TACA Goes Full App

Nov. 17, 2020 – The Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association (TACA), which represents member companies in the aggregate, concrete, cement and other associated industries in Texas, has launched an app for iOS and Android mobile devices. The new TACA app allows a more advanced communications experience for its more than 225 member companies. “TACA is enhancing the way its members interact…

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Leftwich Named President and CEO of TACA

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The Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association (TACA) announced that Josh Leftwich is joining the association as its new president and chief executive officer. Leftwich comes to TACA with more than 20 years of experience in the mining and energy sectors, bringing an extensive and diverse range of knowledge in regulatory policy, legislative engagement, environmental permitting, business planning, risk management and…

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Between a Rock and a Hard Place

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June 18, 2019 – At the recent Texas Aggregate & Concrete Association’s National Industry Leadership panel, Michael Johnson, president and CEO of the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association identified the 800-lb. gorilla in the room, and how aggregates producers could end up, shall we say, between a rock and a hard place. Johnson noted that the upcoming presidential and legislative elections…

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Beckmann Quarry Reaches Safety Milestone

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The Beckmann Quarry, owned and operated by Martin Marietta Materials, celebrated a milestone of reaching two million consecutively logged employee hours without a reportable incident or incident of lost time. This covers a period that stretches back to 2007. “I am very proud of the team at the Beckmann Quarry for putting safety first. Reaching two million logged hours without…

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