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Joe McCarthy is an Associate Editor of Pit and Quarry Magazine. You can contact him at and at 216-363-7930.

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NSSGA awards operations for community relations success Posted on 15 Nov 2019 in the News categories.

National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association's (NSSGA) Community Relations Excellence award recognizes achievements in enhancing the public’s perception of the aggregate industry.

NSSGA tabs Environmental Excellence award winners Posted on 14 Nov 2019 in the News categories.

NSSGA's Environmental Excellence award recognizes operations that actively demonstrate a commitment to the exemplary use of environmental controls.

US mines do not meet POV criteria for fifth consecutive year Posted on 11 Nov 2019 in the News categories.

None of the nation's 13,000-plus mining operations met the criteria for a Pattern of Violations (POV) for the fifth consecutive year.

Sweet Manufacturing debuts enclosed belt conveyor Posted on 07 Nov 2019 in the News categories.

The enclosed belt conveyor from Sweet Manufacturing is available with 24-in. to 60-in. belts and is designed for capacities up to 2,160 tph.

Great Lakes limestone trade trends upward in September 2019 Posted on 14 Oct 2019 in the News categories.

Great Lakes limestone trade totaled nearly 4.1 million tons in September, a 12.4 percent increase compared to a year ago.

Sandvik expands 800i cone crusher series Posted on 30 Sep 2019 in the News categories.

Sandvik expanded its 800i series of connected cone crushers to include the CH830i, CH840i and CS840i crushers.

ClearSpan completes manufacturing facility in Iowa Posted on 24 Sep 2019 in the News categories.

The company says the $10 million dollar project was completed as an investment to help meet increasing customer demand.

Command Alkon introduces cloud platform, names partner Posted on 23 Sep 2019 in the News categories.

Command Alkon debuted its vertical cloud solution, Connex, along with its first partner, HaulHub.