Tag: National Stone Sand & Gravel Association

While technology tends to pull job prospects to other industries, many aggregate producers have tech opportunities available that can lead to long-lasting careers. Photo: iStock.com/SeventyFour

Solutions to staffing challenges

February 27, 2019By

Leaders at Bond Construction, Cemex, Dolese Bros. and Martin Marietta discuss how they’re overcoming the worker shortage that’s prevalent across the industry.

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Photo:From left, Vicki Kitchin, the executive director of the Build Indiana Council; John Harper, the 2019 National Asphalt Pavement Association chairman; John Grote the director of Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ 2019 construction equipment sector board; and Randy Lake, the 2019 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association chair discuss infrastructure legislation and workforce challenges at the 2019 AGG1 Academy and Expo in Indianapolis. Photo by Joe McCarthy

Industry leaders discuss infrastructure, workforce challenges

February 22, 2019By

NSSGA, NAPA and AEM leaders come together to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the related industries.

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AGG1 2019 boasts record attendance

February 15, 2019By

More than 10,000 people attended the 2019 AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo and World of Asphalt shows in Indianapolis.

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Why ‘late bloomers’ might be the answer to your labor woes

February 12, 2019By

Forbes’ Rich Karlgaard detailed in an AGG1 Academy education session why aggregate producers might want to look at this untapped talent pool.

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Weldon Materials' Bob Weldon is the new chairman of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association. Photo courtesy of NSSGA

Incoming NSSGA chairman Weldon outlines his vision

February 12, 2019By

With infrastructure and other key industry issues on the line in Washington, incoming NSSGA chairman Bob Weldon sees tremendous opportunities ahead.

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

Four to celebrate at the P&Q Hall of Fame 2019

January 25, 2019By

Equipment innovation is a thread that binds the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame class together.

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The JW Marriott, situated near the White River in downtown Indianapolis, is the location of this year’s convention. Photo: iStock.com/ Joel Carillet

2019 NSSGA Annual Convention to cover key industry issues

January 24, 2019By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) will cover key industry issues and advocacy opportunities at its upcoming convention.

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Held in Houston last year, AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo shifts to Indianapolis in 2019. Photo courtesy of NSSGA

Equipment, education take center stage at AGG1 2019

January 23, 2019By

With ample opportunities on and off the trade show floor, AGG1 attendees have plenty to choose from.

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