Tag: sustainability

Media: Pit and Quarry

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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The future of construction materials

April 10, 2017By

Speakers at a Construction Climate Challenge seminar called for a coordinated industry value chain analysis to move sustainability forward.

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Photo courtesy of Superior Industries

Sand-washing technology fosters sustainability

February 27, 2017By

Aggregate supplier Wissota Sand & Gravel focuses on sustainability efforts with sand-washing technology.

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NSSGA, Wildlife Habitat Council renew partnership

October 3, 2016By

NSSGA and the Wildlife Habitat Council renewed their partnership, which focuses on the enhancement and restoration of wildlife habitats at aggregate operations.

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Smart technology in future operations

Smart technology in future operations

June 24, 2016By

How will the industry evolve with smart technology over the next 100 years? McLanahan’s Mark Krause offers a few projections.

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SME Foundation program to support sustainability project in Guatemala

SME Foundation program to support sustainability project in Guatemala

April 27, 2016By

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Foundation’s (SMEF) Miners Give Back (MGB) program will continue its collaboration […]

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Former mining site takes on unique new life

July 20, 2015By

Golf courses. Parks. Residential communities. These are a few of the things former aggregate sites and other mines […]

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SME co-sponsors mining sustainability conference

July 16, 2015By

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. (SME) co-sponsored the 7th International Conference on Sustainable Development in […]

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