Press Releases

  • 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

  • NSSGA Announces New Seat Belt Safety Initiative “Why Risk It? Just Click It!”

    July 16, 2019 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced a winner in naming the seat belt safety campaign, to be titled “Why risk it? Just click it!” The campaign’s focus is to remind the aggregate industry’s workforce of the importance of wearing seat belts…

    Posted 7/16/19 at 10:54 AM

  • NSSGA Applauds President Trump, House Speaker Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Schumer on Infrastructure Talks

      May 1, 2019 Contact: Chuck Fuqua   (703) 526-1095; cfuqua@nssga.org ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) President and CEO Michael W. Johnson today issued the statement following yesterday’s infrastructure meeting held at the White House.  “I applaud the agreement of President Trump, House Speaker Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Schumer…

    Posted 5/2/19 at 12:24 PM

  • NSSGA Encouraged by Congressional Leaders and President Discussing Infrastructure

    April 30, 2019 Contact: Chuck Fuqua   (703) 526-1095; cfuqua@nssga.org NSSGA Encouraged by Congressional Leaders and President Discussing Infrastructure ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) President and CEO Michael W. Johnson issued the following statement calling on President Donald Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to…

    Posted 4/30/19 at 10:59 AM

  • NSSGA Announces Creation of New Industrial Sand Division

    ALEXANDRIA, VA, Dec. 14, 2018 – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced an agreement with the National Industrial Sand Association to create a new Industrial Sand Division (ISD) of NSSGA.  Members of NISA will form the nucleus of NSSGA’s Industrial Sand Division. “NSSGA members have long known the value of coming…

    Posted 12/14/18 at 11:41 AM

  • NSSGA Taps Communications Veteran Chuck Fuqua

    ALEXANDRIA, VA, Nov. 13, 2018 – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced it has hired Chuck Fuqua as its vice president of communications. Fuqua brings over two decades of experience in communications while working in government, politics and trade associations. At NSSGA, Fuqua will be charged with leading communications efforts to…

    Posted 11/13/18 at 3:25 PM

  • Quarries Receive Top Community Relations Honors & Stars of Excellence

    The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) proudly recognized two operations for outstanding community relations programs during the 2018 Annual Convention in Houston. FEC Quarry, a CEMEX operation in Miami, Fla., and Stringtown Quarry, a LafargeHolcim operation in Stringtown, Okla., each received a Platinum Award of Excellence. “Quarries provide good-paying jobs in addition to producing the…

    Posted 3/4/18 at 7:32 PM

  • Recognizing Outstanding Environmental Stewardship and Leadership

    ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 14, 2017 – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the recipients of the 2017 Environmental Excellence, Stars of Excellence and the Environmental Leadership Awards. “I am proud to congratulate these award recipients, as they continue to make an outstanding difference in our industry by fostering environmental stewardship and…

    Posted 9/14/17 at 12:30 PM

  • CalPortland’s Mark Rock Wins Award for Safeguarding Workers

    ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 8, 2017 – Mark Rock, senior vice president of risk management for CalPortland, will receive the 2017 James M. Christie Safety & Health Professional of the Year Award. The award, presented annually by the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) recognizes an individual for substantial commitment and contributions to safe and healthy practices…

    Posted 9/8/17 at 7:30 AM

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