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22 operations receive NSSGA Gold Awards; 2 take home National Stars of Excellence

Jan 31, 2014

22 operations receive NSSGA Gold Awards; 2 take home National Stars of Excellence

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) has announced that 22 operations have won the association’s Gold Awards in Safety, Environmental and Community Relations. Two of those operations also received National Stars of Excellence, which is given to operations that ...

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Transportation advocates dissatisfied with State of the Union address

Jan 30, 2014

Transportation advocates dissatisfied with State of the Union address

Transportation advocates are expressing dissatisfaction with the State of the Union address that President Obama delivered Tuesday night. Our sister site Better Roads reports that the speech only briefly addressed transportation issues, with the topic buried beneath the president’s push for ...

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NSSGA names Ashley Amidon as director of Government Affairs

Jan 08, 2014

NSSGA names Ashley Amidon as director of Government Affairs

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association has named Ashley A. Amidon as director of Government Affairs, association President and CEO Michael Johnson announced Monday. Amidon previously worked with the International Wood Product Association (IWPA), where she served as the association’s ...

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NSSGA to launch updated website this weekend

Dec 19, 2013

NSSGA to launch updated website this weekend

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) has announced that it will launch its updated website over the upcoming weekend. The association initially highlighted the update during its board of directors meeting in October. NSSGA has not yet released any details ...

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7 Tips for Safety

Oct 30, 2013

7 Tips for Safety

Earlier this year, the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) presented several tips for targeting injury reduction at stone, sand and gravel facilities. Those tips include: “Wingman,” which uses the concept of employees looking out for one another and is reinforced ...

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NSSGA approves of House passage of water infrastructure bill

Oct 29, 2013

NSSGA approves of House passage of water infrastructure bill

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced Thursday its approval of the House passing the new water infrastructure bill. The House passed the measure -- the Water Resources Reform & Development Act of 2013 (WRRDA) -- last Wednesday with a ...

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DOT, MSHA, EIA could reopen by end of this week

Oct 16, 2013

DOT, MSHA, EIA could reopen by end of this week

The federal government shutdown that began on October 1 --shutting down many agencies within the U.S. Department of Transportation, as well as the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) and the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) -- may be nearing ...

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VIDEO: Missouri S&T Experimental Mine gets spooky for Halloween

Oct 10, 2013

VIDEO: Missouri S&T Experimental Mine gets spooky for Halloween

People visiting the Missouri University of Science and Technology’s (Missouri S&T) Experimental Mine Facility this Halloween can prepared to be spooked. Missouri S&T announced Tuesday that the school will offer tour of the 2013 Haunted Mine October 18, 19, 25, 26 ...

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SME announces new director of operations, human resources administrator, MEC curriculum coordinator

Jul 25, 2013

SME announces new director of operations, human resources administrator, MEC curriculum coordinator

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) announced this week that three new associates have joined its team of specialists. Tim Reagan, SME’s new director of operations, will be responsible for the membership, meetings and publications departments. Reagan previously worked ...

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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, ...

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House to consider legislation to increase development of “strategic and critical minerals”

Jul 10, 2013

House to consider legislation to increase development of “strategic and critical minerals”

The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to consider legislation tomorrow that would classify aggregates as "strategic and critical," according to a report from the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA). Congressman Mark Amodei (R-NV) authored the legislation, known as ...

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NSSGA names Michael W. Johnson as president, CEO

Jun 11, 2013

NSSGA names Michael W. Johnson as president, CEO

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) has named veteran trade association executive Michael W. Johnson as president and CEO. His position is effective August 1. Johnson succeeds R. A. “Gus” Edwards, III, who is retiring after more than 16 ...

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