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Rogers Group President to Receive Barry K. Wendt Award

NOTD jerrygeraghty 150The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced that Jerry Geraghty, president and CEO of Rogers Group Inc., will receive the Barry K. Wendt Memorial Commitment Award for his lifetime of service and leadership to the aggregates industry.

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MSHA Issues Machinery Alert

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has issued a safety alert related to using machinery. These types of injuries were the fourth most-common ones in the aggregates industry in 2014. Here is a message from Neal H. Merrifield, administrator for metal and nonmetal mine safety and health.

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Martin Marietta Acquires Colorado Properties

NOTD MARTINMARIETTA 150Martin Marietta Materials has acquired two Colorado-based companies, growing its workforce by about 400 people, strengthening its long-term position in the state's southern market and complementing its already substantial presence in the metro Denver area, according to the company.

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Summit Materials Finishes Year Strong

Summit Materials Inc. announced results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2015. In the fourth quarter of 2015, the company introduced a Cement Segment as a new segment and reclassified its segments into West, East and Cement.

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