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Safety & Health

X Marks the Spot

The X Marks the Spot initiative encourages employees to stop and think: could it happen to me? On a quarterly basis, teams go out to where an injury occurred, marked with the X Marks the Spot sign, to discusses what went wrong.

Virginia

Edsall Road

Mideast Division

Environmental Stewardship

Ready Mix Fleet Reduces CO2 Emissions

Since 2016, Ready Mixed Concrete has been retrofitted with a proprietary product called Carbon Cure to reduce CO2 emissions. So far, Vulcan can document reduction of more than 2 million pounds of CO2 – equivalent to over 2 million vehicle miles.

California

Sanger

Western Division

Environmental Stewardship

New Conveyor Reduces Vehicle Emissions

A conveyor system bridge is being built for the Kings Canyon Road project. The system will improve safety, reduce vehicle emissions and relieve traffic congestion by transporting an estimated 800,000 tons of material from the yard over the highway to the job site.

Environmental Stewardship

Vulcan's Waste Management Program

Vulcan practices recycling a majority of materials that otherwise would be managed as a waste material. This includes the recycling of light bulbs, batteries, used oil and oil filters, antifreeze/coolant, and petroleum contaminated materials as alternative fuels.

California

Otay Mesa

Western Division

People

Dressed to Kilt

Joe Miller is not just a Plant Operator, he has been participating/competing in the Scottish Highland Games for the past 17 years. Joe is currently ranked 11th in the nation in the Masters division.

Texas

Helotes

Southwest Division

People

Jasen Talley

Plant Manager Jasen Talley is very involved in the local community and has developed strong relationships by initiating numerous partnerships with schools and other organizations, including the Pineapple School in San Antonio.

Alabama

Southern & Gulf Coast Division

Community

Raising Money For The Exceptional Foundation

Staff Accountant Tiffany Turner participated in the 13th Annual Chili Cook-Off benefiting The Exceptional Foundation. Tiffany’s recipe won as a fan favorite among her colleagues and was used at the Cookoff. More than 120 teams competed.  

Texas

Southwest Division

Community

Career on Wheels

Frank Madla Elementary School in San Antonio, Texas hosted a Career on Wheels Day for kids to learn about a number of professions. Ready mix driver Mario Luna brought his truck along to teach kids all about concrete.

North Carolina

Cabarrus

Mideast Division

Community

Cabarrus Celebrates its Customers and the Community

Hosting a fish fry event each year showcases appreciation towards the community and customers. Over 250 customers, neighbors, and community leaders come to the quarry to enjoy a delicious fish fry lunch!

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