Category: NSSGA Events

  • NSSGA’s Annual Convention Rocks On

    March 9, 2021 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.org  NSSGA’s Annual Convention Rocks On ALEXANDRIA, VA – More than 415 aggregate industry leaders participated through the digital platform to attend the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) 2021 Annual Convention. The event, which spanned from March 1-9 to include a schedule of committee meetings,…

    Posted 3/9/21 at 4:32 PM

  • David Thomey Receives NSSGA’s 2021 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award

    March 9, 2021 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.org  David Thomey Receives NSSGA’s 2021 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today presented David Thomey of Martin Marietta with the 2021 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award during NSSGA’s Annual Convention. “The Barry K. Wendt Memorial Commitment Award…

    Posted 3/9/21 at 3:05 PM

  • 2021 AGG1 Announcement

    Media Contacts: World of Asphalt Sandra Mason, APR 414-298-4122 AGG1 Kerry Lynch 703-526-1072   World of Asphalt Show & Conference and AGG1 Academy & Expo will not be held in Atlanta in 2021 due to COVID-19 Alexandria (Nov. 5, 2020) – The Executive Committee of World of Asphalt Show & Conference and AGG1 Academy &…

    Posted 11/5/20 at 11:25 AM

  • Recognizing the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame Inductees

    Four industry leaders have been announced to be inducted into the Pit & Quarry Hall of Fame. The newly inducted members include: George Sidney, president and COO of McLanahan Corporation; Gene Fisher, founder of Fisher Industries; Manfred Freissle, founder of Polydeck Screen Corporation; and Washington Samuel Tyler, founder of W.S. Tyler (now Haver & Boecker…

    Posted 12/20/18 at 2:49 PM

  • Addressing Critical Issues at 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…

    Posted 11/29/18 at 11:33 AM

  • Get Prepared for Mid-Term Elections

    According to the Business-Industry Political Action Committee, or BI-PAC, employees said that they were more likely to vote after receiving information about the candidates from their employer and that the information helped them decide who to support. With less than a month left before the important mid-term election, it is imperative that voters get to the polls on…

    Posted 10/17/18 at 11:04 AM

  • NSSGA Tells Congress: Infrastructure Now

    Hundreds of NSSGA Legislative & Policy Forum attendees asked their senators and representatives to support infrastructure funding, reduce delays for permits and reform overly burdensome regulations. The event brought the aggregates industry together in Washington, D.C., to advocate for better infrastructure.     Members of the bipartisan House Problem Solvers Caucus, co-chair Tom Reed, R-N.Y.,…

    Posted 9/27/18 at 5:09 PM

  • Acting EPA Head Welcomes NSSGA to DC

    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler welcomed the aggregates industry to Washington, D.C., on Sept. 25 during NSSGA’s Legislative and Policy Forum. Wheeler provided updates on regulatory reform and other EPA priorities, including improving the permitting process, cost-benefit analysis and transparency in regulatory science. “Sound science must be the foundation of everything we do…

    Posted 9/26/18 at 9:00 AM

  • Here to Rock Capitol Hill

    Hundreds of people from aggregates operations all over the country are gathering in Washington, D.C., this week for advocacy, networking and professional development at NSSGA’s Legislative & Policy Forum. “We are excited that more than 300 people are here to make an impact on Capitol Hill, and we are looking forward to a great week,”…

    Posted 9/24/18 at 12:47 PM

  • Know Before You Go!

    NSSGA’s Legislative & Policy Forum is next week, and hundreds of people from aggregates operations all over the country will meet with their members of Congress. Need more info about what to say during Hill Day? Explore these talking points so you will be prepared for your visits: Rocks Build America’s Future NSSGA represents the…

    Posted 9/20/18 at 1:11 PM

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