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

The Kentucky Crushed Stone Association is hosting the annual Safety and Educational Seminar on Wednesday, January 23 and Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lexington, Kentucky. The seminar will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23 with safety presentations. Following the safety presentations, we invite you to join our associate members for an opening reception in the trade show area located just outside the meeting room.
Thursday morning, will give attendees another opportunity to mingle with exhibitors with "breakfast in the trade show area" beginning at 7:00 a.m. Following breakfast, we will kick-off our second General Session at 8:15 a.m. with a keynote speaker.  After this presentation, we will focus on educational topics in the aggregate industry. We will take a break for lunch in the trade show area and then proceed with more educational presentations and conclude around 4:15 p.m. We will wrap up with door prizes in our trade show area following the last session.




Conference Registration Information:


Click Here to Register as an ATTENDEE





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. 

Click here to reserve your hotel room:


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.




Conference Sponsors
As of 11.20.18
Gold Sponsor
Belt Tech
Brandeis Machinery & Supply
Process Machinery Inc
Rudd Equipment Company
Silver Sponsor
Bronze Sponsor
Kentuckiana Seismic & Survey
Mine Equipment Design LLC
Conference Exhibitors
Booth 9 - Rock Drilling, Inc.
Booth 11 - Belt Tech
Booth 14 - Tema Isenmann
Booth 16 - Kentuckiana Seismic & Survey
Booth 17 - Williams Weld Service LLC
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 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. Please check back as we will continue to update our agenda the closer to the conference.

Conference Schedule (Tentative):

Day 1 - “Safety at the Mine”

11:30 a.m.             Registration Open
1:00 - 1:15 p.m.     Welcome Remarks
                              Phil Crump, Mercer Stone Company
1:15 - 2:00 p.m.     TBA

2:00 - 2:45 p.m.     Addressing Organizational and Worker Barriers to Sharing Safety Concerns on the Job: What Everyone Needs to Do

                                Emily Haas, NIOSH

2:45 - 3:00 p.m     TBA, TBA, TBA
3:00 - 3:15 p.m.     Break
3:15 - 3:45 p.m.     TBA
                            TBA, TBA
3:45 - 4:30 p.m.     TBA
4:30 - 5:15 p.m.     University of Kentucky Men's Baseball Coach Nick Mingione
5:15 - 7:15 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.          TBA
                                   TBA, TBA
8:45 - 9:30 a.m.          TBA
                                 TBA, TBA
9:30 - 10:00 a.m.        Break
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.      TBA
                                 TBA, TBA
10:45 - 11:30 a.m.      TBA
                                 TBA, TBA
11:30 - 1:00 p.m.        Lunch - Trade Show Open
1:00 - 1:45 p.m.         TBA
                                TBA, TBA
1:45 - 2:30 p.m.         TBA
                                TBA, TBA
2:30 - 3:00 p.m.         Break
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.        Keynote Presentation - TBA
                                TBA, TBA
4:00 p.m.                  Wrap Up/Door Prizes