Michigan Aggregates Association

General Membership Bulletins

MAA on Hand for Soo Locks Press Conference

On May 2, 2018 at the Soo Locks Visitor Center in Sault Ste. Marie, Lt. Governor Calley held a press conference regarding President Trump’s commitment to the Locks in his recent trip to Michigan. A big thanks to Ray LeClair from Carmeuse Lime and Stone who is not only the Director of Operations of the Great…

DPS kids dig into STEM + skilled trades on the same day!

PRESS RELEASE: April 16, 2018             www.constructionscienceexpo.com 8th annual Construction Science Expo held at Michigan Science Center  DETROIT – Tuesday, May 22, 2018, Detroit middle & high school students will experience one of the best school field trips of the year: The 8th annual Construction Science Expo! Working alongside skilled labor apprentices and trainers and using…

Governor’s Summit on Extractive Industry – Video of Sessions Now Posted

As you may recall, back on February 13, 2018, MAA along with other industry partner’s help host the 2018 Governor’s Summit on Extractive Industries. For those that were not able to attend and learn first-hand about the various aspects of the extractive industries, the following links are provided so that you can view the noted…

2018-2019 MAA Directory

MAA is updating our Membership Directory.  Please take a few minutes to review the DRAFT copy and make sure that the following information is correct.  i.e, contact and company information, products and services, etc. Once updated, it is our intention to provide the directory both in electronic and hardbound versions. To help cover the cost…

2018 MAA Scholarship Recipients Announced

As part of the 2018 MAA Awards Night, that took place on April 19, 2018, MAA provided the following individuals with scholarships from the MAA Foundation to help them pursue a career in the professional field of mineral extraction or one that supports this field.    $1500 Jacob D. Prowett – Kalamazoo Valley Community College…

Michigan’s Aggregate Producers Recognized at Annual MAA Awards Night

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2018   CONTACT: Douglas E. Needham, P.E., MAA President 517-381-1732 or dneedham@miagg.org   Michigan’s Aggregate Producers Recognized at Annual MAA Awards Night LANSING, MI – The Michigan Aggregates Association recently honored aggregate producers during their annual Awards ceremony. On April 19, various producers and guests gathered at the Country Club…

MAA 2018-2019 Membership Directory Advertising Opportunity

The Michigan Aggregates Association will be publishing an updated Membership Directory later this year with an anticipated distribution in the late summer/fall of 2018. Please take this opportunity to reserve your advertising space by completing the attached form below and sending it to the MAA office via fax at 517-381-1796 or emailing to jpatson@miagg.org Your…

The 2018 Michigan Aggregates Association Foundation Raffle is underway!!!

MAA will be mailing 2018 raffle tickets to all MAA members this week so please keep a look out for them. The sale of these tickets helps the MAA Foundation raise funds for our Scholarship Program so please make sure to sell your packages and help secure that the future of our industry will be…

First ship of the 2018 season arrives at Lafarge Presque Isle Quarry

The first ship of the season arrived at the Lafarge Presque Isle Quarry in Michigan on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, The Alpena News reports. The 20-year-old vessel, the Great Lakes Trader, is both a tug boat and a barge capable of hauling 34,000 tons of aggregate and is operated by Capt. Bruce Messersmith and Chief…