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The Ohio delegation stormed Capitol Hill as part of NSSGA's Legislative & Policy Forum. Pictured from left are Franz Peters (Martin Marietta), Therese Dunphy (Aggregates Manager), Tim Rowan (CRH/The Shelly Company), Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio), Michael Hunt (Martin Marietta) and Pit & Quarry's Kevin Yanik and Rob Fulop. Photo by Ryan Dilworth.

5 takeaways from the industry’s Capitol Hill lobby day

October 1, 2018By

Aggregate producers, manufacturers and allied trade representatives stormed Capitol Hill last week as part of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Legislative & Policy Forum. Here are five takeaways from the lobbying event.

Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Alabama)

Addressing America’s workforce training issue

September 25, 2018By

Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Alabama) visited with the industry at the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Legislative & Policy Forum, stressing the need for new approaches to workforce training.

Bill Ford

Former NSSGA VP dies

September 20, 2018By

William “Bill” Ford, former senior vice president of the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA), has passed away.

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Cemex, Specialty Granules earn environmental awards

September 1, 2018By

Along with LafargeHolcim, these companies earned two Gold Awards in the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s 2018 Environmental Excellence Awards program.

Photo by Zach Mentz

Vulcan, Martin Marietta among NSSGA safety award winners

August 31, 2018By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) revealed the Gold Award recipients of its 2018 Safety Excellence and Sterling Safety Awards.

NSSGA develops award for infrastructure champions

August 23, 2018By

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) will receive the inaugural award from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA).

Photo courtesy of AEM

What you can write off while attending shows

August 22, 2018By

The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act changed the rules when it comes to business expenses and deductions.

Photo: Bluegrass Materials

WOTUS delay blocked, rule reinstated in 24 states

August 20, 2018By

The United States district court in South Carolina blocked the Trump administration’s two-year delay of the 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule.