Hanson Aggregates expands Indiana quarry

Hanson Aggregates Midwest is expanding its Ardmore Quarry in Indiana quarry following the purchase of land adjacent to the site.

Hanson bought the land for £600,000 that includes the former Elmhurst High School, closed in 2010.

Hanson Aggregates Midwest plans to make sure alumni and neighbors have some access to the school and can walk through it prior to demolition, the company said.

“Hanson understands and appreciates the many memories and sentiments attached to the former high school,” Brett Pepple, Hanson’s Ardmore Quarry plant manager, said in a press release.

The site includes almost 28 acres. The company that now is Hanson Aggregates began its quarry operation in 1929 mining mined sand, gravel and limestone on land south and southwest of the Elmhurst site, and it has operated there continuously since. The quarry now is one of the largest in Indiana.

(Visited 204 times, 1 visits today)

Get involved

Register

As a member of this site you will be able to receive aggregates news relating only to those categories that are most relevant to you, submit job listings for FREE, post questions in the Q&A, and more.

Register Now

Feature your company

The Feature Your Company listing is your custom-made (by us) profile page that allows you to add any of the following content: text, videos, links, images. The page will also be listed on the Featured Company landing page. Over 560 unique aggregates users visit the site per day! Complete the enquiry form now to contact us.

Contact us

Jobs

Are you looking for an aggregate related job? Click here to see our jobs listing supplied by industry experts United Employment.

See Jobs

Advertise

Reach thousands of budget holders and decision makers by promoting your company on the longest established aggregate website in the US & Canada. Or advertise in our emails which are sent to opted-in subscribers according to their chosen categories. All advertising will display correctly on tablets and mobiles as this site is responsive.