Tag: Memphis Stone & Gravel Co.

Mining at Memphis Stone & Gravel’s Sawyer Property in DeSoto County, Mississippi, was completed within the last several years. Photo: Kevin Yanik

Making a case for a mine permit

November 23, 2018By

Memphis Stone & Gravel’s Alan Parks details the growing difficulties producers face to obtain necessary permits while offering some practical strategies that can position others for success.

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Using drone technology, Memphis Stone & Gravel can survey an entire site in a more efficient and safer manner. Photo courtesy of Memphis Stone & Gravel

Memphis Stone & Gravel’s drone experience

November 19, 2018By

Drones are revolutionizing the aggregate industry for the better, but understanding the data is essential to the change.

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Photo: Kevin Yanik

Combating NIMBY groups

November 1, 2018By

A conversation with Memphis Stone & Gravel’s Alan Parks sheds light on the tremendous challenges aggregate producers face when it comes to permitting.

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Photo by Kevin Yanik

Successfully hiring and retaining workers

July 30, 2018By

Is finding and keeping skilled laborers getting any easier? Participants at the 2018 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference discuss the dilemma and explore some solutions.

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Qualities that make good leaders

May 6, 2016By

What’s the one thing you must have to be a leader? Is it commitment, competency or compassion? How […]

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The latest on highway funding, WOTUS and more

May 4, 2016By

Hal Williford, president of Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. and chairman of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel […]

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Williford dubbed chairman of NSSGA board of directors

Williford dubbed chairman of NSSGA board of directors

March 23, 2016By

Hal Williford, president and CEO of Memphis Stone & Gravel Co., was named chairman of the National Stone, […]

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Congress hears testimony on EPA water rule

May 29, 2014By

Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. Vice President Alan Parks testified before a Congressional hearing on the small business […]

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