Kentucky Crushed Stone Association's Annual Safety & Education Seminar
Date & Time: 1/23/2019 (1:00 p.m.) - 1/24/2019 (4:15 p.m.)
Embassy Suites Hotel, 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY
Conference Registration Information:
Hotel Room Reservation Information:
The Kentucky Crushed Stone Association has a block of rooms reserved for Wednesday night, January 23 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Lexington/UK Coldstream.
Deadline to receive the discounted room rate is January 9, 2019. To reserve a room, call 859-455-5000 and use the "KY Crushed Stone Association" rate. The room rate is $139.95 per night plus tax. We recommend reserving your hotel room early as the room block will fill up.
Please note that check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and check-out time is 11:00 a.m. All room cancellations must be received no later than 48 hours prior to arrival. Cancellations made after this time, or no shows, will be charged for 1 night's stay.
Brandeis Machinery & Supply
Process Machinery Inc
Rudd Equipment Company
Epic Imaging Consultants
Kentuckiana Seismic & Survey
KCIT: KCSA Discounted Health Plan
Mine Equipment Design LLC
Unified Screening and Crushing
Booth 1 - Smart Farm Systems, Inc.
Booth 2 - Williams Weld Service LLC
Booth 3 - United Central Industrial Supply
Booth 4 - Sauls Seismic
Booth 5 - Mid-Atlantic Loadrite
Booth 6 - Meade Equipment
Booth 8 - Construction Machinery Company
Booth 9 - Rock Drilling, Inc.
Booth 10 - Epic Imaging Consultants
Booth 11 - Belt Tech
Booth 12 - ECSI
Booth 13 - Aggregate Processing Inc
Booth 14 - Tema Isenmann
Booth 15 - Unified Screening and Crushing
Booth 16 - Kentuckiana Seismic & Survey
Booth 17 - McGriff Insurance Services
Booth 18 - Roppel Radiator
Booth 19 - Wilson Equipment
Booth 20 - Hoyt Wire Cloth
Booth 21 - Brandeis Machinery & Supply
Botth 22 - Brandeis Machinery & Supply
Booth 23 - The EC Group of Kentucky, LLC
Booth 24 - Rudd Equipment Company
Booth 25 - Midwestern Industries, Inc.
Booth 26 - Whayne Supply Company
Booth 27 - Open
Booth 28 - Open
Booth 29 - Polydeck Screen Corporation
Booth 30 - Process Machinery Inc.
Booth 31 - Mine Equipment Design LLC
Booth 32 - Thaman Rubber Company
Highlights for 2019
Day 1 - Safety Day
This year's event will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23 with safety speakers from the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA), and other safety presenters from the industry.
Our closing keynote speaker will be University of Kentucky Men's Baseball Coach Nick Mingione - 2017 National and SEC Coach of the Year. Coach Mingione is a very dynamic speaker with lots of stories that will be very entertaining. You won't want to miss his presentation.
Welcome Reception on Wednesday Evening
Join us in the Trade Show area for a Welcome Reception on Wednesday evening from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. We invite you to mingle with our Exhibitors. This is a great opportunity to check out the latest technology and meet the associate members of the Kentucky Crushed Stone Association.
Day 2 - Education Day
Day 2 will feature education presentations on mining best practices and technology advancements in the industry.
Our closing keynote speaker for the conference will be former Kentucky Wildcat and NBA star Rex Chapman. Rex's story will be focus on his successes and demons. You won't want to miss this opportunity to hear his story.
Day 1 - “Safety at the Mine”
1:00 - 1:15 p.m. Welcome - Modirators for the Conference
Phil Crump, Mercer Stone Company
Blake Gilley, Mountain Companies
1:15 - 2:00 p.m. Addressing Organizational and Worker Barriers to Sharing Safety Concerns on the Job: What Everyone Needs to Do
Dr. Emily J. Haas, PhD, Senior Scientist, CDC, NIOSH
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Managing an Accident Scene
Ralph Burnham and Kelly Ratliff, Montgomery, Rennie & Jonson, LPA
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Digital Storytelling: A Success Story in Marketing & Recruiting
Keaton Turner, Turner Mining Group
3:30 - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 - 4:30 p.m. Mine Safety and Health Administration
Ed Elliott, Senior Advisor to Secretary of MSHA
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. University of Kentucky
Nick Mingione, Men’s Head Baseball Coach
5:15 - 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception in Trade Show Area
Registration includes two drink tickets
***Dinner on your own***
Day 2 - “Education Day”
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast in Trade Show Area
8:00 - 8:45 a.m. NSSGA Update
Margaret Lopez, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
8:45 - 9:30 a.m. Drill and Blast Financials and the Effects of Changing Parameters on Cost
Nathan Rouse, RESPEC
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Keeping your Conveyor Belts Running
Brandon Cook, Belt Tech
10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 - 11:00 a.m. Remote Environmental Monitoring Solutions
Jeff Taylor, Sauls Seismic
11:00 - 11:40 a.m. Bucket Wheel
Scot Stirton, Phoenix Process Equipment
11:40 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch - Trade Show Open
1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Autonomous Hauling
Tony Wickenheiser, Komatsu North America
1:45 - 2:30 p.m. Track Mobility vs Stationary
Kelly Graves, Wirtgen America
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Closing Keynote Speaker
Former Kentucky Wildcat and NBA Star Rex Chapman
4:00 p.m. Wrap Up/Door Prizes