Tag: Kevin Yanik

The 2019 induction ceremony is Feb. 11 in Indianapolis. Photo courtesy of Lee Beckmann

The path forward for the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame

June 24, 2019By

The next Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place in 2021 during AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo. P&Q’s Kevin Yanik details what’s ahead for this seven-year-old event.

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The majority of aggregate producers who manage their own blasts do so to have a better handle on costs. Photo courtesy of Enaex.

Benchmarking your operation’s drilling & blasting process

June 10, 2019By

An exclusive P&Q survey on drilling and blasting provides aggregate producers a means to measure themselves.

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Aggregate producers feel the pressure from the community as they pursue permits or business opportunities. Photo by Joe McCarthy.

Combating the digital mob on permitting, zoning

May 15, 2019By

P&Q’s Kevin Yanik explores the challenges aggregate producers face when it comes to engaging the public on these key industry issues.

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Trimble’s Loadrite Payload Management for excavators is an example of technology that’s designed to enhance productivity and efficiency. Photo courtesy of Trimble

Taking tech the next step

February 22, 2019By

Production efficiency and safety can be drastically enhanced once producers fully realize the benefits of their tech.

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Photo by Kevin Yanik

New dynamics at play for aggregate producers

February 12, 2019By

An Indiana producer details some of the new hurdles that are popping up to slow the pace of construction in his market.

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Indiana will play host for the 2019 AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo. Photo: iStock.com/tang90246

The state of the industry in the Hoosier state

February 9, 2019By

What’s happening to Indiana’s aggregate producers is indicative of what’s taking place all across America.

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Photo but Megan Smalley

The evolution of ROI

January 26, 2019By

A conversation with McLanahan’s George Sidney turns to the historical nature of how aggregate producers buy equipment – and what they value today when purchasing.

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Hanson Aggregates - Penns Park Quarry Conveyor, Newtown, Pennsylvania. Photo: Zach Mentz

Inside Hanson Aggregates’ Penns Park Quarry

December 21, 2018By

Take a look at the 900-ft.-long conveyor that kept a Hanson Aggregates operation In Pennsylvania moving along.

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