Social Responsibility

Awards and Recognitions

The following is a list of recent awards and recognitions for Vulcan:

 2017

ALABAMA HUMANITIES FOUNDATION - CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION IN THE HUMANITIES AWARD
Vulcan Materials Company (Birmingham, AL)

 2017

FORSYTH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL ASSISTANCE AND PROTECTION ADVISORY BOARD: AIR QUALITY AWARD
East Forsyth Quarry (NC)
North Quary (NC)

 2017

HISTORIC GOLD HILL AND MINES FOUNDATION PRESERVATION AWARD
Gold Hill Quarry (NC)

 2017

TEXAS AGGREGATES AND CONCRETE ASSOCIATION SAFETY AWARD
Vulcan Ready-Mix Fleet Shop (TX)

 2017

TEXAS AGGREGATES AND CONCRETE ASSOCIATION BEST PLANT AWARD
1604 Quarry (TX)

 2016

FRIENDS OF THE LOWER APPOMATTOX RIVER CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION
Dale Quarry (VA)
Jack Quarry (VA)
Puddledock Sand & Gravel (VA)

 2016

FRIENDS OF THE RIVER AWARD
Dale Quarry (VA)
Jack Quarry (VA)
Puddledock Sand & Gravel (VA)

 2016

EMPORIA-GREENVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUSINESS/INDUSTRY OF THE YEAR AWARD
Skippers Quarry (VA)

 2016

THE JUST 100 LIST: AMERICA’S BEST CORPORATE CITIZENS
Ranked Third – Materials Industry Category

 2016

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD
Abilene Black Lease Quarry (TX)
Dalton Quarry (GA)

 2016

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD
Sunniland Mine (FL)
Corona Quarry (CA)

 2016

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
South Russellville Quarry (AL)

 2016

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

Helotes Quarry (TX)

 2016

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
Bolingbrook Quarry (IL)
Cabarrus Quarry (NC)
Dolcito Quarry (AL)

 2016

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
SILVER EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
Laraway Quarry (IL)
McCook Quarry (IL)

 2016

CALIFORNIA CONSTRUCTION AND INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS ASSOCIATION
EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Corona Quarry (CA)

 2016

TEXAS AGGREGATES & CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
SAFETY AWARD
Helotes Ready-Mix Plant (TX)

 2016

INDUSTRIAL ENVIRONMENTAL ASSOCIATION OF SAN DIEGO
EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AND OUTREACH AWARD

Carroll Canyon (CA)

 2016

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Woodbridge (VA)
Chantilly (VA)
Chester (VA)
Culpepper (VA)
Dinwiddle (VA)
Gainesville (VA)
Hampton (VA)
Leesburg (VA)
Mechanicsville (VA)
Newington (VA)
Purcellville (VA)
Stephens City (VA)
Williamsburg (VA)
Edgewood (MD)

2016

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
SILVER EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Edsall Road (VA)
Dulles (VA)

2016

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
BRONZE EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD

Richmond (VA)
Brooklyn (MD)
Shirlington (VA)

 2015

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Centreville (VA)
Chantilly (VA)
Chester (VA)
Dinwiddle (VA)
Dulles (VA)
Dumfries (VA)
Edgewood (MD)
Edsall (VA)
Hampton (VA)
Leesburg (VA)
Mechanicsville (VA)
Newington (VA)
Newport News (VA)
Odenton (MD)
Purcellville (VA)
Queens Chapel (DC)
Shirlington (VA)
Spotsylvania (VA)
Stafford (VA)
Williamsburg (VA)

 2015

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
BRONZE EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Falls Church (VA)
Richmond (MD)

 2015

HISTORIC GOLD HILL & MINES FOUNDATION PRESERVATION AWARD
Gold Hill Quarry (NC)

 2015

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
Dixie Lee Quarry, Concord, TN
Franklin Quarry, Franklin, TN

 2015

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
South Russellville Quarry, Russellville, AL

 2015

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
Helotes Quarry, Helotes, TX

 2015

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLDEXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
Dixie Lee Quarry, Concord, TN
Franklin Quarry, Franklin, TN

 2015

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
SILVER EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
Bolingbrook Quarry, Plainfield, IL
Laraway Quarry, Joliet, IL
McCook Quarry, McCook, IL

 2015

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD

Azusa Rock, Azusa, CA
Hendersonville Quarry, Hendersonville, NC

 2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Abilene Black Lease Quarry, Abilene, TX
Dalton Quarry, Dalton, GA

 2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
SILVER EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Brownwood Quarry, Brownwood, TX

 2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD
Corona Stone, Corona, CA
Norton Quarry

 2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
McCook Quarry, McCook, IL

 2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
SILVER EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD

Azusa Rock, Azusa, CA
Graham II Quarry, Lorton, VA
Royal Stone Quarry, Rockville, VA

 2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD
Bolingbrook Quarry, Bolingbrok, IL
Laraway Quarry, Joliet, IL
Pleasanton Plant, Pleasanton, CA

2014

Wildlife Habitat Council
Conservation Education Award
Vulcan Materials Company

2014

My Green Birmingham
Champion of Sustainability
Outstanding Business Award

Vulcan Materials Company

2014

Birmingham Business Journal
One of Birmingham's Most Admired Companies

Vulcan Materials Company

2014

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

Mission Valley Plant, San Diego, CA (Category E)

2014

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARDS

Bakersfield Plant, Bakersfield, CA
Carroll Canyon Plant, San Diego, CA
Escondido Plant, Escondido, CA
Oceanside Plant, Oceanside, CA
Santa Barbara Plant, Santa Barbara, CA
Shafter Plant, Shafter, CA
Saticoy Plant, Oxnard, CA
Fowler Plant, Fowler, CA
Gustine Plant, Gustine, CA
Los Banos Plant, Los Banos, CA
Tehachapi Plant, Tehachapi, CA

2014

GEORGIA CONSTRUCTION AGGREGATES ASSOCIATION (GCAA)
EAGLE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE – SILVER COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AWARD

Macon Quarry

2014

GEORGIA CONSTRUCTION AGGREGATES ASSOCIATION (GCAA)
EAGLE AWARD – HEALTH & SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD

Dalton Quarry (Large Quarry Category)
Ellijay Quarry (Small Quarry Category)

2014

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BARRY K. WENDT MEMORIAL COMMITMENT AWARD

Donald M. James, Chairman and CEO

2013

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
SILVER ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

Searcy Quarry, Judsonia, AR

2013

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

Lakeshore Quarry, Birmingham, AL
Tampa Sales Yard, Tampa, FL

2013

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD

Manassas Quarry, Manassas, VA

2013

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD

Manassas Quarry, Manassas, VA

2013

National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association Awards
SILVER EXCELLENCE IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AWARD

Pleasanton Sand and Gravel, Pleasanton, CA
River Rock Plant, Fresno, CA

2013

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (NIOSH) and
NATIONAL HEARING CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION (NHCA)
Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award

Vulcan Material Company (Manufacturing Sector)

2013

GEORGIA CONSTRUCTION AGGREGATES ASSOCIATION (GCAA)
EAGLE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE – SILVER COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AWARD

Macon Quarry

2013

GEORGIA CONSTRUCTION AGGREGATES ASSOCIATION (GCAA)
EAGLE AWARD – HEALTH & SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD

Dalton Quarry (Large Quarry Category)
Ellijay Quarry (Small Quarry Category)

2013

NATIONAL READY MIXED CONCRETE ASSOCIATION
EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARDS

Click here to see the 76 VMC Recipients

2013

Energy Showcase Award
San Diego Gas & Electric
Otay/Mesa HMA Plant (Large Industrial Category)

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
GOLD SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD

Dalton Quarry, Dalton, GA (Medium Category)

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
BRONZE SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD

Abilene Black Lease Quarry, Taylor, TX (Medium Category)

2012

GEORGIA CONSTRUCTION AGGREGATES ASSOCIATION (GCAA)
EAGLE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE – SAFETY AWARD

Dalton Quarry (Large Quarry Category) – Third consecutive year
Cherokee Quarry (Small Quarry Category)

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Gold Environmental Excellence Award

Black Rock Quarry, Black Rock, AR

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Silver Environmental Excellence Award

Cherokee Quarry, Cherokee, AL
Searcy Quarry, Judsonia, AR

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Bronze Environmental Excellence Award

South Russellville Quarry, Russellville, AL
Tuscumbia Quarry, Tuscumbia, AL

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Silver Community Relations Award

River Rock Quarry, Fresno, CA
Bolingbrook Quarry, Bolingbrook, IL
Dixie Lee Quarry, Concord, TN

2012

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Bronze Community Relations Award

Corona Stone, Corona, CA

2011

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Sterling Safety Award - Bronze

Vulcan Materials Company, Birmingham, AL (Large Category)

2011

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Gold Safety Excellence Award

Cleveland Quarry, Cleveland, TN  (Medium Category)

2011

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Silver Safety Excellence Award

Danley Quarry, Nashville, TN  (Medium Category)

2011

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Bronze Safety Excellence Award

Ohatchee Quarry, Alexandria, AL  (Small Category)
Manteno Quarry, Manteno, IL  (Small Category)
Harrison County Quarry, Corydon, IN  (Small Category)
Bristol Quarry, Bristol, TN  (Small Category)
Dayton Quarry, Dayton, TN  (Small Category)
Maynardville Quarry, Maynardville, TN  (Small Category)
Polk County Quarry,  Benton, TN  (Small Category)
Savannah Quarry, Savannah, TN  (Small Category)
Norton Quarry, Big Stone Gap, VA (Small Category)

2010

National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association Awards
Gold Environmental Excellence Award

Huntsville, AL quarry
Tuscumbia, AL quarry

2010

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Gold Safety Excellence Award

Knippa, TX quarry
Abilene, TX quarry
Greensboro, GA quarry
Fortson, GA quarry
Dalton, GA quarry

2010

NATIONAL STONE, SAND AND GRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Gold Community Relations Excellence Award

Stafford, VA quarry

2010

National Ready-Mixed Concrete Association
Green-Star Certification

Oceanside, CA concrete plant of Palomar Transit Mix

2009

National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association
Gold Environmental Excellence Award

Brownwood, TX quarry
Dolcito, AL quarry

2008

Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies
8th time in 10 years; twice top 10 in Social Responsibility; in the top 10 for Use of Corporate Assets and Long-Term Investment