Tag: community relations

More than 250 runners got a chance to lace up their sneakers and run through the quarry, checking out the heavy machinery and soaking up South Florida’s beauty. Photo courtesy of Cemex USA

Race through Cemex’s FEC Quarry for a good cause

December 11, 2019By

The second annual 5k Quarry Quest race in Miami welcomed more than 250 people into the operation and raised $10,000 for a local sports organization.

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GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech taking blasting conference to Florida

August 27, 2019By

Re:Con 2020 will be the ninth conference hosted by GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech on blasting technology.

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Hanson Aggregates donates reclaimed mine property

October 30, 2018By

A South Carolina site donated about 200 acres of reclaimed wildlife mine property to a wildlife rescue organization.

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Vulcan event raises funds for cystic fibrosis research

May 4, 2018By

The 16th annual clay shoot raised more than $187,000 this year.

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NSSGA names community relations award recipients

February 9, 2018By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) named eight recipients of its Excellence in Community Relations awards.

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Photo courtesy of Cemex.

Cemex hosts fundraising race at California quarry

October 13, 2017By

Cemex hosted a 5K, the fourth annual Run Around the Rocks, as well as an open house, at its Lytle Creek Quarry near Rialto, California.

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Former Vulcan Materials quarry opens as public park

August 21, 2017By

The former Piedmont Quarry in North Carolina opened as a public park, dubbed Quarry Park, on Aug. 15.

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Photo courtesy of CalPortland.

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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Aggregate Industries' Saugus quarry will be reclaimed in the next 15 years. Photo courtesy of LafargeHolcim

Reclamation underway at Aggregate Industries’ Saugus Quarry

July 12, 2017By

Aggregate Industries plans to start reclamation at a quarry in Massachusetts. The project has taught the company the importance of listening and collaborating.

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