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Watch: Burke celebrates family, coworkers during induction

May 9, 2022By

Check out a video of EJ Burke delivering his induction speech at the 2022 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

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EJ Burke and family. Photo: PamElla Lee Photography

Hall of Fame photo gallery: A tribute to EJ Burke

May 2, 2022By

Family and friends joined EJ Burke in Nashville, Tennessee, to celebrate his induction into the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame.

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EJ Burke, who entered the Hall of Fame as a member of the 2021 class, began his industry career 54 years ago when he took a job with DuPont. Photo: PamElla Lee Photography

Burke reflects on family, career at Hall of Fame

April 26, 2022By

Find out what EJ Burke shared during his induction remarks last month as he was enshrined in the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame.

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EJ Burke made a name for himself in the aggregate and blasting industry during his time with both DuPont and Dyno Nobel. Photo: Dyno Nobel

P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Edward J. ‘EJ’ Burke III

March 25, 2022By

A watershed event more than a half-century ago put the explosives icon on a path that ultimately impacted the greater good of the industry.

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Headshot: EJ Burke

Explosives industry veteran Burke to retire

August 21, 2020By

Dyno Nobel’s EJ Burke is calling it a career in 2020 after dedicating more than a half-century to the explosives industry.

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