Tag: CalPortland

A number of aggregate producers are looking to upgrade their plants these days with brand-new equipment. Photo: iStock.com/isabela66

Equipment buying trends upwards

September 17, 2018By

Demand for equipment is up, and suppliers expect interest in new technology to continue into 2019 and beyond.

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CalPortland excited about the aggregate industry’s future

February 14, 2018By

CalPortland had a positive response to the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, and it looks forward to the passage of a comprehensive infrastructure bill sometime in 2018.

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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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Deal struck to end Seattle-area strike

August 21, 2017By

A labor agreement was reached on Friday that ends a strike by concrete-delivery truck drivers in King County, Washington.

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Seattle sand-and-gravel workers plan for strike

August 4, 2017By

A number of workers in the sand-and-gravel industry in Seattle voted to go on strike as a result of several Teamsters Local 174 meetings.

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CalPortland earns Community Excellence Award

July 24, 2017By

CalPortland received the 2016-17 Community Excellence Award from the Arizona Rock Products Association (ARPA).

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CalPortland hosts members of Congress

December 26, 2016By

Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., visited a CalPortland cement plant and Twin Peaks aggregate plant in Rillito, Arizona.

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CalPortland constructs burrowing owl habitats

December 20, 2016By

As part of an environmental conservation initiative, CalPortland is constructing burrowing owl habitats within one of its mining sites.

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