Tag: history

The Silver Lots outside the Las Vegas Convention Center will be one key draw for aggregate producers who attend ConExpo-Con/Agg. Photo courtesy of ConExpo-Con/Agg

ConExpo-Con/Agg’s origins date back to early 20th century

January 31, 2020By

Did you know ConExpo and Con/Agg were originally independent events, with the first ConExpo taking place in 1909 and the original Con/Agg taking place in 1928?

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Photo courtesy of Eriez

Eriez commemorates 75th anniversary

January 26, 2017By

Eriez, based in Erie, Pennsylvania, is celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2017.

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Braen Stone Industries of Haledon, New Jersey, partners to share its story with a local historical society. Photo courtesy of Jessica Panicucci.

Producer shares its quarry’s history with the community

October 25, 2016By

Braen Stone Industries, a producer in Haledon, New Jersey, shares some its Lime Crest Quarry’s history with a local historical society.

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Hanson Aggregates’ Ardmore Quarry: An operational overview

September 25, 2016By

Hanson Aggregates’ Matt Dawes discusses the history of the company’s Ardmore Quarry.

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Key moments in the aggregates industry throughout the past 100 years

June 13, 2016By

Pit & Quarry captured key moments in the aggregates industry from the last century and shaped them into this decade-by-decade timeline.

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Evolution Series: Drilling & Blasting

January 27, 2016By
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The industry is changing

March 27, 2012By

Pit & Quarry magazine has been around for nearly 100 years, and looking through old issues, I’m struck not […]

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