Press Releases

  • NSSGA Hires New VP, Meetings & Events

    February 19, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org                 Jennifer Dugas to Join National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association as Vice President, Meetings & Events ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the selection of Jennifer Dugas to be its Vice President, Meetings & Events.  Dugas brings over two decades…

    Posted 2/19/20 at 9:27 AM

  • GRIESEMER TO RECEIVE BARRY K. WENDT COMMITMENT AWARD

    February 13, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org Louis Griesemer to Receive NSSGA’s 2020 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced Louis Griesemer, former president and board member of Springfield Underground, will receive the 2020 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award during NSSGA’s Annual…

    Posted 2/13/20 at 11:25 AM

  • 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

  • Platinum Awards Recognize the Industry’s Best

    Nov. 18, 2019 Contact: Patrick Dunne 703-216-6923, pdunne@nssga.org Alexandria, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association today announced the recipients of the 2019 Platinum Awards of Community Relations and Environmental Excellence. NSSGA annually presents Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards of Excellence to sand and gravel operations and quarries across the country. The Platinum…

    Posted 11/18/19 at 4:28 PM

  • NSSGA Commends Introduction of The ROCKS Act

      November 15, 2019 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org NSSGA Commends Reps. Greg Stanton (AZ-09) and Troy Balderson (OH-12) on Introduction of The ROCKS Act ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) President and CEO Michael W. Johnson issued the following statement commending Reps. Greg Stanton (AZ-09) and Troy Balderson (OH-12)…

    Posted 11/15/19 at 1:10 PM

  • NSSGA Safety Excellence Awards Announced to Leaders in the Aggregates Industry

    Nov. 14, 2019 pdunne@nssga.org, 703-526-1062 ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the recipients of the Awards of Safety Excellence.  The NSSGA Safety Excellence Awards recognize operations that maintain a safe workplace, evidenced by its safety performance over a consecutive period without an MSHA-reportable injury.  “There is nothing more important for aggregates operations…

    Posted 11/14/19 at 8:53 AM

  • NSSGA Environmental Excellence Awards Announced to Leaders in the Aggregates Industry

    Nov. 13, 2019 CONTACT: Patrick Dunne 703-526-1062, pdunne@nssga.org ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the recipients of the Awards of Environmental Excellence. The NSSGA Environmental Excellence Awards recognize operations that actively demonstrate a commitment to the exemplary use of environmental controls and systems.   “NSSGA member companies have a long…

    Posted 11/13/19 at 7:10 AM

  • NSSGA Community Relations Excellence Awards Announced for Leaders in the Aggregates Industry

    Nov. 12, 2019 CONTACT: Patrick Dunne 703-526-1062, pdunne@nssga.org NSSGA Community Relations Excellence Awards Announced for Leaders in the Aggregates Industry ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the recipients of the Awards of Community Relations Excellence. The NSSGA Community Relations Excellence Awards recognize aggregates producers’ achievements in enhancing the public’s…

    Posted 11/12/19 at 1:24 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

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