Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame

The 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame class. Pictured left to right: Tommy Fisher, who accepted on behalf of his father, Fisher Industries' Gene Fisher; Polydeck's Manfred Freissle; McLanahan Corp.'s George Sidney; and Niklas Haver, who accepted on behalf of W.S. Tyler/Haver & Boecker's Washington Samuel Tyler. Photo by Allison Barwacz

Fisher, Freissle, Sidney, Tyler inducted into P&Q Hall of Fame

February 12, 2019By

Gene Fisher, Manfred Freissle, George Sidney and Washington Samuel Tyler were inducted into the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Feb. 11.

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P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Franklin E. Squires

March 2, 2018By

Innovator Franklin E. Squires brought several key washing and classifying solutions to the aggregate industry.

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Photo courtesy of U.S. Concrete

P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: William J. Sandbrook

February 28, 2018By

Before leading U.S. Concrete, industry veteran William J. Sandbrook earned four master’s degrees and taught at the U.S. Military Academy.

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P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: C. Howard ‘Ward’ Nye

February 21, 2018By

In addition to leading one of the nation’s top producers, Martin Marietta Materials, Ward Nye has served as a tireless advocate for the aggregate industry.

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P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Charles S. Luck III

February 14, 2018By

Charles S. Luck III, a selfless leader, lifted Luck Stone to new heights while putting his employees and communities first.

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Photos: Robert G. Bartlett

P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Robert G. Bartlett

April 7, 2017By

Bartlett, the former Pennsylvania highway secretary, took the National Stone Association to new heights.

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Photos: Paul Detwiler Jr.

P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Paul Detwiler Jr.

April 5, 2017By

An unrelenting passion for the industry drives Paul Detwiler Jr., the ‘ultimate quarry operator,’ across a half-century.

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Photos:  Mark Towe

P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Mark Towe

April 3, 2017By

Longtime Oldcastle executive Mark Towe lent his time and voice to efforts that elevated the greater aggregate industry.

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