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We Continuously Improve: Construction Billing

Geneva Rock recently adopted a new core value: “We Continuously Improve.” This has been put into action through significant improvements the company has made in the standardization of its billing process.  Prior to these changes, the billing process at Geneva Rock was laborious and time-consuming. The billing team [...]

We Value People: Franklin Aragundi

A native of Ecuador, Franklin Aragundi had no idea what he wanted to end up doing in life before he moved to the United States.  “Honestly, my mentality growing up was one of just hoping to make it to the age of 18,” Franklin said. “There’s so much violence there. [...]

We Value People: Amber Haslam

It’s not every day that someone can say they’ve been with the same company for over 17 years. But Amber Haslam, an administrative assistant at Geneva Rock, can proudly make that claim. In fact, for Amber, Geneva Rock is more than just a job—it’s a family legacy.  “I’ve [...]

Sand Donation Helps Prevent Flooding in Utah Communities

Geneva Rock is doing its part to assist local communities in preventing flooding caused by the spring melt. The company is donating cyclone sand, a byproduct of its concrete manufacturing process, to be used in creating barriers to prevent water from reaching homes and businesses.  As [...]

SLCC Receives Donated Engine from Geneva Rock

Geneva Rock recently donated an ISX12 Cummins engine and radiator with an Allison Transmission to Salt Lake Community College. The donation was made to support the college’s efforts to train the next generation of diesel mechanics.  The diesel engine industry is in high demand, and the college’s Diesel Systems Technology [...]

We Continuously Improve: Snow Removal on Downhill Transfer Belt

In line with Geneva Rock’s core value of “We Continuously Improve,” the company recently found a solution to prevent snow from clogging the downhill transfer belt at its Point of the Mountain pit.  During the winter months, the steep 18% grade belt drops snow through two chutes that [...]

Geneva Rock Moving Headquarters After Riverboat Road Building Acquisition

Geneva Rock is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Riverboat Road Building in Taylorsville, Utah, which will serve as its new headquarters.  “We’re excited to be changing our address to this historical building,” said Jay Ritchie, President of Geneva Rock. “With its 100,000 square foot space and ample amenities, [...]

We Value People: Bryan Bailey

It’s not often that childhood friends become reacquainted as coworkers decades later, but that’s exactly what happened when Bryan Bailey rekindled his friendship with Robyn Gardner.  “Bryan lived across the street from me growing up,” Robyn said. “After high school, we all went our separate ways. I went to college [...]

We Value People: Mindy Bona

Mindy Bona knew early on that she wanted to begin a career at Geneva Rock. Her time with the company has now spanned more than two decades.  “My cousin Corey worked here as an administrative assistant, and she kept telling me that it was such a great

We Value People: Gary and Nicole Hansen

Working at Geneva Rock has been a family affair for the Hansens. Gary, who has been with the company since 1995, has worked with each of his three children through the years. Currently, he gets to interact with his daughter Nicole.  “It’s been great working with my kids,” [...]

Geneva Rock Donates Concrete to Habitat for Humanity

In collaboration with the Utah Ready-Mixed Concrete Association (URMCA), Geneva Rock donated $10,000 worth of concrete to the Habitat for Humanity organization in March. “Building a Better Community is our mission and a core value of Geneva Rock,” said Charlie Keller, Area Manager of Logistics at [...]

We Value People: Robert & Tyler Manookin

As father and son, Robert & Tyler Manookin have valued being able to work together at Geneva Rock. Even though they don’t work directly with each other anymore after Tyler transferred departments last year, they still cherish the opportunities that they’ve had working for the same employer.  “I have really [...]