Tag: community relations

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Martin Stone’s support of local community continues

February 21, 2023By

The aggregate producer located in Bechtelsville, Pennsylvania, made a record donation to a local organization focused on education.

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Cemex's Balcones Quarry received a gold Community Relations Excellence Award from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, and also received the Stars of Excellence award. Photo: P&Q Staff

NSSGA names Community Relations Excellence Award winners

September 21, 2022By

Danville Quarry, the top scoring gold award winner, was also named the plantum award winner on the first day of NSSGA’s Legislative & Policy Forum.

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Illustrating community relations gone wrong

March 1, 2022By

P&Q’s Kevin Yanik shares details from a phone call last month that presents a case in point in how not to go about community relations.

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David Chereb Group expects aggregate demand to be slightly impacted because of the enduring pandemic. Photo: Nikola Nastasic/iStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

How Michigan producers are situated for the coming months

November 29, 2021By

Doug Needham, executive director of the Michigan Aggregates Association, discusses the state of the industry within his state in a short Q&A.

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NSSGA recognizes producers for community relations excellence

September 28, 2021By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) bestowed 2021 Community Relations Excellence Awards on 50 member companies. Find out which operations were recognized.

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Pennsylvania congresswoman visits Hanson quarry

August 18, 2021By

Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon (D-Pennsylvania) recently paid a Hanson Aggregates site in the Keystone State a visit to learn about quarries and the the aggregate industry.

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Luck Stone contribution to benefit Virginia students

May 28, 2021By

Luck Stone made a contribution to a Virginia organization that will purchase books and deliver giveaways to hundreds of preschoolers and kindergartners.

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The fully automated water recycling system uses and recycles about 14,000 gallons of water per minute to separate sand fines. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Cemex honored for conservation efforts in Texas

October 27, 2020By

Cemex was named for the second straight year to the Texan by Nature 20 (TxN 20), an initiative honoring the best work in conservation from companies with operations in Texas.

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Cemex USA stepping up for those in need

October 14, 2020By

The company delivered grant checks to provide food, housing, safety and education in several major Florida communities.

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