Stoneco of Michigan’s Denniston Quarry, was awarded Stoneco’s Operation of the Year for its performance during the 2015 construction season.
Stoneco’s Operation of the Year Award is awarded each year. All of it’s 18 operations were graded on the following criteria: safety, plant performance, site appearance and community involvement.
“Denniston’s employees are leaders in striving for excellence in Stoneco of Michigan’s safety culture,” the company said in a statement. “Their core values are rooted in ‘Making Safety a Family Business’ to ensure that every person that comes on-site makes it home safe every day.”
In 2015, the Denniston team finished the season with zero recordable incidents, zero lost-time incidents, zero yellow iron incidents, and a world class inspection record with the Federal Mine Health and Safety Administration.
During the year, the Denniston Quarry has made some changes to rebuild the plant. New screens and equipment were brought in to increase the amount of material produced and to help clean up the plant site. Stoneco Denniston is also involved with the community through various donations and by hosting cookout lunches for members of the community and customers who are preforming work within Monroe County.
Stoneco of Michigan is a subsidiary of Oldcastle Materials. Stoneco operates four limestone quarries, 11 sand and gravel operations, and three rail terminals in Michigan’s Southern Lower Peninsula.