Tag: Hanson Material Service

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How a section of the Thornton Quarry became a key reservoir

June 19, 2017By

The north lobe of the Thornton Quarry is serving well as a nearly 8 billion-gallon dirty water reservoir in Great Chicago’s floodwater management plan.

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Recognizing the rewards of reclamation

March 30, 2016By

Quarry reclamation projects sometimes take years or even decades to complete, but the rewards of following through with […]

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Illinois congressman tours Hanson Material Service quarry

August 29, 2013By

Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) visited Hanson Material Service in Nokomis, Ill., during Congress’ summer recess, according to the […]

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