Engineering Success Through Investment in Education A half-century of civil engineering experience has taught Steed and Evans Limited that the wisest investment is a knowledgeable and skilled workforce: One that understands technology and real-world problem-solving application. That’s why the company has chosen to invest in the new Construction Materials Testing Laboratory (CMT) in Conestoga’s School of Engineering and Information Technology. For more information, please contact Steed and Evans by clicking here.
Blast From the Past! Photo of Gibson Quarry, Niagara Region, circa 1891. The blocks from this quarry were used to build the original train tunnel under the St . Clair River in Sarnia! Please follow the link below to learn more interesting facts about aggregates. Photo courtesy of GENIVAR Consultants LP.
Walker Receives Industry Leadership Award Congratulations to Walker Aggregates Inc., recipients of the 2013 Industry Leadership Award at the Ontario Endangered Species Act Conference, for their American Badger conservation efforts in Ontario. Walker is recognized for the technical and innovative outreach work supported to supplement and complement the ongoing work of the Ontario Badger Recovery Team.
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM 2013 Caledon Pit Run
Lafarge and Aecon will be holding the 2nd annual Caledon 5K Pit Run/Walk.
OSSGA INDUSTRY AWARDS REMINDER! November 1, 2013
Now is the time to start taking pictures of your aggregate properties for the 2013 OSSGA Industry Advancement and Environmental Achievement award applications. Applications are due November 1. (Please contact Eva Dasilva to obtain your member login information.)
MNR Debuts ’Pits & Quarries Online’ May 31, 2013
During OSSGA’s 2011 Annual General Meeting, speaker Ray Pichette of the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) spoke to OSSGA members about facilitating public access to information on pit and quarry operations authorized under the Aggregate Resources Act.
OSSGA Source Book Directory Updates & Advertising May 24, 2013
It’s time to update your free listing in OSSGA’s annual membership directory! The deadline to make changes has been extended to May 24.