Litter along the roadsides in Shelby County, AL, has no chance when Longview employee John Ellison comes on the scene. John began picking up trash on his long walks as a way to get out of the house, get exercise and keep the community beautiful. He predicts that he has collected over 100 bags of trash since he began these walks in early 2017.
The Port Inland Operation in Gulliver, MI, was approached by The Manistique Environmental Lab Committee to donate 600 tons of pathway mix for the lab’s improvement project. The donation will also receive matching money in the grant the lab is applying for to help pay for placement and grading.
On February 22, the lack River Operations presented a check for $925 to the Augusta Independent School District &(AIS) in Augusta, KY, for the purchase of an automated external defibrillator (AED).
On March 8, the Maysville Operation hosted the Chamber of Commerce Leadership Horizons group from the Maysville area.
On April 15, a team of 12 Carmeuse Grand River employees will wear bowling gear and attend the Big Brothers Big Sisters signature Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser at the Scores Fun Center in Painesville, Ohio.
From May 21-24, the Luttrell Rangers Mine Rescue Team will participate in the 2018 Metal/Nonmetal Southeast Regional Mine Rescue Competition at the Williamson County Ag Expo Center in Franklin, TN.
The Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance (VTCA) Spring Conference, a statewide conference dedicated to Virginia’s vibrant transportation program—one of the largest in the country—is being held this week, April 11– 13, at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, Hampton, VA.
TAPPI’s PaperCon 2018 will be held April 15-18, 2018, at the Charlotte Convention Center. The Carmeuse team will be exhibiting in Booth 1036.
PaperCon is one of the largest annual events in the paper industry, pulling together a wide variety of industry professionals from 32 different countries.Stop by and visit our team of dedicated technical specialists, sales reps and marketing experts to learn how Carmeuse can provide you with the products and services to help you optimize your processes throughout your plant.
Carmeuse recently purchased a CAT simulator to train new employees before putting them on the job to operate heavy equipment. The simulator is initially in the Longview plant in Saginaw, Ala., but will move to various Carmeuse locations throughout the year. Operators are trained using state-of-the-art simulation technology, which is nearly identical to operating a million-dollar machine, along with classroom training.
Jason and Cortney Warren entered their 18-month-old son Lucas in an Instagram contest to be the 2018 Gerber "spokesbaby" after hearing about the opportunity through Lucas’ aunt and godmother. Jason works as an Over-the-Road Truck Driver for Carmeuse in Chatsworth, Ga., and they live in nearby Dawnville, Ga.