Michigan Aggregates Association

Education

FSU Enrollment for Aggregate Classes now open!!!

Enrollment is open for Aggregate, Density, and Hot Mix Asphalt Certification Classes starting in December 2018. Please click here to learn more about the MDOT Certification Classes conducted by Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Detroit, Saginaw, and Houghton. If you have any questions about registering for classes please call Tammy VanPutten from Ferris State…

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Stoneco helps scouts earn their Mining in Society and Geology Merit Badge

Stoneco of Michigan, a subsidiary of CRH, hosted a Mining in Society and Geology Merit Badge event during the annual Scout-O-Rama weekend on May 12, 2018. More than 50 troops (160 scouts) attended the free event and went through the program to receive their blue cards at the end of the event. Scouts went through…

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2018 MAA Scholarship Application

Do you know of a student that is interested in pursuing a career in the field of mineral extraction?  Or maybe you know a student that is interested in one of the many fields that support this field.  If so, please pass along the 2018 MAA Scholarship Application form and have them submit it to…

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Respirable Crystalline Silica Training

MAA in partnership with Wayne State University is pleased to announce a series of Respirable Crystalline Silica Training sessions planned for April 2017. This FREE training is tailored for the construction industry including but not limited to workers, site superintendents, safety managers and employers who have not received OSHA New Silica Standard training. OSHA approved…

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DEQ Dust Management Workshop

Registration is open for the DEQ Dust Management Workshop.  The workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, March 21, 2017 8:30 am – 12:30 pm.  It is being held at LV Eberhart Center in Grand Rapids, MI. Click here to read more about the workshop and to sign up.

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2017 MAA Video Contest

2017 MAA High School Video Contest Details The Michigan Aggregates Association is once again conducting a high school video contest that promotes and highlights various aspects of the aggregate industry. The purpose of the video contest is to challenge students in developing a thirty second to three-minute video on creating awareness for the general public…

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Ferris State University – 2017 Aggregate Training Classes

  Enrollment is open for 2017 Aggregate Training Classes!!!! Click here to register for a class. If you have any questions about registration, please call Tammy Van Putten, Ferris State University, at 231-591-5826. If you have any questions about the classes, please call Tom Larabel, Ferris State University, at 231-633-8468.

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Rock Odyssey & Rock Builds America Education Kits Available

The MAA Foundation is pleased to announce that we recently received a shipment of the ever popular Rock Odyssey and Rock Builds America Educational Resource Kits. Rock Odyssey – Elementary & Middle School Earth Science Educational Resources (suggested grades 3-6) Rocks Build America – Middle & High School Educational Resources (suggested grades 6-12) Each kit…

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2016 MAA Video Contest Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to all of the participants for submitting a video into our 2016 Michigan Aggregates Association video contest. After thorough review of the submitted videos, the MAA Public Relations committee has determined the following videos were the winners: Grand Prize – “All Around Us” – from Grosse Pointe Schools Runner-Up – “Aggregates How They Affect…

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