Tag: operations

Realizing their business might not survive without its own quarry, Myrl & Roy’s Paving purchased a small quarry 30 years ago that has grown into a thriving business. Photo courtesy of Myrl & Roy’s Paving

Myrl & Roy’s Paving still going strong

November 13, 2019By

Motivated by sheer determination and a will to win, the founders of the South Dakota company took a tremendous risk a half-century ago when they started their own business.

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Magruder Limestone’s Lake Ozark location in Missouri is situated just off U.S. 54. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Inside Magruder Limestone’s Lake Ozark operation

October 25, 2019By

Clark Bollinger, the production manager at Magruder Limestone, offers a look inside one of his nine operations and shares his approach to doing business.

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Lile Quarry is currently opening up a new pit in southwest Missouri, marking a new chapter at the operation that falls under owner Jim Lile’s purview. Photo courtesy of Kevin Yanik

Inside the mind of Lile Quarry’s mechanically-inclined owner

October 14, 2019By

Family, farming and fine-tuning equipment continue to drive Jim Lile, the longtime owner of Missouri’s Lile Quarry.

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Cleveland Vibrator

Cleveland Vibrator to relocate headquarters, operations

September 30, 2019By

The company will move into a new 54,000-sq.-ft. facility with a 6,000-sq.-ft. mezzanine.

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Haydon Materials utilizes 772 Cat haulers to move material to the Deister feeder and C125 Metso jaw crusher at the new Airport Road Quarry in Bardstown, Kentucky. Photo by Kevin Yanik.

Next chapter underway at Haydon Materials

August 13, 2019By

Take a look inside Haydon Materials’ newest aggregate operation in Bardstown, Kentucky.

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Chris Wakefield Austin Powder

Austin Powder names Red Diamond site manager

July 17, 2019By

Austin Powder appointed Chris Wakefield as site manager of the company’s Red Diamond site in McArthur, Ohio.

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Logo: Martin Marietta

Newest Martin Marietta board member brings M&A experience

July 17, 2019By

Tom Pike, now an independent member of Martin Marietta’s board of directors, served as CEO of Quintiles Transnational Holdings.

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The primary crushing plant at Haydon Materials' Airport Road Quarry in Bardstown, Kentucky. Photo by Kevin Yanik

Slideshow: Haydon Materials’ Airport Road Quarry

May 22, 2019By

Check out a few photos from Haydon Materials’ new 1 million-tpy quarry in Bardstown, Kentucky.

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