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Graymont Establishes $100,000 Fund to Assist Communities Impacted by Alberta Flood
07/15/13
  Thanks to the generous support of Graymont, its shareholders and employees, we have established a $100,000 Graymont People Fund to support the communities and individuals impacted by the recent devastating floods in central and southern Alberta. ...  
Graymont Conducting an Environmental Impact Assessment and Consultation Process with a View to Invest in a Lime Plant and Quarry in Giscome, British Columbia
06/17/13
  Graymont today confirmed that it is conducting an environmental impact assessment and consultation process to build a Lime Plant and Quarry ...  
Graymont Awards Scholarships - May 2013
05/24/13
  Stéphane Godin recently announced the winners of the 2013 Scholarship Program. Each year Graymont provides two scholarships of $2,000...  
Graymont Increases its Lime Production and Distribution Capacity in Northern Alberta
11/22/12
  Graymont today announced plans to build a new lime hydrating and distribution facility to meet growing market demand in Northern Alberta and surrounding region ....  
Graymont Conducting Exploration Program in Michigan's Upper Peninsula with a View to Invest in New Limestone Quarry
11/13/12
  Graymont, one of North America’s leading lime producers, confirmed today it is conducting an exploration program in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to firm up the quality and quantity of limestone deposits to support a new quarrying operation....  
Graymont embarks on multi-million dollar expansion of its Pleasant Gap, PA lime complex
10/10/12
  Graymont is moving ahead with plans to add a state-of-the-art, low-emissions third kiln to its mining and production complex in Pleasant Gap PA, to meet growing lime product market demands in Pennsylvania and surrounding region...  
2011 Graymont Sustainability Report
06/03/12
  Graymont’s fifth annual sustainability report.  
Graymont Awards Scholarships - May 2012
05/18/12
  Bill Dodge recently announced the winners of the 2012 Scholarship Program. Each year Graymont provides two scholarships of $2,000...  
Western Lime Joins Graymont
03/30/12
 

Graymont, a leading producer of lime and limestone products in North America, has acquired Western Lime Corporation, Graymont President and Chief Executive Officer Bill Dodge announced today...

 
President & CEO Retires; EVP and COO Selected as New CEO
12/07/11
 

After almost 32 years with the company, President and Chief Executive Officer Bill Dodge will retire next June, Graymont Board Chairman...

 

Graymont Supports American Heart Association

10/15/11
 

Graymont Materials, in Plattsburg, NY participated again this year in their community’s Heart Walk fund raiser. Nate Dutil...

 
Bedford Receives Safety Award
06/13/11
  We are pleased to announce that Graymont's Bedford Plant in Québec, received the F.J. O’Connell Trophy for safety excellence from the Québec...  
Graymont Awards Scholarships - May 2011
05/16/11
  Bill Dodge recently announced the winners of the 2011 Scholarship Program. Each year Graymont provides two scholarships of $2,000...  

Indian Creek Plant Contributes to Energy Share

05/13/11
  Graymont’s Indian Creek plant in Montana, contributed nearly $13,000 to Energy Share this year, which is the 3rd year the plant...  
2010 Sustainability Report
03/06/11
Bedford Supports Local Fire Departments
01/20/11
  Graymont's Bedford Plant in Quebec, donated $4,000 to their local Fire Departments that serve the townships of Bedford...  
Graymont Supports Local T-Bar Lift
12/10/10
  Graymont Materials, in Plattsburg, NY donated $5,000 in cash and $5,000 in material to help Mount Pisgah construct a new T-Bar Lift...   
Graymont Employees Prepare a Community Dinner
12/08/10
  Scott Bombard, Sales Manager at Graymont Materials, in Plattsburgh, NY along with fellow employees and a few family members...  

Hot Mix Asphalt Showcase Award

11/2010
  This November Graymont Materials (NY) received a prestigious Hot Mix Asphalt Showcase Award given by the New York Construction...  
Press Release - For Immediate Release
10/26/10
  Indefinite Suspension of Lime Production at the Havelock Plant  
Featured Plant - Cricket Mountain (Delta, Utah)
10/26/10
  The third largest producer of lime in North America discovered Millard County, UT 30 years ago and has been an integral part of the local...  
Plattsburgh Quarries Hosts CV-TEC Students
10/13/10
  Plattsburgh Quarries welcomed CV-TEC Vocational School to their facility on Wednesday, October 13.  Plattsburgh Quarries...  
Graymont Golf Tournament Raises Money for Hospice
08/27/10
  Ninety-two golfers took to the links at the Tupper Lake Country Club under sunny skies to participate in Graymont's 6th annual...  
Malone Quarry First Community Day
07/31/10
  Malone Quarry held their first community day on July 31, 2010.  A beautiful clear and sunny morning greeted the volunteers as they blew up...  
Scott Bombard Chairs 2010 Plattsburgh Start! Heart Walk
06/21/10
  Scott Bombard, Sales Manager at Graymont Materials, in Plattsburgh, NY was named Chair of the 2010 Plattsburgh...  
Dozer Day 2010
06/12/10
  As rain dripped off the eves of the Graymont tent set up at Airborne Speedway and volunteers grabbed rain jackets, many...  
2009 Sustainability Report
06/01/10
Fire Department Contribution
06/10
  Graymont Portneuf, located in St-Marc-des-Carrières’s City, Quebec, has committed to contribute $20,000 over...  
Graymont Plattsburgh Quarry "Kid's Days" 2010
05/27/10
  This year's Plattsburgh Quarry Kids Days were held on May 27th and May 28th, 2010.  The Plattsburgh Quarry facility always looks forward...  
Graymont Awards Scholarships - May 2010
05/14/10
  Bill Dodge recently announced the winners of the 2010 Scholarship Program. Each year Graymont provides two scholarships of $2,000...  
Future Engineering Student Visits Genoa
05/04/10
  Graymont's Genoa, Ohio plant recently welcomed Nick Ritter, a student from St. John's Jesuit High School to...  
Northwestern Middle School Tour
04/27/10
 

Graymont (WI) LLC hosted a tour for the Northwestern Middle School boys' sixth grade classes.  Fred Lehman...

 
Pleasant Gap's 4th Annual Watershed Cleanup Day
04/17/10
  Several employees fromGraymont's Pleasant Gap Plant in Pennsylvania, along with some of their family members and friends...
Olympic Mitten Donation - Ecowaste
01/29/10
  Ecowaste, a subsidiary of Graymont, recently donated funds and Olympic Red Mittens to the City of Richmond.  The mittens...  
Exshaw Plant Achieves 1000 Day Safety Milestone
11/4/2009
  Graymont Western Canada's plant in Exshaw, Alberta achieved 1000 days without a lost time accident...  
Pavilion Plant Contributes to Local Boxing Club
10/20/2009
  Graymont's Pavilion plant has made a sizable donation to the Just Do It Boxing Club in Lillooet, near the Pavilion plant .  The donation...  

Faulkner Plant Achieves 7 Years Withough a Lost Time Incident

10/18/2009
 

Graymont is proud to announce that the Faulkner Plant has achieved seven years without a lost time incident. Some of the factors...

 
Graymont (NB) Inc. Contributes to Community Sidestrips
10/16/2009
  Graymont’s Havelock plant made significant financial contributions towards a project to install sidewalks (sidestrips) in the community of Havelock...  
Bedford Plant Aides in the Protection of Peregrine Falcons
10/08/2009
  The situation for the Peregrine Falcon is getting better after the species faced extinction in North America.  Since the 1970’s...  
Endangered Babb Creek Cleaned Up with Lime
09/12/2009
  On Saturday, September 12, 2009, a ribbon cutting ceremony marked the day that Babb Creek in Pennsylvania was officially removed...  
Exshaw Plant Receives Volunteer Recognition Award
09/11/2009
  The Community Relationship Committee at Graymont’s Exshaw plant in Alberta received an important Volunteer Recognition Award...  
With Regret
08/27/2009
  We regret to announce that on August 27, 2009 a lime delivery driver passed away at the Genoa plant. The driver collapsed while closing lids on a...  
Superior Plant Hosts Open House
08/07/2009
  Graymont's Superior Plant in Wisconsin hosted their first Open House for the public and for the families of Graymont Employees. Invited guests...  
2008 Sustainability Report
06/2009
Graymont Awards Scholarships - May 2009
05/2009
  Bill Dodge recently announced the winners of the 2009 Scholarship Program. Each year Graymont provides two scholarships of $2,000...  
Pleasant Gap - Watershed Cleanup Day
05/11/09
  Each year Pleasant Gap, PA's local watershed group (ClearWater Conservancy) holds a Watershed Cleanup Day on......  
Havelock Achieves a New Safety Record
05/08/09
  On April 26, 2009, Graymont's Havelock Plant in Eastern Canada accomplished a new safety record - four years accident free....  
PRESS RELEASE - For immediate publication
04/24/09
  An employee at Graymont's Bedford plant is involved in a fatal accident at work...  
Trained First Aid Employee at Joliette Plant - Saves a Life
03/09
  Ronald Charest, a production employee who has worked at the Graymont Joliette plant for the past 21 years, was asked by Graymont in 2004....  
Pleasant Gap Produces Commercial Power
03/18/09
  In a lime industry first, Graymont's Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania plant started producing power today from their...  
Graymont Materials, Named “Business of the Year”
02/12/09
  Graymont Materials (US headquarters in Plattsburgh NY), was recently selected as the Plattsburgh-North Country Chamber of Commerce “Business of the Year”...  
Superior Plant’s First Year Safety Achievement
02/11/09
  On January 16, Graymont’s Superior Plant received recognition and kudos for its first major safety achievement...  
Graymont Publishes Inaugural Sustainability Report
12/31/08
  2007 Graymont Sustainability Report  
Faulkner Plant Achieves New Safety Record
10/31/08
  Graymont is proud to announce that our Faulkner, Manitoba plant recently completed 6 years without a lost time incident...  
Jean-Pierre Loyer's Limestone Sculptures
10/01/08
  Following a Fine Arts course at the age of 16, I developed a taste for the fine art of sculpture making.  That desire has never ...  
Pilot Peak Plant Donates Lime for Community Trail Project
07/03/08
  In support of their local West Wendover, Nevada community, the Graymont Pilot Peak Plant recently donated the lime fines needed...  
Graymont Awards 2008 Scholarships
05/21/08
  Bill Dodge recently announced the winners of the 2008 Scholarship Program. Each year Graymont provides two scholarships of $2,000...  
Graymont Home Energy Efficiency Improvement Contest
04/15/08
  The winners of Graymont's home energy efficiency improvement contest, which rewards employees at each Graymont location who make...  
Graymont Dolime Wins “Business of The Year” Award
03/28/08
 

Graymont is proud to announce that on March 19, Graymont’s Genoa Plant, Graymont Dolime Inc., was awarded the Ottawa County Improvement...

 
Press Release
03/12/08
 

Graymont announces its withdrawal from the concrete stone market and the assessment of its Joliette plant operations...

 
Havelock Achieves a Safety Milestone
01/20/08
  Graymont Eastern Canada's Havelock Plant has achieved 1000 days without a lost time accident. The event was...  
Cutler-Magner Company - News Release
11/30/07
 

Graymont Signs Agreement to Acquire Controlling Interest in Duluth-Superior Company...

 
Tacoma Hosts 7th Grade Science Class
10/29/07
  For the second year now, Graymont Tacoma has hosted a tour of the plant by 7th grade science students from Whatcom Hills Waldorf School in...
Faulkner Plant Celebrates 5 Year Safety Achievement
10/25/07
  Graymont’s Faulkner Plant is proud to be able to report, as of October 18, 5 years of no lost time incidents at the plant. This is an extremely...

Indian Creek Celebrates 4 Years of Safety

10/12/07
  On October 5, Graymont’s Indian Creek Plant held a special celebration to note their achievement of reaching 4 years without a...

Safety Milestone at St. Helens Plant

10/03/07
  Located in the Portland, Oregon area, Graymont’s St. Helens PCC Plant has distinguished itself as another of Graymont’s facilities...  

Faulkner Hosts Open House for Community

09/28/07
  On September 22, Graymont’s Faulkner Plant in Faulkner, Manitoba held an Open House for the community...  

Genoa Plant Engages Community at Street Fair

09/24/07
  For the last two years in September, the community of Genoa, Ohio has put on the Genoa Street Fair with the Graymont Genoa Plant...  

First Open House and Plant Tour a Huge Success in Tacoma

09/21/07
  On September 14, Graymont’s plant in Tacoma, Washington held an Open House at their facility for vendors, family...  
Rescue at Graymont Pavilion Plant
09/19/07
  Late last night, the operator of an excavator covered by a rock fall that occurred yesterday morning in the Graymont Pavilion quarry located...  

Exshaw Plant Forms Community Relations Committee

07/31/07
  Graymont Western Canada's plant in Exshaw, Alberta is pleased to announce the formation of a Community Relations Committee...  

Exshaw Celebrates with Annual Stampede Breakfast

07/19/07
  Graymont’s Exshaw Plant employees hosted their annual Stampede Breakfast on July 12. The highlight of this year’s breakfast...  

Graymont Plattsburgh Quarry "Kid's Days"

06/09/07
  Graymont's Plattsburgh Quarry in New York, held it's annual "Kid's Days".  The program is a two full-day event that includes multiple tours...  
Graymont Proposes New Lime Plant and Quarry Facility
05/17/07
  Graymont Western Canada Inc. announced today that it has applied for permits to build and operate a lime plant and associated limestone...  
Graymont Awards Scholarships – May 2007
05/14/07
  Bill Dodge recently announced the winners of the 2007 Scholarship Program.  Each year Graymont provides two scholarships...  

Pavilion Plant Receives Government Safety Award

04/24/07
  Graymont Western Canada's Pavilion Plant received a "Certificate of Achievement" award at the 45th Annual Mine Safety Awards held in...  
Clear Water Conservancy - Stream Cleanup Day
04/21/07
  Graymont's Pleasant Gap plant in Pennsylvania, participated in the 11th annual cleanup of Spring Creek (Logan Branch) located in Pleasant...  
Graymont's Home Energy Savings Contest
04/16/07
  At Graymont we recognize the importance of energy in our society and believe that energy efficiency is a great way to improve our...  
Graymont Contributes to a New Emergency Services Building
04/16/07
  Graymont's Pleasant Gap plant in Centre County, Pennsylvania has made a significant financial contribution towards a new Emergency Services...  
Pavilion Plant Addresses Noise Complaint
04/16/07
  Responding to a 2006 noise complaint, Al Lucas, plant manager at the Pavilion plant located in British Columbia, undertook a series of...  
Exshaw Plant Gives to Local Community
04/12/07
  Graymont Western Canada's plant in Exshaw, Alberta is donating materials and equipment to the Calgary Quad Squad Association to help in...  
03/27/07
  The Graymont Western Canada team helped sponsor two seminars that were presented by the Alberta Roadbuilders and Heavy Construction...
 
Genoa Plant "Safety Milestone"
03/23/07
  Graymont's plant located in Genoa, Ohio reached a one year safety milestone.  The 60 employees of the Genoa plant completed one year...  
03/05/07
  Graymont’s Bedford plant was nominated “Company of the Month” for January 2007 by the Brome-Missisquoi Chamber of Commerce Gala...
 
02/11/07
  After just one year producing Redi-Rock retaining wall blocks, Graymont Materials has tripled the size of its market territory. Through the Fall...
 
01/08/07
  Over the last four years, Graymont’s Havelock plant has made a significant financial contribution toward a project to install sidewalks in...
 
10/17/06
  On October 5, the employees of the Tacoma plant hosted a tour for the seventh grade chemistry class, their teacher and a few parents from...
 
Faulkner Plant Wins "Business of the Year Award"
10/19/06
  Graymont Western Canada's Plant in Faulkner, Manitoba has won the West Interlake Business Excellence Award 2006 for the...  
10/06/06
  On September 11, 2006 Graymont’s Tacoma plant was informed it had won the Mines Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) 2005 Sentinel...
 
10/05/06
  Elton Chorney, plant manager at Graymont’s Indian Creek plant, has won the 2006 National Lime Association Boynton Award. The award is...
 
10/02/06
  Stuart Wolfe recently announced the winners of the first annual Graymont Scholarship Program. The Scholarship Program was...
 
10/01/06
  Graymont's website was recently awarded the "Web Site of the Year" award by Pit & Quarry Magazine, having been selected from a field of...
 
08/29/06
  Graymont Western Canada Inc. is pleased to announce signing a multi year agreement with Syncrude Canada Ltd. for the supply of high...
 
08/15/06
  Graymont has addressed fugitive dust issues that resulted in a $7500 fine for air quality violations. Violations were observed during...
 
07/27/06
  A sacred ceremony was held today to honor the mountain that provides Graymont Western Canada Inc. with the ability to produce some of ...
 
07/18/06
  Graymont’s Exshaw plant has been thanked for investing in the Canmore and Area Health Care Foundation. Foundation Co-Executive...
 
07/11/06
  Graymont Western Canada Inc. is pleased to announce a multi-year term Agreement with Nexen Inc. to supply lime to Nexen’s Long Lake...
 
07/04/06
  Graymont’s Bedford plant has been congratulated for providing assistance during a potentially dangerous flooding situation...
 
06/28/06
  On June 20, over 150 public and private sector construction engineers and professionals met at the Radisson Hotel in Sacramento for an...
 
05/31/06
  Graymont Western US Inc. is pleased to announce the completion of an agreement with Ash Grove Cement Company. As of June 1, 2006...
 
04/27/06
  A yearly tradition at the Pilot Peak Plant will take place once again on May 9: the spring clean-up of the plant area known as "Alaska Day"...
 
04/26/06
  The Pilot Peak Plant recently hosted a group of MBA students from the David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah MBA Career...
 
04/06/06
  A team from Graymont met today with the Standard Practices Committee members from Saskatchewan Highways and...
 
03/22/06
  Graymont Western Canada Inc. is pleased to announce an agreement with the Athabasca Northern Railway (ANR) for a new lime transload...
 
02/07/06
  Graymont Materials is pleased to announce that Tim Dodd has joined our team as Redi-Rock Representative. Tim will be in charge of sales...
 
02/07/06
  Graymont Materials continues to expand its profit centers by adding Redi-Rock, the largest and most popular retaining wall system in North...
 
02/02/06
  Graymont, in partnership with Western Stabilization, will host a free seminar on Lime in Soil Stabilization this June in the Sacramento area...
 
11/07/05
  Graymont (PA) Inc. publicly launched a new state-of-the-art Lime Kiln at its Pleasant Gap Plant today and positioned itself for another 50 years...
 
07/15/05
  Graymont’s Exshaw plant and employees, in particular Steve Czank, have been commended for providing assistance during a potentially...
 
06/24/05
  Graymont’s Bedford plant won second place in the Manufacturing Category in the Brome-Missisquoi Chamber of Commerce Gala...
 
05/01/05
  Graymont has adopted a new corporate high efficiency vehicle (HEV) policy. An element of Graymont’s sustainable growth initiative...
 
04/15/05
  Ts’kw’aylaxw First Nation today signed new leases that will permit Graymont Western Canada Inc. to continue its limestone mining...
 
01/01/05
  On December 2, 2004 the Graymont Board of Directors approved a corporate Sustainable Growth strategy. Within Graymont, Sustainable...