Tag: Ontario Stone Sand & Gravel Association

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Dufferin Aggregates operation earns OSSGA safety award

January 29, 2024By

The company’s Acton Quarry received the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) Safety Innovation Award last week.

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Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s 2024 Operations, Health & Safety Seminar drew a record 350 people to the Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel. Photo: P&Q Staff

Ontario seminar draws record attendance

January 26, 2024By

The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association hosted its annual Operations, Health & Safety Seminar this week, touching on topics like women in the workplace and mobile equipment safety.

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OSSGA names safety award winners

February 10, 2022By

Dufferin Aggregates’ Flamboro Quarry in Dundas, Ontario, earned the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) 2021 Safety Innovation Award.

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OSSGA conference shifts to virtual format

January 4, 2022By

The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) annual Operations, Health & Safety Seminar, scheduled for this month, will now be held virtually following a new measure by the Government of Ontario in Canada.

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Canadian association recognizes Polydeck territory manager

Canadian association recognizes Polydeck territory manager

March 22, 2021By

The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association bestowed Polydeck’s Alex Caruana with its Associate Member of the Year award.

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Walker Aggregates quarry earns OSSGA award

March 3, 2021By

Walker Aggregates’ Ridgemount Quarries in Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada, earned the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) 2020 Award of Excellence.

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A Caterpillar 777D haul truck operator traverses a pit at Hanson Aggregates’ Bridgeport Plant in Chico, Texas. The plant, in operation since 1956, utilizes a series of 777Ds and other Cat equipment in the pit. Photo courtesy of Lehigh Hanson

Quarry Faces: March 2019

April 1, 2019By

A look around the aggregate industry.

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If 21st century technology can improve both jobsite safety and production, there’s no reason not to embrace change. Photo: iStock.com/SeventyFour

Safety tech: The next sensation

March 29, 2019By

A healthy blend of smart technologies and tried-and-true approaches is the ticket to next level-safety in the aggregate industry.

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P&Q tours industry sites with OSSGA in Ottawa

December 1, 2017By

Nearly 90 members of the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (OSSGA) attended the group’s 2017 Operations Tour […]

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