Tag: Pit & Quarry University

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P&Q University Lesson 7: Crushing & Secondary Breaking

September 2, 2019By

Lesson 7 of the Pit & Quarry University handbook discusses crushing and secondary breaking equipment.

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P&Q University Lesson 4: Drilling & Blasting

August 28, 2019By

This Pit & Quarry University lesson focuses on drilling and blasting.

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P&Q University Lesson 3: Geology

August 16, 2019By

In lesson 3 of the Pit & Quarry University Handbook, readers learn about geology and different land ranges, as well as the aggregate produced from them.

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P&Q University Lesson 2: Site Selection & Plant Design

August 5, 2019By

The second lesson of Pit & Quarry University focuses on site selection and plant design for your aggregate operation.

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P&Q University Lesson 1: Industry Overview

August 1, 2019By

The first lesson in Pit & Quarry University is an industry overview, which details the progress of every aspect of the industry.

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P&Q University Lesson 5: Loading, Excavating & Dredging

March 4, 2019By

Lesson 5 of Pit & Quarry University describes equipment and safety practices when loading, excavating and dredging.

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Quiz: Are you an aggregate business expert?

February 9, 2018By

Whether the crushed-stone or sand-and-gravel operation is a start-up or a going venture, the business side plays a significant role in its success or failure.

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Quiz: Do you have what it takes to keep your operation environmentally friendly?

February 2, 2018By

Keeping your operation environmentally friendly is crucial for you and your employees. Take this quiz to find out if you’re able to perform this task.

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