Tag: quarry

The Ozark Quarry, located in the Springfield, Missouri, area, is one of 12 quarries that makes up Capital Materials, now part of Capital Aggregates. Photo: Capital Aggregates

Operations reorganize as Capital Aggregates

May 1, 2023 By

Several large Missouri aggregate operations combined and rebranded as one new entity that produces more than 10 million tons a year.

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Blasting equipment for your operation

April 19, 2021 By

Dyno Nobel, Sauls Seismic and BME share a range of the latest blasting equipment to consider for your blasting operations.

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Next-generation emulsions present new possibilities

April 8, 2021 By and

Anthony Konya of Precision Blasting Services talks about new developments in emulsions and what those mean for the future of blasting.

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Hoover Materials scores natural sand source, turnkey plant

April 6, 2021 By

After Hoover Materials unexpectedly stumbled upon an abundance of natural sand and gravel at a Tennessee quarry, it commissioned a turnkey plant to produce a variety of saleable products.

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Blasting education at the ready

April 1, 2021 By and

Precision Blasting Services’ Anthony Konya discusses how online courses are transforming the way blasters educate themselves.

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Rogers Group purchases Reed Contracting Services

March 8, 2021 By

The company is expanding in Alabama with the acquisition of a Huntsville-based construction materials producer.

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Considerations to make when sizing pumps

December 29, 2020 By

Producers must weigh a variety of factors – some of which they might not initially consider – when selecting a pump for their operation.

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How diagnostics can maximize plant productivity

August 11, 2020 By

Mines and quarries must stay on the cutting edge to keep up and maximize productivity and profits in a rapidly changing industry.

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The solar array is made of 3,762 panels and sits on five acres. Photo: O&G Industries

O&G powers quarry with solar energy

April 20, 2020 By

Connecticut-based O&G Industries recently went live with a 1.3-megawatt solar array at its quarry in Southbury, Connecticut.

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