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PERMITTING - JUNE 2017

California Quarry Back on Track? / Illinois Lawmakers Seeking Water Protection / Texas Sand Plant Fighting NIMBY Groups / Canadian Quarry Faces Groundwater Issues / Ohio Quarry Faces More Pushback on Lime Mixing

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Working Alone

MSHA’s Working Alone Standard Has Virtually Nothing To Do With Recent Fatalities.

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Corps Of Engineers Compiling Guidance For Beneficial Use Materials

Navigation is the earliest Civil Works mission of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. While the Corps of Engineers performs maintenance dredging in the Great Lakes Harbors to support navigation, the activity results in the collection and transport of a valuable resource: sand and soils.

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Colorado School Of Mines Adds New Technology Into Safety Program

The Colorado School of Mines (CSM) incorporated the interactive Mobilize Rescue System into its Energy, Mining and Construction Industry Safety Program (EMCIS). The new technology enables bystanders, even without training, to manage medical emergencies such as severe bleeding, allergic reactions, cardiac arrest and more.

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