US Aggregates began in the late 1960’s to provide high quality aggregates to the construction industry. Over the years, the company has continued to grow with the construction industry but has also taken the opportunity to expand and service new markets throughout Indiana and the United States. Our approach to all of our markets is to drive value for our customers by providing consistent quality materials and by finding new and creative solutions to their needs.
1967 – In the beginning…
US Aggregates was formed in 1967 with the acquisition of Meshberger Stone and S&S Materials. These plants produce quality limestone, sand & gravel materials for the construction, asphalt, and ready-mix industries in the Indianapolis and southern Indiana markets.
1993 – Delphi Limestone Acquisition
Delphi Limestone was acquired in 1993. The Delphi plant produces high quality dolomitic limestone for use in the construction, asphalt, ready-mix, agriculture and chemical industries in the Lafayette and central Indiana markets.
1995 – White Rock Quarry Acquisition
White Rock Quarry was acquired in 1995. This location provided limestone for use in the construction, asphalt, and ready-mix industries. (Divested in 2003)
1997 – Expanding Markets
Richmond and Crawfordsville sand & gravel operations began production in 1997 providing material to the construction and ready-mix industries into the local markets near Richmond and Crawfordsville.
1997 – Rail Line Installation
Rail line was installed at Delphi plant in 1997 to service rail customers and stone yards throughout Indiana, Illinois and Michigan.
1998 – Market Expansion in Thorntown
Vulcan Materials Thorntown, Indiana sand & gravel operation was acquired in 1998.
1999 – Bristol Stone Yard Established
Bristol stone yard was established in 1999 to service northern Indiana and southern Michigan. (Closed in 2009)
1999 – Heritage Slag Products Begins
Heritage Slag Products formed in 1999 to process steel furnace slag with a focus on producing high friction surface materials for use in Indiana and Illinois.
2009 – Springville Plant Established
The Springville operation started in 2009. The location produces high quality limestone for use in the construction, asphalt, ready-mix, agriculture and chemical industries in the south-central Indiana market.
2011 – Further Market Expansion
Vulcan Materials Monon, Francesville, Lowell, and Swisher, Indiana operations were acquired in 2011. Monon, Francesville and Lowell plants produce high quality dolomitic limestone for use in the construction, asphalt, ready-mix, agriculture and chemical industries in central and northwest Indiana. The Swisher sand and gravel operation is located in Lafayette, Indiana.
2012 – Meshberger Brothers Quarry Acquisition
Meshberger Brothers Quarry operations were acquired in 2012. Operations in Pleasant Mills, Portland, Linn Grove, Ridgeville and Fairview produce high quality dolomitic limestone for use in the construction, asphalt, ready-mix, agriculture and chemical industries in eastern Indiana. The Portland Fine Grind facility produces material for the glass, chemical, agricultural and recreational industries throughout the United States.
2017 – Prairie Material’s Lowell Operation Acquisition
Prairie Material’s Lowell operation was acquired in December, 2017