The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association

NSSGA’s 2017 Scholarships – Deadline Approaching!

Current students and those entering college are invited to apply for one of NSSGA’s annual scholarships by June 9. The Barry K. Wendt Memorial Scholarship is presented each year to a student who plans to pursue a career in the aggregates industry. This $2,500 scholarship was created to honor the memory of the late Barry K. Wendt,… Read more

Posted 5/24/17 at 1:45 PM

Workplace Exams Rule Delayed Until October

MSHA has delayed the effective date of its controversial workplace examinations rule until Oct. 2. In addition to providing comments and working with aligned stakeholders, NSSGA briefed lawmakers with congressional oversight of MSHA in an effort to highlight the industry’s concerns with the new rule. The delay was announced in the Federal Register today, and… Read more

Posted 5/22/17 at 12:18 PM

Video: Vice President and Treasury Secretary Say It’s #TimetoBuild

Vice President Mike Pence and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin addressed a crowd of business leaders yesterday at a special event hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Patrick Dunne, NSSGA director of communications, captured some comments from Pence and Mnuchin about investing in business and removing burdensome regulations. “Vice President Pence and Secretary Mnuchin shared very positive messages… Read more

Posted 5/18/17 at 5:24 PM

Got 5 Minutes Today? Call Your Members of Congress!

Today, more than 100 people from aggregates operations are talking with their members of Congress about the importance of a well-funded, stable source of funding for highway construction. Join this effort wherever you are today! Call the office of your member of Congress and ask them to support infrastructure funding. Simply dial 1-866-255-3207 to connect to the… Read more

Posted 5/18/17 at 10:00 AM

Aggregates Industry Prepares for Infrastructure Week 2017

NSSGA calls on industry to participate in DC or from home ALEXANDRIA, VA, May 10, 2017 – Today, the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced its participation in Infrastructure Week, which will take place from May 15-19. Businesses, labor organizations, elected officials and people around the country participate in this national advocacy and educational… Read more

Posted 5/12/17 at 1:54 PM

Infrastructure Week 2017: 4 Easy Ways to Get Ready

Next week marks Infrastructure Week 2017, and it’s the perfect time for aggregates operations to educate their local lawmakers about the importance of investing in our aging infrastructure. Here are 4 easy ways to get involved! With just a few clicks at this website, you can tell your elected officials that now is the time… Read more

Posted 5/11/17 at 11:52 AM

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The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association is the leading voice and advocate for the aggregates industry. We advance public policies that protect and expand the safe, environmentally responsible use of aggregates that build America’s infrastructure and economy.

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