Michigan Aggregates Association

General Membership Bulletins

2017 MAA Raffle Ticket Reminder This is a reminder to make sure to sell your 2017 MAA Raffle Tickets that were distributed during both the MAA Winter Conference and Annual Conference.   All ticket sale proceeds benefit the MAA Foundation and are used to not only help fund educational programs about our industry but also…

NSSGA Update – White House Receives Rule to Withdraw WOTUS

The Trump administration has taken a major step towards rewriting the burdensome and controversial Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule. On May 2, a rule called the Definition of “Waters of the United States” – Recodification of Preexisting Rules progressed to the White House, indicating it is undergoing inter-agency review.   “NSSGA has taken…

Michigan’s Aggregate Producers Recognized at Annual MAA Awards Night

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2017 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 inaugural annual Awards ceremony. On April 20, various producers and guests gathered at the Country Club of…

ISD Students Studied Stone Quarries at Virtual Q&A

Monroe County Intermediate School District students learned about stone quarries last week thanks to a live question and answer session with Stoneco of Michigan officials. The Q & A session, coordinated through the Monroe county intermediate school district, was a virtual follow up of a video tour Stoneco created last summer explaining the various processes…

MAA Captive Insurance Program – Workers’ Comp

As you may recall last year, MAA announced that we were researching various ways to bring you, our members, valuable services that can enhance your bottom line and the value of your membership. MAA is proud to announce that since that time we have been working to create a member owned insurance program for your…

MDOT weight restriction effective March 23, 2017

MDOT has issued a spring weight restriction bulletin lifting restrictions for the following area effective ½ hour before sunrise, Thursday, March 23, 2017: “…from the southern Michigan border north to and including US-10 in Mason County east to US-127 in Clare County then north on US-127 to M-61 in Harrison then east to US-23 in…

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…

MAA Announce New Changes to BOD

As the last official action of the outgoing Chairman of the Board, Rob Wilson – Vice President of Mid Michigan Materials, passed the MAA Chairmanship to incoming Chairman of the Board, Rick Becker – Vice President of Stoneco of Michigan, during the 2017 MAA Annual Conference. It is with great pleasure that we welcome Rick…

MAA 2017 Michael Newman Distinguished Service Award

Every year, the Michigan Aggregates Association presents its most prestigious award, the Michael Newman Distinguished Service Award, to an individual who has contributed in a very special way to the advancement of our industry.   If you know a person that has demonstrated significant influence to Michigan’s aggregate industry, exemplifies the true meaning of uncompromising…