The Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance (VTCA), in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy – Division of Mineral Mining, presented the following safety and reclamation awards to in-state aggregates producers on July 14:
Safety Awards - Recognizing outstanding safety achievements in the state's mineral mining industry.
Vulcan Materials - Stafford Quarry
Vulcan Materials - Graham Quarry
Titan American - Roanoke Cement
Open Pit Division
Aggregate Industries, Inc. - Ashland Sand & Gravel
Aggregate Industries, Inc. - King George Sand & Gravel (Occoquan)
Reclamation Awards - Recognizing producers that have taken extra efforts in implementing techniques which protect the public and the environment while allowing access to minerals that are vital to the economy and the well-being of society.
Overall Winner and Best Quarry:
Vulcan Materials - Skippers Quarry (Greensville)
Overall Winner in the Non-Quarry Division:
Vulcan Materials - Curles Neck Sand & Gravel
VTCA is the only state association exclusively dedicated to serving the contractors, aggregate producers, engineers, suppliers and service providers who design, build and maintain Virginia’s transportation network. Representing more than 300 companies and thousands of employees, VTCA is the leading advocate for Virginia’s transportation construction and aggregates industries.