Tag: pit & quarry hall of fame

Washington Samuel Tyler: 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame inductee acceptance speech

May 23, 2019By

Niklas Haver offers an acceptance speech on behalf of Washington Samuel Tyler at the 2019 Pit & Quarry […]

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George Sidney: 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame inductee acceptance speech

May 20, 2019By

George Sidney offers his acceptance speech at the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame, which took place […]

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Manfred Freissle: 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame inductee acceptance speech

May 13, 2019By

Manfred Freissle offers his acceptance speech at the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame, which took place […]

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Gene Fisher: 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame inductee acceptance speech

May 3, 2019By

Tommy Fisher offers an acceptance speech on behalf of his father, Gene Fisher, at the 2019 Pit & […]

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Washington Samuel Tyler set wire product standards and developed equipment that changed the nature of screening. Photo by PamElla Lee Photography.

Haver founder’s descendant pays homage to screening pioneer

April 15, 2019By

Niklas Haver, chairman at Major, a Haver & Boecker company, accepted the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame honor on behalf of Washington Samuel Tyler.

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In his induction remarks, George Sidney characterized the aggregate industry as a noble industry, one that represents a base for everything. “Everything starts with us,” he says, “whether it’s construction aggregate or the mining and mineral processing industries.” Photo by PamElla Lee Photography.

Former McLanahan president reflects on his career journey

April 11, 2019By

George Sidney joined McLanahan as a design engineer before working his way up to president and COO. Now he holds a place in the P&Q Hall of Fame.

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Manfred Freissle touched on his signature development, synthetic modular screen media, during his Hall of Fame induction speech. Says Freissle: “We proved it over many years.” Photo by PamElla Lee Photography.

Faith, family and friends drove Polydeck’s Freissle

April 10, 2019By

Manfred Freissle, the co-founder of Polydeck, describes the support he received throughout his career during his acceptance at the P&Q Hall of Fame.

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The top 20 sand and gravel producers in the nation accounted for nearly 270 million metric tons in 2016, USGS reports. Photo: Kevin Yanik

The ongoing transformation of the aggregate industry

April 10, 2019By

P&Q’S Kevin Yanik details a busy first quarter and offers some perspective on the evolving aggregate industry.

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