Tag: NSSGA

The industry reacts to the new WOTUS definition

January 24, 2020By

Aggregate producers were quick to weigh in on the Environmental Protection Agency’s replacement Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule, which should ease the burden they felt from a previous definition.

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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, MINExpo on industry calendar for 2020

January 16, 2020By

A number of key trade shows, conferences and association meetings are scheduled for the next 12 months.

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Education, networking draw the industry to the 2020 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference

January 15, 2020By

The annual Pit & Quarry event took place in South Florida, featuring lively discussions and opportunities to engage others within the aggregate industry.

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Elevating safety around conveying equipment

December 28, 2019By

Douglas Manufacturing’s Paul Ross, a veteran conveyor component supplier, shares his experience working with aggregate producers around conveyor systems.

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New WOTUS rule reportedly on track

December 19, 2019By

The Environmental Protection Agency’s final rule to replace the 2015 Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is now under interagency review.

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Strong 2019 foundation is key to 2020 success

December 8, 2019By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Mike Johnson provides insight on 2020’s upside after a strong 2019.

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Luck Companies veteran Williams earns environmental award

December 6, 2019By

Mark Williams, environmental manager at Luck Companies, was presented with the award during NSSGA’s Legislative & Policy Forum in November.

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The pledges were presented to David Zatezalo, assistant secretary of the Mine Safety & Health Administration, during a joint-visit to support NSSGA's "Why Risk It? Just Click It!" campaign. Photo courtesy of U.S. Department of Labor

NSSGA compiles 5,000 seat belt safety pledges

December 3, 2019By

The pledges were presented to the Mine Safety & Health Administration’s David Zatezalo during a joint visit to support a seat belt safety campaign.

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