Hollister runway open for fire season

Runway reconstruction completed in time for fire season

Posted by Spencer Wright on May 4, 2016

The start of California’s fire season drove the Construction Division to work efficiently under a tight deadline to get Hollister Municipal Airport’s runway reconstructed and open again for Cal Fire planes by May 1.
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Downtown San Jose's largest residential project

Graniterock pours for massive project in downtown San Jose

Posted by Zack Booth on Apr 25, 2016

SAN JOSE – Graniterock is helping to reshape San Jose’s skyline by providing 60,000 yards of concrete for the largest residential project ever built in downtown.
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Half Moon Bay bluff gets lift from Graniterock

Half Moon Bay bluff gets lift from Graniterock

Posted by Kyle McLean on Apr 13, 2016

HALF MOON BAY – When it comes to projects that improve the environment and help others enjoy our natural surroundings, the Graniterock Construction Division feels they're second to none.
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Essential keys to working with green concrete

Essential keys to working with green concrete

Posted by Willie Diaz on Apr 11, 2016

There’s no getting around green concrete.More and more construction projects require it and research proves green concrete is a more sustainable building material than traditional concrete.
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Monterey County engineer takes road less traveled

Rock Star: Billy Issa chases the American dream from Lebanon to Monterey

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Apr 7, 2016

SALINAS – Billy Issa landed in Monterey from the Middle East in 1989 pretty much broke and speaking little English, but he carried with him the kind of determination that can only lead to success.
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Graniterock extends life of Santa Cruz County landfill

Graniterock helps extend the life of Santa Cruz County's landfill

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Apr 5, 2016

Santa Cruz County leaders Bruce McPherson, Zach Friend and Greg Caput, along with members of the local media, watched Tuesday as the first load of garbage was delivered to the county's new cell at the Buena Vista Landfill, which Graniterock Construction crews worked on for more than a year.
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BART extension project starts strong

BART extension project starts strong

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Mar 25, 2016

SAN JOSE – Dirt is a huge issue on the Construction Division project to help build the final stop on a 10-mile BART extension in San Jose.
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Benefits of CIR for road maintenance

Benefits of cold in-place recycling for road maintenance

Posted by Dennis McElroy on Mar 9, 2016

Tina Cutter keeps asphalt business thriving

Tina Cutter keeps Redwood City asphalt business thriving

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Mar 4, 2016

REDWOOD CITY – With San Francisco Bay Area construction booming in recent years, Graniterock’s asphalt plant in Redwood City has been a busy place.
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Caltrans and industry work to improve Section 39

Caltrans and industry work together to improve Section 39

Posted by Mike Cook on Mar 1, 2016

Over the past few years, Caltrans has worked on a major overhaul of the Section 39 specification for producing and placing hot mix asphalt on state roads.
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