Tag: quarries

Publication exhibits poor judgment in attack on industry

August 31, 2015By

People trespass into abandoned quarries every now and then. Occasionally, trespassers get injured or killed because of the […]

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Photos Courtesy of Seth Jones (Golfdom Magazine)

Reclaimed pit took center stage as US Open host

June 22, 2015By

The 2015 U.S. Open Championship, one of four men’s major golf championships this year, was played on a […]

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Unfamiliar roles

April 20, 2015By

From the Mine Safety & Health Administration comes news that operator-reported injuries reached historic lows last year. That […]

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Growing family: Expanding a family-owned business

March 5, 2015By

Having started small, family-owned Conners Crushed Stone now operates five quarries near Waco, Texas. The Conners family settled […]

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Breckenridge Material’s parent company acquires limestone quarries

November 4, 2014By

BMC Enterprises Inc., the parent company of St. Louis-based ready-mix concrete producer Breckenridge Material Co., acquired four APAC-Missouri […]

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Watch a quarry blast at a small Ohio operation

September 26, 2014By

Keeney Sand & Stone, a small family-owned aggregate producer in Painesville, Ohio, invited Pit & Quarry to its […]

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Slideshow: Keeney Sand & Stone

Slideshow: Keeney Sand & Stone

September 8, 2014By

Pit & Quarry recently visited Keeney Sand & Stone, a small family-run operation based in Painesville, Ohio. The […]

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CalCIMA distributes awards to several members

December 5, 2013By

The California Construction & Industrial Materials Association (CalCIMA) recently recognized several members who made outstanding contributions during 2013. […]

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