Tag: AGG1 Academy

Applied Industrial Technologies' Mark Kenyon addresses the crowd at an AGG1 Academy education session. Photo by Allison Barwacz

How investing more in equipment increases ROI, safety

February 22, 2019By

Safety awareness starts when an aggregate producer initially purchases a piece of equipment for a plant.

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Photo: Allison Barwacz

AGG1 2019 boasts record attendance

February 15, 2019By

More than 10,000 people attended the 2019 AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo and World of Asphalt shows in Indianapolis.

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DroneView Technologies' CEO Michael Singer discusses the considerations for integrating a drone into an aggregate operation. Photo by Allison Barwacz

Considerations to make when integrating a drone into your operation

February 15, 2019By

Making the decision to purchase a drone requires a thorough plan encompassing a number of areas, from flying to data analysis to safety.

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Held in Houston last year, AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo shifts to Indianapolis in 2019. Photo courtesy of NSSGA

Equipment, education take center stage at AGG1 2019

January 23, 2019By

With ample opportunities on and off the trade show floor, AGG1 attendees have plenty to choose from.

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Effective training methods for aggregate employees

March 6, 2018By

At AGG1 Academy, Jerad Heitzler led an education session on training employees at aggregate operations, highlighting affected methods supported by research.

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AGG1 Academy 2018 schedule

February 22, 2018By

From automation, technology and software to operations, production and safety, AGG1 Academy has you covered.

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CalPortland VP to receive NSSGA safety, health award

September 8, 2017By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) selected Mark Rock, senior vice president of risk management for […]

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Zatezalo is expected to take a different approach to the position than his predecessor, Joe Main (pictured), who was previously head of the United Mine Workers of America. Photo courtesy of MSHA.

Main discusses mine safety improvements at NSSGA Convention

March 23, 2016By

Joe Main, assistant secretary of labor for the Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA), highlighted improvements that have […]

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