Entries by Jeffrey Turner

Never ask the Safety / Risk Manager if Santa Exists

G’Day Wolfpack or as they say in Klingon – – SuH, voDleH QaQ There are approximately two billion children (persons under 18) in the world. However, since Santa does not visit children of Muslim, Hindu, Jewish or Buddhist (except maybe in Japan) religions, this reduces the workload for Christmas night to 15% of the total, […]

Operation Safe Driver Week 2022 starts Sunday

Operation Safe Driver Week is coming up next week. The law enforcement effort known as Operation Safe Driver Week is scheduled for Sunday through Saturday, July 10-16. It is a program coordinated by the Commercial Motor Safety Alliance. Law enforcement officers in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. will be taking part. They will be on […]

Time to paint it black at the Lone Tree Quarry!

This past week, our plant, transportation and paving folks all got together at our new quarry in Granite, Wyoming! We were able to knock it out in two days and over 2000 Ton of Asphalt… Congratulations on a job well done to Lorenzo’s paving crew, The Firestone Asphalt Plant, The Lone Tree Creek Quarry Crew […]

International Road Check Week 2022!

International Roadcheck is an annual three-day event when CVSA-certified inspectors conduct compliance, enforcement and educational initiatives targeted at various elements of motor carrier, vehicle and driver safety. International Roadcheck is the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles in the world, with nearly 15 trucks or buses inspected, on average, every minute across North […]

Town of Frederick – Paving Day 1!

Today we started paving in the Raspberry Hill and Wyndham Hill subdivisions. Additional asphalt patching will happen in Downtown Frederick, Wyndham Hill, Johnson Farm, and other areas identified as an area of need. The maintenance of asphalt pavement will preserve the integrity and expand the life of the roadway preventing more drastic and costly maintenance treatment methods in […]

Milling Day – Town of Frederick Colorado!

Today we start day 1 of milling in Frederick, Colorado in the 2022 Colorado Boulevard Mill & Overlay Project!! Colorado Boulevard between Tipple Parkway and Bella Rosa Parkway will be milled and overlaid to produce a new roadway surface. Elements of the 2022 Project will include crack seal, mastic crack seal, asphalt patching, 2.0-inch mill […]