Links

 

Aggregates

Distance Matters - www.distancematters.org
CA Geological Survey - 2012 Aggregate Sustainability Report
CA Geological Survey - Mineral Classification Maps & Reports
Caltrans - fact sheet (Nov. 2011) 
Los Angeles Area - supply/demand map
State Mineral Sustainability Policy - AB 566 (Galgiani)
 

Recycling

Below is information about recycling aggregates, concrete, and asphalt:

Dept. of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycles).
      Aggregate - http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/ConDemo/Aggregate/     
      C&D - http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/ConDemo/Materials/default.htm  
      Recyclers - http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/ConDemo/Recyclers/RecyclerSearch.aspx 
USGS Minerals Yearbook, Crushed Stone (recycling data in Table 15) 
http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/commodity/stone_crushed/myb1-2010-stonc.pdf
Reclaimed Concrete Aggregates
     http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/pavement/recycling/rca.cfm
     http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/pavement/t504037.cfm
Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP)  
     FHWA guidelines
     http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/pavement/recycling/rap/index.cfm
     FHWA - State of Practice Report
       http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/pavement/recycling/rap/index.cfm
National Center for Asphalt Technology
     http://www.eng.auburn.edu/research/centers/ncat/index.html
 

Transportation & Infrastructure

CA State Transportation Agency 
CA High Speed Rail Authority - www.cahighspeedrail.ca.gov/
Caltrans Recovery - www.dot.ca.gov/Recovery/
Prop. 1B Transportation Bond - www.dot.ca.gov/hq/transprog/ibond.htm
Bay Delta Conservation Plan - http://baydeltaconservationplan.com/Home.aspx
Transportation California – www.transportationca.com
CA Alliance for Jobs – www.rebuildca.com
Training - National Highway Institute - https://www.nhi.fhwa.dot.gov/default.aspx
Will Kempton on California's Infrastructure Crisis  
 

Specifications & Codes

Caltrans Specifications - www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/oe/index.html#standards
Caltrans METS – www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/Translab/index.htm
Caltrans Rigid Pavements/Structural Concrete 
  www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/Translab/orpsc/index.htm
Caltrans Rock Products Committee  http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/maint/Pavement/RPC/Rock_Products.html
Caltrans Cementitious Materials List  http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/approved_products_list/pdf/cementitious.pdf
Caltrans Innocuous Aggregate List  http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/approved_products_list/pdf/aggregate_for_concrete.pdf
Caltrans Concrete Task Group - http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/esc/Translab/OSM/rpc_concrete_task_group/index.htm
Blog - Quality Information for Aggregate & Asphalt  http://www.qualityincalifornia.com/
CA Green Building Code (CalGreen) http://www.bsc.ca.gov/Home/CALGreen.aspx
CA Residential Code - www.hcd.ca.gov
CA Hospital Code - www.oshpd.ca.gov/FDD/index.html
CA School Code - www.dsa.dgs.ca.gov/default.htm
Greenbook Public Works Specifications - www.greenbookspecs.org/
LEED - www.usgbc.org
Int'l Center for Aggregates Research – www.icar.utexas.edu
ANSI Standard 61 - July 31 Tech Committee Presentations
   Water Quality Association  
   National Sanitation Foundation
   CA Department of Public Health 
 

Minerals

CA Geological Survey - Mineral Production
CA Geological Survey - Mineral Classification Reports & Maps
CA Geological Survey - Mineral Classification
State Mining & Geology Board - Classification & Designation Reports 
Office of Mine Reclamation - Aggregate 3098 List  
US Geological Survey -
    Crushed Stone and Sand & Gravel reports 
    Mineral production reports
 

Safety

Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) – www.msha.gov
MSHA Western District Metal/Non-Metal Office -  
      http://www.msha.gov/DISTRICT/MNM/WEDIST/WEHOME.HTM
California Tom Carrell Memorial Tunnel and Mine Safety Act of 1972
CalOSHA Mine Safety Orders (Title 8, Div. 1, Chpt. 4, Subchpt. 17)
CalOSHA
CalOSH Standards Board – www.dir.ca.gov/oshsb/oshsb.html
CalOSH Appeals Board - http://www.dir.ca.gov/OSHAB/oshab.html
Safety Center, Inc. - http://www.safetycenter.org/workplace_safety/default.htm
2014 Mine Safety & Health Conference -  Reno, NV

Talks from 2013 Spring Thaw Safety Seminars
Presentations were given on the subjects below.
Copies are available from the CalCIMA office (crea@calcima.org)
  • Impoundments  - Jim Fitch, MSHA
  • Structural Integrity - John Pereza, MSHA
  • Machine Guarding - Jim Fitch, MSHA
  • Fall Protection  - John Leahy, CalOSHA
  • Control of Hazardous Energy  - Doug Patterson, CalOSHA
  • Non-DOT Drug Testing & Smith v. Fresno Irrigation District -
  •   by Terry Tyson, Lehigh Hanson
  • Global Harmonization System - Adelle Abrams, The Safety Lawyer
  • Communication Relating Styles  -  Robert Lucchesi, Teichert Materials
  • Brake Safety  - Dan Tate & Tom Brady, Caterpillar
  • Electrical Safety - Jeffrey Kestley, PG&E

CalCIMA & MSHA Western District meeting notes
17June2014
10Dec2013
29July2013
9July2013
April 2013
Jan 2013
Sept 2012 - CalCIMA notes
Sept 2012 - MSHA notes
June 2012
March 2012
Dec 2011
Sept 2011
June 2011
Nov 2010
Aug 2010
April 2010
 

Trucks & Transportation

Truck safety alert
Load securement laws
Back-up alarms law
Broker law
Truck Tarping Study
On-road diesel rule
Idling rule
ARB smoke test rules
Hours of service
CHP Commercial Industry Education Program
CHP BIT instructions
CBP BIT check list
FMCSA's Compliance, Safety, & Accountabililty (CSA) program
 

Educational, Professional, & Historical

CA Mineral Education Foundation 
CA Women in Mining (CaWIM)
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library, Oral Mining History
Chico State Concrete Industry Management (CIM) 
Minerals Education Coalition – www.mineralseducationcoalition.org
National Energy Foundation – www.nef1.org
Society for Mining, Metalurgy, & Exploration (SME) - www.smenet.org
   SME So. California section 
   SME No. California section  
 

State Government

CA Natural Resources Agency – www.resources.ca.gov
Department of Conservation – www.conservation.ca.gov
CA Geological Survey – www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs
Office of Mine Reclamation – www.consrv.ca.gov/omr
Dept. of Industrial Relations – www.dir.ca.gov
DLSE – http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/dosh1.html
DLSR – www.dir.ca.gov/dlsr/statistics_research.html
 

Federal Government

U.S. Geological Survey www.usgs.gov
Bureau of Land Management www.blm.gov
 

State Associations

CA NV Cement Association – www.cncement.org
ACI – Northern CA Chapter – www.aci-ncawnv.org 
ACI – Southern CA Chapter – www.acisocal.org
ACI – San Diego Chapter – www.aci-sandiego.org
Sierra Nevada Concrete Association – www.sierranevadaconcrete.com
SW Concrete Paving Association - http://acpa-southwest.org/
CA PreCast Concrete Association – www.caprecastconcrete.org
Precast Prestressed Concrete Association of CA – www.precastconcrete.org
CA Asphalt Pavement Association – www.californiapavements.org
 

National Associations

National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association – www.nssga.org 
National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - www.nrmca.org
Industrial Minerals Association, No. America – www.ima-na.org
National Industrial Sand Association – www.sand.org
International Diatomite Producers Association
National Mining Association – www.nma.org
National Asphalt Pavement Association – www.hotmix.org 
 

Advertising & Sponsorships

To advertise or sponsor with CalCIMA, click below:
    The Conveyor - bi-annual magazine
    Membership Directory & Buyers Guide 
    CalCIMA conference or event  
    CalCIMA web site 

 
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