Inside the A.R. Wilson Quarry

More than 100 years of aggregate mining

Posted by Graniterock on Sep 21, 2017

Graniterock has been mining hard rock at the A.R. Wilson Quarry for more than 100 years, and the company is equipped with plans and permits to continue mining for another century. With demand for aggregate at a historic high, we wanted to show you what goes on inside this incredible place.
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State engineer with global view

Wanderlust and sensibility define Caltrans engineer

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Sep 13, 2017

SANTA CRUZ – The traits and skills that allow Jennifer Wilson to navigate a foreign country on her mountain bike, for months at a time, are the same qualities that make her a well-respected Caltrans engineer.
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New bridge for Santa Cruz

Construction and concrete teams pull together for new bridge in Santa Cruz

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Aug 28, 2017

SANTA CRUZ – The Construction team had to quickly come up with an entirely new plan for a pedestrian/bike bridge over Branciforte Creek when the first pile hole being drilled by a subcontractor – 8 feet wide and 105 feet deep - collapsed due to poor soil conditions.
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Finish line in sight for BART

Finish line in site for new BART station

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Aug 7, 2017

SAN JOSE – Successful completion of a new station for BART to extend from Fremont into San Jose, working alongside two other major contracts, doesn’t happen without clearing some pretty high hurdles.
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Algebra Academy runs Aug. 7-11

Counting down to the Bruce W. Woolpert Algebra Academy

Posted by Kevin Jeffery on Aug 3, 2017

WATSONVILLE – Math isn’t boring.
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Failure not an option

Failure not an option for this paving Rock Star

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Aug 2, 2017

SAN JOSE – By all accounts, it’s a miracle JP Paving celebrated its 20th anniversary this year.
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Little Mixer Truck Summer 2017 Sweepstakes

Posted by Graniterock on Jul 21, 2017

Taking care of wide open spaces at Graniterock

Taking care of wide open spaces at Graniterock

Posted by Graniterock on Jul 14, 2017

AROMAS – If you were to pull the curtain back on Graniterock, there would be a few hundred acres of wide open space that are home to deer, rattlesnakes, turkeys, bobcats and other wildlife.
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Have a happy, safe Fourth of July

Have a happy, safe Fourth of July

Posted by Graniterock on Jun 30, 2017

Wishing everyone a fun, safe Fourth of July!
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Construction Division launches drones for safety and efficiency

Construction Division launches drones for safety and efficiency

Posted by Graniterock on Jun 23, 2017

SAN JOSE – Drones have taken off in the Construction Division in a way that’s dramatically improving job safety and efficiency.
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