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Awards for Aggregate Industries facilities

McHENRY COUNTY – Aggregate Industries, a leading provider of aggregate and construction materials to markets in 18 states and more than 300 cities, announced that two of its facilities in McHenry County received Safety Achievement Awards from the Illinois Department of Mines and Minerals.

Recognized for accomplishing a Zero Lost Time Accident Rate in 2012 were Algonquin Pit No. 5 in Algonquin, and McHenry West Pit No. 26 in McHenry.

“We congratulate our employees for their accomplishment and unwavering attention to safety,” said Graham Hardwick, senior vice president of Aggregate Industries US Mid-West Region. “They have shown great commitment to implementing the company’s universal safety measures and taking ownership for personal safety. We’re proud of their achievements and look forward to continued excellence.”

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