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LAUREL AGGREGATES INC. BY KELLY MCCABE Laurel Aggregates serves a variety of customers, including homebuilders, state transportation departments and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. LAUREL AGGREGATES TOUTS ITS ABILITY TO SEND FIELD REPS TO MEET WITH CUSTOMERS TO UNDERSTAND DEMANDS AND – IF NEEDED – TO ALTER PLANS. ‘CHANGE ON THE FLY’ S COMPANY PROFILE Laurel Aggregates Inc. www.laurelaggregates.com HQ: Morgantown, W.Va. Employees: 59 Specialty: Limestone and sandBarry Fink, vice president: “We’ll basically tailor any product line to whatever our customer needs.” 110 | EXPLORATION-PROCESSING.COM stone aggregate erving a variety of customers – from commercial builders and state transportation departments to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) – West Virginia-based Laurel Aggregates uses its expertise and flexibility to make sure it supplies top-notch aggregates. “We serve regional customers, but they build everything from apartment buildings and casinos to roadways in the area,” Vice President Barry Fink says. Laurel Aggregates mines four seams of sandstone and limestone at its Lake Lynn quarry. The quarry produces approximately 1.5 million tons of aggregate per year, which is in the country’s top 5 percent of single-quarry outputs annually, Fink notes. High-profile clients such as the USACE and the West Virginia and Pennsylvania departments of transportation keep coming back to Laurel Aggregates because of its intimate and flexible customer service. “Our employees go out of their way and always give 110 percent,” Fink says. “Our clients appreciate the extra effort our employees give them because that differentiates us.” Before supplying a customer, Laurel Aggregates sends a field representative to meet with a customer to talk in detail about what the client needs. The company then can make different products, such as non-standard blends to suit their building needs. “We have two very good field reps we’ll send out to meet FALL 2010 http://www.EXPLORATION-PROCESSING.COM

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Exploration & Processing - Fall 2010
Spillover Effects
Profitable Path to Renewable Energy
Dynamic Air Shelters Ltd.
Elevating Boats LLC
Gazelle’s Oilfield Services Ltd.
International Alliance Group
Lydford Mining Co.
Offshore Inland Marine, Industrial & Oilfield Services
Q.B. Johnson Manufacturing Inc.
Thermo Design Engineering
Western Camp Services Ltd.
Western Copper Corp.
Alberta Welltest Incinerators
Blakely Construction Co. Inc.
Bluewater Constructors Inc.
Energy Fabrication Inc.
OFM Pump Inc.
Lithium Americas Corp.
New Dominion Construction Inc.
Otis Gold
Owen Sound Ledgerock Ltd.
Reagan Equipment Co. Inc.
Swick Mining Services (Canada) Inc.
American Oil & Gas – The Goliath Project
Africo Resources Ltd.
American Tank Company Inc.
Atlas Copco Geotechnical Drilling & Exploration
Clarkco Oilfield Services Inc.
Energy Fuels Resources Corp.
ESA Renewables LLC
GPR Industries (1994) Ltd.
Helio Resource Corp.
Landdrill International Inc.
Laurel Aggregates Inc.
LoneStar Energy Fabrication
NioGold Mining Corp.
Pacific Booker Minerals Inc.
Phoenix Exploration Co.
Premium Rock Bit Corp.
Queenston Mining Inc.
RAE Engineering & Inspection Ltd.
Goldcorp – Red Lake Gold Mines
C-FER Technologies Inc.
Surepoint Group
Eden Stone and Valders Stone & Marble Inc.
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Exploration & Processing - Fall 2010