hosts safety webinar

Apr 03, 2013

Caterpillar hosts safety webinar

Caterpillar is hosting a webinar entitled “Overcome Culture Clash: Sustaining Safety Excellence through Mergers and Acquisitions” on April 24 at 10 a.m. Central Time. The webinar covers several topics including the Zero-Incident Performance (ZIP) Process, mergers, acquisitions, safety culture and more. Randy ...

Read More...

Wednesday AGG1 seminar standouts

Mar 19, 2013

Wednesday AGG1 seminar standouts

We looked over the list of AGG1 Academy seminars scheduled for today and found a few that looked especially interesting and informative. If you attend one of these, please let us know what you thought of it.   Wednesday, March 20 7:30 - ...

Read More...

Three tips to get the most out of AGG1

Mar 18, 2013

Three tips to get the most out of AGG1

A trip to the AGG1 Aggregates Academy and Expo can be a great experience, with lots of learning opportunities, equipment to see, and old friends to greet. But, to get the most value from your trip, consider the following three ...

Read More...

AGG1 Updates

Mar 15, 2013

AGG1 Updates

AGG1 is upon us! Our March issue includes in-depth coverage of AGG1 to help you navigate your way around the show. During the weeks leading up to the show, we have been featuring AGG1 Updates in our Monday e-newsletters to highlight ...

Read More...

AGG1 Updates

Mar 08, 2013

AGG1 Updates

AGG1 is coming soon! Our March issue will include in-depth coverage to help you navigate your way around the show. During the weeks leading up to the show, we are featuring AGG1 Updates in our Monday e-newsletters to highlight some of ...

Read More...

SUBSCRIBE & FOLLOW

advertisement

TWITTER

FACEBOOK

BLOG

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement