Masters of Green

Masters of Green: Concrete team delivers sustainability for Sunnyvale housing project

Posted by Zack Booth on Jul 19, 2019

SUNNYVALE – The developer of a new multi-unit housing complex in Sunnyvale wants to reduce the project’s lifetime carbon footprint by using eco-friendly construction materials, including sustainable concrete from Graniterock.
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Construction haul truck driver says 'It's like putting a steering wheel on top of your house'

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Jul 19, 2019

AROMAS – Tracey Rego drives a mining haul truck – the size of a two-story condo – like other people drive a Prius.
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Instagram 12,000 celebration giveaway

Posted by Graniterock on Jul 19, 2019

Instagram 12K Celebration Sweepstakes
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Construction Rock Star knows stone pavers better than almost anyone

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Jul 12, 2019

SEASIDE – As soon as Y&T exits the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk stage Aug. 2, Walt Combs will be getting cranked up across the street at Coasters Bar and Grill with his heavy metal band Hammer Down.
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Feeding the needy hits home for Graniterock team member

Posted by Graniterock on Jun 20, 2019

PAJARO – Diana Villegas knows the strain of growing up poor with little food in the house, so much so she doesn’t want other kids to suffer the same.
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Smooth ride at Wilson Quarry

Smoother ride at Wilson Quarry

Posted by Graniterock on May 10, 2019

Exiting the A.R. Wilson Quarry won’t be such a bumpy ride anymore.
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Swinerton project executive perfectly suited to building schools

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on May 10, 2019

SANTA CLARA – Take the girl out of Texas, put her in the country’s hottest construction market and she’ll shoot up the management chain to become one of the area’s go-to experts on building schools.
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A road materials construction career started at the beauty counter

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Apr 12, 2019

AROMAS – Asphalt binders, gradation graphs and air voids seem a world away from her mother’s bathroom counter in Western Mexico, dotted with pretty jars of creams and perfumes that cast a spell on Elvira Paniagua at a young age and would inevitably define her future.
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SF Bay Area masonry contractor hits the bull's eye with every project

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Apr 8, 2019

LOS ALTOS – Camped out in the backyard of a large corner lot in Los Altos, saw blades and mixing paddles in action, mason contractor Pat Knowles and his crew are working their magic.
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Masters of green

San Jose Airport expansion project goes green with Graniterock concrete

Posted by Graniterock on Apr 4, 2019

SAN JOSE – Mineta San Jose International Airport is using sustainable concrete from Graniterock, made with industrial byproducts, to significantly reduce the carbon impact of its $58 million Terminal B expansion project.
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