Category Archives: Association News and Events

How America voted on infrastructure

Source: NSSGA  On Nov. 6, voters across the country decided on hundreds of ballot measures to invest in infrastructure. A majority of California residents voted against repealing the Road Repair and Accountability Act, which is known as Senate Bill 1. The bill was passed in 2017 and raised the user fee on gasoline by 12 […]

What a Democratic house means for the aggregates industry

Source: NSSGA  The results of the midterm elections are in, and significant changes are coming to Congress, especially to the House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee.  After a record number of voters turned out for the 2018 midterm election, and with 20 races still undecided as of the morning of Nov. 7, Democratic candidates won […]

ASCC to hold laser scanning workshop on tolerances

The American Society of Concrete Contractors, (ASCC), St. Louis, Missouri., will hold a second Laser Scanning Workshop on Tolerances in conjunction with the 2019 World of Concrete. Dr. Bruce Suprenant, PhD, PE, FACI, CSI: CSSA, CCS, Technical Director of the ASCC, is the workshop coordinator. General and concrete contractors, manufacturers of laser screening equipment, scanning […]

Addressing critical issues at NSSGA’s Legal Symposium

NSSGA’s Legal Symposium will offer attendees insightful presentations on critical legal issues confronting stone, sand and gravel producers. Industry-leading experts will equip attendees with best practices on enhancing safety, mitigating risk and protecting the rights of operators. The annual symposium will be held on Feb. 13, 2019, during the NSSGA Annual Convention and AGG1 Academy […]

AEM Elects 2019 officers, new directors

AEM announced its 2019 officers as well as directors elected to the AEM Board of Directors and AG and CE Sector Boards at its recent annual business meeting. 2019 AEM Officers are: Chair John D. Lagemann, Sr. VP Sales & Marketing, Ag & Turf Div., Regions 3 & 4, Deere & Co. Vice Chair Jeffrey […]