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A Concrete Move

Update: Geneva Rock has successfully relocated to the Riverboat Building and hosted an open house to celebrate with employees, community leaders, and others. The celebration kicked off with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, and then guests enjoyed refreshments while taking tours. We are excited to announce the purchase of the Riverboat Building [...]

Building Futures and Legacies: Celebrating 70 Years of Geneva Rock

Since opening its doors in 1954 when Utah was home to fewer than 700,000 people, Geneva Rock has been at the heartbeat of the state’s development, shaping the landscape and the lives of its residents. “There’s something special about being part of Geneva Rock,” said Jay Ritchie, President of Geneva [...]

BYU Student Awarded Spring 2024 Scholarship

Geneva Rock is excited to celebrate Ivy Stout as the latest recipient of the Geneva Rock Scholarship for Spring 2024. Ivy is working towards a master’s degree in civil engineering at Brigham Young University and brings a refreshing perspective to the construction industry. “Ever since I was a child, I [...]

We Value People: Curtis Hartey

Curtis Hartey has dedicated 27 years of his life to working as a mixer driver at Geneva Rock, maintaining his initial passion and enthusiasm throughout his career.  “It’s just a good company to work for, and you can make a decent living doing it,” Curtis said. “I can’t complain about [...]

We Value People: Scott Carter

Scott Carter, a Journeyman Mechanic at Geneva Rock, has carved a niche for himself in machinery maintenance and repair. With a knack for welding, Scott has been instrumental in keeping the wheels turning, quite literally, at the Murray location.  A Mechanic’s Journey  The term journeyman mechanic implies a level of [...]

We Value People: Kirk Peterson

Kirk Peterson has been a member of the Geneva Rock family for 33 years. As a delivery and customer service (DCS) manager, Kirk helps lead work in the Davis, Weber, and Box Elder market.  Journey to Becoming a DCS Manager  “I take great pride in taking care of our drivers [...]

Community Building

For more than 100 years, ready-mixed concrete has been an important building material. Ready-mixed concrete is concrete that is prepared — specifically to the requirements of a given client — and hauled to the site ready to pour. Ready-mixed concrete is ubiquitous in Utah and beyond. It provides customized, convenient [...]

Redefining Road Durability

Geneva Rock is making significant strides in the evolving landscape of asphalt technology. In partnership with the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT), we recently embarked on an important project near Dugway, Utah, transforming the durability of State Route 196 with a groundbreaking high modification asphalt mix. “The goal was to [...]

Rising Above the Challenge

It’s no secret that supply chain challenges have touched every corner of our industry in recent years. The impacts from the pandemic still affect us in many ways as well as major facility breakdowns with key suppliers. At Geneva Rock, we’ve worked hard to respond in a way that doesn’t [...]

We Value People: Lacee Jepperson

With a legacy deeply intertwined with Geneva Rock, Lacee Jepperson has left a mark on Utah’s landscape. Geneva Rock stands tall thanks to generations of her family who have injected their passion and know-how into the business.  Generational Expertise  “My family has been at Geneva Rock for three generations,” Lacee [...]

Honoring the Historic Morgan City Kiln

The stories that historic landmarks tell often run deep, connecting us with our roots while painting a vivid picture of the past. Such is the tale of a historic kiln in Morgan City, standing on Geneva Rock’s property. This kiln has witnessed the passage of over 100 years, during which [...]