Category: Industry News

  • NSSGA Welcomes Final Passage of Water Resources Development Act of 2020

    December 22, 2020 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch/ Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.org NSSGA Welcomes Final Passage of Water Resources Development Act of 2020 ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs Michele Stanley issued the following statement after the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2020 was…

    Posted 12/22/20 at 9:59 AM

  • NSSGA Statement on 2020 Election Results

    November 10, 2020 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch/ Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.org  NSSGA Statement on 2020 Election Results ALEXANDRIA, VA –The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s President and CEO Michael Johnson issued the following statement on the outcome of the 2020 elections: “NSSGA commends a record number of citizens for exercising their right to vote…

    Posted 11/10/20 at 9:18 AM

  • NSSGA Celebrates Industry Safety Award Recipients

    September 22, 2020 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch/ Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.org NSSGA Celebrates Industry Safety Award Recipients ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced the winners of the Safety Excellence Awards and the Louis Griesemer Sterling Silver Safety Awards. The Safety Excellence Awards recognize operations that maintain a safe workplace, evidenced…

    Posted 9/22/20 at 10:23 AM

  • NSSGA Taps Lynch as Director of Communications and Press Secretary

    June 11, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org                 NSSGA Taps Kerry Lynch as Director of Communications and Press Secretary ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced Kerry Lynch will join the organization as Director of Communications and Press Secretary.  Lynch brings a wealth of experience in supporting policy…

    Posted 6/11/20 at 2:02 PM

  • NSSGA Commends Policymakers Supporting State DOT Funding Backstop

    May 12, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org               NSSGA Commends the 137 Members of Congress Supporting State Departments of Transportation Funding Backstop ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs Michele Stanley today issued the following statement commending Congressmen Bob Gibbs (OH-7) and Conor…

    Posted 5/12/20 at 2:21 PM

  • EPA’s Replacement Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule Released

    January 23, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org       EPA’s Replacement Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule Protects Waters and Provides Clarity for Aggregates Producers ALEXANDRIA, VA – EPA Administrator Andrew  Wheeler today announced the new Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) at an event today in Las Vegas. …

    Posted 1/23/20 at 1:41 PM

  • NSSGA Lauds Senate EPW Committee Passage of the ATIA

    July 29, 2019 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org NSSGA Lauds Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Passage of the America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) President and CEO Michael W. Johnson issued the following statement commending the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee for passage of…

    Posted 7/30/19 at 12:14 PM

  • NSSGA Applauds the Release of the ATIA

    July 29, 2019 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org NSSGA Applauds Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Release of the America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) President and CEO Michael W. Johnson issued the following statement applauding today’s release of the America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act (ATIA). “We…

    Posted 7/29/19 at 11:05 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

  • Yzenas Receives Prestigious Prevost Hubbard Award

    John Yzenas, Edward C. Levy Company technical services director, received the 2018 Prevost Hubbard Award at the ASTM International Conference on Dec. 6 in Washington, D.C. The award, presented annually, honors a member or former member of Committee D04 on Road and Paving Materials who has performed outstanding work in the committee and in the…

    Posted 12/18/18 at 1:18 PM

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