Tag: pit & quarry hall of fame

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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One of the greatest achievements of Gene Fisher, whose Hall of Fame plaque is pictured above, was launching General Steel & Supply, making it possible for him to design, fabricate, field-test, demonstrate, assemble and deliver custom equipment not just for Fisher Sand & Gravel, but for aggregate companies throughout the industry. Photo by PamElla Lee Photography.

Fisher Industries’ president offers tribute to his father

April 9, 2019By

Tommy Fisher, president and CEO of Fisher Industries and the son of 2019 inductee Gene Fisher, accepted the honor on behalf of his late father.

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2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame

March 7, 2019By

Check out videos from the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame, which took place Feb. 11 in Indianapolis.

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The 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony drew the aggregate industry to Indianapolis. Photo courtesy of PamElla Lee Photography

Slideshow: 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame guests

February 19, 2019By

Images from the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame induction ceremony, as well as a few shots of those who attended the festivities.

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Washington Samuel Tyler is one of four members of the 2019 class of the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame. Photo courtesy of PamElla Lee Photography

Slideshow: A tribute to Hall of Famer Washington Samuel Tyler

February 19, 2019By

Images from the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony related to Washington Samuel Tyler of W.S. Tyler/Haver & Boecker.

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McLanahan's George Sidney delivers remarks upon his induction to the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame. Photo courtesy of PamElla Lee Photography

Slideshow: A tribute to Hall of Famer George Sidney

February 19, 2019By

Images from the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony related to McLanahan Corp.’s George Sidney.

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Polydeck's Manfred Freissle is enshrined in the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Feb. 11, 2019, in Indianapolis. Photo courtesy of PamElla Lee Photography

Slideshow: A tribute to Hall of Famer Manfred Freissle

February 19, 2019By

Images from the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony related to Manfred Freissle of Polydeck.

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Gene Fisher was enshrined posthumously as a member of the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame. Photo courtesy of PamElla Lee Photography

Slideshow: A tribute to Hall of Famer Gene Fisher

February 19, 2019By

Images from the 2019 Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony related to Gene Fisher of Fisher Industries.

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