South Mountain Freeway on Track for 2020 Completion

Seminars, Expo Highlight Successful IAAP?Convention

Fri May 25, 2012 - Midwest Edition
CEG


(L-R): Mike Bernardi of Hanson Material Service, Scott Letzter and Terry Murphy of Meyer Material Company share some thoughts on the aggregate industry.
(L-R): Mike Bernardi of Hanson Material Service, Scott Letzter and Terry Murphy of Meyer Material Company share some thoughts on the aggregate industry.
(L-R): Mike Bernardi of Hanson Material Service, Scott Letzter and Terry Murphy of Meyer Material Company share some thoughts on the aggregate industry. Jeremy Curran (L) and Jack Shecterle of American Bin & Conveyor are ready to greet attendees. Kelly Barr (L) and Brian Benck (third from L) of West Side Tractor Sales Co. welcome Mark Rager and Meghan Ross of William Charles Construction to the West Side Tractor Sales Co. booth. Greg Hilliard (second from L) of William Charles Construction stops by the Howell Tractor & Equipment booth to see (L-R) Mike Kohler of Allied Construction Products, and Alan Johnson and Bob Byrne of Howell Tractor & Equipment. (L-R): Paul Schratz of Roland Machinery Co. welcomes Roger Martinez of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Gerald Nagel of Hanson Material Service and Nick Pacino of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers to the Roland Machinery Co. booth. Jerry Sammons (L) of Telsmith Inc. and Terry Hennessey of Fabick CAT are enjoying the 44th annual convention. Rod Skindrud (L) and Jim Georgantones of Unified Screening & Crushing display their product cards at the convention. Senior Project Manager Larry Geraghty of Meade is eager to share information on his company. Manning the Process Machinery Inc. booth are Dave Olmsted (L) and Dawson Horn. (L-R): Bernie MacDougall of Thor Global Enterprises, Brek Zortman of Aring Equipment Co. and Tim Miller of FLSmidth Inc. man the Aring Equipment Co. booth. (L-R): Terry Macklin and Don Gregorius of American State Equipment Co. and Mandy Moore of Inertia take a break from the convention to pose for a picture. Jeff Spritka (L) and Steve Matic of Atlas Copco are looking to talk about surface drilling. Chris Dodge (seated) of William Charles Construction operates the Cat simulator while Clyde Kessel and John Norton, both of Patten CAT, look on and Jared Brown of Simformotion gives Dodge some instructions. (L-R): Nick Wright and Kevin Fiddes of McAllister Equipment Co., Jeff Lovgren of Kolberg-Pioneer Astec Mobile Screens and Clyde Robison of  McAllister Equipment Co. get a chance to compare notes during the convention. Brad Cowell (L) and Dave Bawinkel of Miller-Bradford & Risberg Inc. take a break from the day’s events. Sam Hayes (L) and Ken Krimmel of G.W. Van Keppel Co. are eager to talk about their company. (L-R): Randi Wille of Meyer Material Co., Glenda Schoening of IAAP and Brian Rice of Hanson Material Service welcome attendees to the 44th annual convention. (L-R): Becky Kazmierski, Brian Rice and Jim Van Briesen are part of the committee chair that will outline current activities for IAAP. (L-R): Mark Krumenacher, Annick Maenhout and IAAP President Anne Cramer make up the rest of the team for the committee chair. IAAP Executive Director John Henriksen goes over the legislative report at the annual convention. IAAP President Anne Cramer welcomes everyone to the 2012 convention. IAAP Outreach Manager Shawn McKinney presents the IAAP Rock Solid safety awards winners.

The Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers held its 44th annual convention May 15 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield. The all-day event was filled with informative seminars and the expo gave members a chance to network.