Category Archives: Rock Solid Newsletter

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 [...]

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 [...]

Friendly Foundations

Geneva Rock has always been committed to Building a Better Community. To that end, in collaboration with the Utah Ready-Mixed Concrete Association (URMCA), Geneva Rock recently donated $10,000 of concrete to Habitat for Humanity, which was used to build a new home for the Haro family in Brigham City, Utah. [...]

Well-Made Welcome

As visitors exit Interstate 15 onto Provo’s Center Street and travel toward the heart of the city, they are welcomed by a new five-story, 204,000-square-foot city hall that is not only an impressive welcome mat to everyone who visits, but meets the growing administrative needs of the approximately 115,000 citizens [...]

Continuously Improving

By Jay Ritchie At Geneva Rock, our commitment to Building a Better Community is resolute, and we are always seeking to improve. That’s why we have instituted a company-wide value of “We Continuously Improve” to ensure that progress remains at the forefront of everything we do. Our approach to continuous [...]

Curtis Center Donation Helps Developmentally Challenged Adults

Geneva Rock recently made a $20,000 donation to the construction of the Curtis Center, a facility aimed to help developmentally challenged adults in Utah. The building is a culmination of 15 years of efforts from Michelle Holbrook. Michelle, who has a son with special needs, struggled to find a place [...]

Concrete Cache

For the last five years, the Wasatch Front has seen record growth in construction. This includes industrial, commercial and residential, and has pressed the limits of supply chains reeling from the effects of a global pandemic. More recently, the demanding effects have been felt by customers in the availability of [...]

Looking West

Geneva Rock is thrilled to announce the opening of the new Black Rock Pit in Tooele County to strategically extend our operations even further into northwestern Utah. Securing the location, though, has been a long time coming. “We initially had our eye on the pit back in 2008,” said Bill [...]