Michigan Aggregates Association

General Membership Bulletins

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…

MAA Adopts Bylaw Changes at 2016 Winter Conference

  As you are aware, on October 27, 2016 MAA distributed proposed bylaw changes for review and provided notice that a vote on the proposed changes will take place during the MAA Winter Conference (that was held December 2, 2016). A summary of the proposed changes involved the following: Renaming and defining the following Member…

2016 MDOT / MAA BUS TOUR

  A special thanks to MAA members (Verplank Dock, Aggregate Industries and Stoneco) for opening their facilities and being an active part of the 2016 MDOT/MAA Bus Tour.  As part of the tour, MDOT officials along with MAA members were informed about the many processes that are implemented to ensure aggregate material meets MDOT specifications. …

Aggregates Use in Everyday Life

Are there times when you feel that it would be beneficial to distribute a professionally designed informational brochure that details the variety of uses that aggregates have in our daily life?  If your answer is yes, you will be pleased to know that the MAA Public Relations committee has recently developed the attached brochure titled…