On May 23, The River Rouge operation held its first Manufacturing Day and hosted 15 students from a local STEM school. Several Carmeuse employees spoke to the students, including Jacob Baith, Chad Wright, Donna Degree-Gordon, Rita Simpson, Scott Haener and Matthew Gower.
On April 3, four Carmeuse River Rouge employees visited the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries (DRMM) to provide meals to homeless individual who are recovering from substance abuse, as well as women struggling to make ends meet for themselves and their children. DRMM also provides substance abuse programs, and both transitional and permanent housing to people to prevent a return to homelessness or addiction.
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, April 10– 12, at the Hilton Norfolk, Norfolk Virginia.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Carmeuse Lime & Stone (“Carmeuse”) and Yager Materials are pleased to announce that Carmeuse has acquired Yager Materials and its subsidiaries (“Yager”). By acquiring Yager, Carmeuse expands its presence in the construction market.
The Pelican plant recently gave back to the Baton Rouge, LA community when Production Manager Robert Hogancamp and Pelican Site Coordinator Kathy Mottesheard presented the local Boys and Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge with a check for $4,500.
The 2019 Virginia Farm Show is prominently the only trade show in Virginia to serve both full-time and part-time farmers, providing them with access to innovative commercial farm equipment and networking opportunities with service providers in the state of Virginia.
Employees from the Carmeuse Portage operation help to support the local community in numerous ways throughout the year and especially during the holiday season. Through a corporate foundation sponsorship with the Portage, IN YMCA, Carmeuse donated money to assist families, children and many of the programs at the YMCA. A check was presented to Portage YMCA CEO and President Shannon Burhans and Marketing and Program Director Erin Robles. Carmeuse has supported the Portage YMCA since 2013.
Employees from the Carmeuse Buffington site purchased holiday gifts for the John W. Anderson Boys & Girls Club in Gary, IN.
During this holiday season, the Carmeuse River Rouge location once again harnessed the generosity of the company and its employees to in providing warm coats, hats and gloves to those in need in the local community free of charge. As part of this first-year program, more than 100 coats and other pieces of clothing were presented to the Mayor of River Rouge on Friday, December 14.
The Keystone Farm Show is prestigiously the largest trade show for commercial farm equipment and service providers in the state