Dolese Bros in southeast Oklahoma. celebrated last week a grand reopening of Coleman Quarry where $20m has been spent upgrading the mine.
Governor Mary Fallin, Secretary of Transportation Gary Ridley and federal, state and local officials from the surrounding communities attended. Dolese president
Mark Helm, president. Dolese Bros said: “The Coleman Quarry is important to the company and region, supplying crushed stone products that form roads, bridges, schools, medical and recreational facilities, and our homes,”
“These products make our communities a comfortable place to live, work and play.”
The quarry is more than 30 years old and had grown inefficient. New updated equipment will work to make the Coleman operation more productive by improving energy consumption and increasing job safety, he said.
This investment will create new jobs for the area and help build stronger communities in the southeast Oklahoma.