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2022 DRIVER WEEK

We recently celebrated the annual NRMCA Mixer Driver Appreciation Week. Each year, we come together as a company to show our appreciation for all of our delivery professionals. In addition to our Concrete Delivery Professionals, we...

BLUE STONE BLOCK RETIREMENT

We recently celebrated the retirement of Bill and Rita Corbitt of Blue Stone Block. Over the last 6 months, we’ve worked closely with Bill and Rita to make the acquisition as smooth as possible. They share a special bond not only as...

2022 DRIVER RODEO

After much anticipation, we were able to gather for our 2022 Mixer Driver Rodeo. Drivers from both NC and VA gather to show off their skills and ultimately gain the championship title. Winners of NC and VA will progress to their state...

GREEN AND GROWIN’ 2022

We were honored to be a part of the #greenandgrowin2022 conference held in Greensboro, NC. With the help of our Hardscape experts, Brad Stowe, Ken Tucker and Conrad Laws, Grotto Hardscapes had the chance to host a Segmental Retaining...

CHANDLER ACQUIRES BLUE STONE BLOCK

Chandler is excited to announce the acquisition of Blue Stone Block located in Roanoke, VA. On November 1, 2021, Chandler purchased the operating assets of Blue Stone Block. Blue Stone Block shares much of the same story Chandler has....

TOUCH-A-TRUCK

Chandler had the opportunity to participate in multiple Touch-A-Truck events this past summer. Our drivers that participate in each event do an exceptional job teaching the kids about the truck and the ready-mixed concrete industry.

VIRTUAL DEALER DAY

Grotto Hardscapes hosted their first Virtual Dealer Day this past March. During this video, homeowners, hardscape dealers and installers had the opportunity to view our latest Inspiration Guide and learn about the products Grotto has...

ADMIN. EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR

Congratulations to Ms. Phyllis Gorman on receiving the Administrative Employee of the Year Award for 2020. Phyllis is our receptionist at the corporate office but helps out in many other departments. She has been the voice behind...

CHAIRMAN AWARD

Congratulations to Ted Chandler on receiving the National Ready Mix Concrete Association Robert A. Garbini Chairman’s Award! This award is given in appreciation for exceptional dedication and service to the National Ready Mixed...