Tag: aggregate producers

Carl Davis, left, and Rob Van Til have been working together at River Aggregates since 2013. Prior to that, the two worked together at Pioneer International and Hanson Aggregates. Photo by Joe McCarthy

How forward thinking got River Aggregates ahead

January 10, 2020By

Advanced planning allowed the company’s managing partners to get in front of any threats to production efficiency at their Rye Plant in Texas.

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According to Peckham, the acquisition includes JSL Materials’ operations and more than 100 employees. Photo courtesy of Peckham Industries

Peckham acquires New England producer

January 9, 2020By

According to Peckham Industries, the acquisition includes JSL Materials’ operations and more than 100 employees.

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Cemex USA promotes safety with dedicated week

January 8, 2020By

Safety through leadership was the theme of this year’s annual Cemex USA event.

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New board chairman at CRH

January 2, 2020By

Richie Boucher became chairman of the CRH board at the start of 2020, succeeding Nicky Hartery, who stepped down at the end of 2019.

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Putting the spotlight on the state of Texas

January 1, 2020By

Pit & Quarry celebrates aggregate producers in the Lone Star State within its January 2020 edition.

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Luck Companies headquarters is located in Manakin-Sabot, Virginia. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Luck Companies earns unique workplace distinction

December 20, 2019By

An annual study found the aggregate producer is among the U.S. workplaces where employees are most proud to work.

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Demand for crushed stone, sand and gravel remains steady. Photo courtesy of Jamie Harthoorn

Aggregate producers expect more growth to come

December 12, 2019By

Despite downshifting their outlook from a year ago, producers remain optimistic about aggregate sales, pricing and other key factors.

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What keeps aggregate producers up at night?

December 5, 2019By

Producers reveal their largest 2019 concerns, including employee retention, hiring, Mine Safety & Health Administration compliance and more.

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