Tag: Michael Johnson

Aggregate producers are raising concerns as MSHA merges coal inspectors with the metal/nonmetal mining sector. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Aggregate producers reflect on ‘One MSHA’ initiative

April 12, 2019By

A number of producers are troubled by the shift of Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) inspectors from the coal side to metal/nonmetal the initiative.

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CRH's Randy Lake, left, and Weldon Materials' Bob Weldon. Photo courtesy of NSSGA

Slideshow: 2019 NSSGA Annual Convention highlights

February 19, 2019By

Photo highlights from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) 2019 Annual Convention in Indianapolis.

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Convention notebook: Infrastructure, seat belt safety drive discussion

February 12, 2019By

Infrastructure legislation and seat belt safety were two topics that emerged during the NSSGA Annual Convention in Indianapolis.

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At the 2019 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference, NSSGA's Michael Johnson, right, joined Pit & Quarry's Kevin Yanik for a discussion on legislative and regulatory affairs. Photo by PamElla Lee

Will Congress pass an infrastructure bill in 2019?

January 31, 2019By

NSSGA’s Michael Johnson discussed the possibility at the 2019 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference.

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The Biltmore outside of Miami was the location of the 2019 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference. Photo by Joe McCarthy

Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference hosted in Miami

January 18, 2019By

South Florida was the home of this year’s annual event, which included discussions on equipment and technology, labor, safety and more.

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NSSGA welcomes new chairman to board of directors

March 10, 2017By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association elected Mark Helm as its chairman of the board of directors during its Annual Convention in Las Vegas.

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NSSGA names State Aggregates Association Executive of the Year

March 9, 2015By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) named Patrick Jacomet as the 2014 State Aggregates Association Executive […]

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Obama proposes six-year, $478 billion infrastructure budget

February 2, 2015By

President Barack Obama proposed a 14 percent tax on overseas profits that would raise $238 billion over six […]

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