Tag: sand

Shale Support purchases two sand mines

June 27, 2018By

The company purchased two natural sand mines in Kinder, Louisiana and central Louisiana.

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2017 aggregate production analysis

May 18, 2018By

Find out how crushed stone, sand and gravel production totaled last year.

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Tealinc to offer college scholarships

March 21, 2018By

Tealinc is now accepting applications for the company’s 2018 scholarship program where the company will award two, $1,000 scholarships.

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Rail shipments of aggregate up in January 2018

February 11, 2018By

U.S. railroads originated more carloads of crushed stone, sand and gravel this January compared to January 2017

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Photo courtesy of Lehigh Hanson

Aggregate a contributor to rail’s record-setting 2017 pace

December 8, 2017By

Intermodal rail traffic remains on pace to set an annual record in 2017, with strong gains in November, according to the Association of American Railroads.

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Seattle sand-and-gravel workers plan for strike

August 4, 2017By

A number of workers in the sand-and-gravel industry in Seattle voted to go on strike as a result of several Teamsters Local 174 meetings.

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Photo courtesy of Lehigh Hanson

Rail traffic up for aggregate materials in May 2017

June 12, 2017By

Rail traffic of aggregate materials increased in May 2017 when compared with May 2016, according to the Association of American Railroads.

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Sensationalizing the global state of sand

May 25, 2017By

The headline of an exposé in The New Yorker claims the world is running out of sand, but the publication doesn’t make the arguments to support such a sensationalist notion.

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