Events

Owego-Apalachin Schools – Owego, New York

In 2011, flooding from Tropical Storm Lee caused significant damage to the Owego-Apalachin School District. Consequently, FEMA announced the approval of $23 million in funding to relocate its schools to a less flood-prone area and construct the administrative, maintenance, and storage buildings that were badly damaged. One of the final steps was to reconstruct the...

Ruston Recruits at Wake Tech – Raleigh, NC

As the winter weather melts away and our season heats up, Ruston Paving embarked on a recruiting mission at Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, NC. General Superintendent Dennis Lougee, seen here, spoke with current students and possible future employees at the 22nd annual Heavy Equipment Job Fair held at WTCC. With their Heavy Equipment programs...

St. Patrick’s Day Debut – Raleigh, North Carolina

Ruston Paving was proud to participate in Raleigh’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade this year. As first-time participants, employees from our North Carolina offices pulled out all the stops to create our festive “float.” It was a true family affair, with friends and family getting to enjoy a ride on our lowboy and experience the parade...

A New Perspective on Equipment Training

Recently, Ruston Paving got to participate in a unique experience. The Mebane branch of Gregory Poole CAT invited our Durham division to a demonstration of a Caterpillar excavator simulator. As Gregory Poole is trying to start an operator training school at Alamance Community College, they can use the simulator as a way to teach the...

Thanks 2014…Hello 2015!

The end of one construction season brings Ruston Paving the dawn of another. As 2015 will mark our 72nd year in business, we hope this will be our best year ever. It is this wish we also hope for everyone. Happy New Year!

Reaching Out To Our Community

Ruston Paving was proud to participate in the recent Touch a Truck 2014 event in Chapel Hill, NC.  Organized by Boy Scout Troop 39 and charted by University United Methodist Church, the fifth annual event offered an opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types; from construction to transportation and delivery. Many children and families were...

Off Season Training in Rochester

Though it’s still snowy in New York, we’re gearing up for spring and getting employees ready for another year of paving. Thus, Ruston Paving invited Wirtgen America to host a clinic in our Rochester shop. This annual Q & A training session covered information on our Wirtgen paver including performing proper inspections of the paver, making...

Lunch & Learn – Greensboro, North Carolina

This week Ruston Paving hosted an educational event the Greensboro, North Carolina area. Tim McConnell, our pavement and soil specialist, presented a “Lunch & Learn” meeting at the Clarion Airport Hotel. Attended by Ruston Paving customers and prospective clients, Tim helped to educate our guests on full-depth reclamation and soil stabilization.  Attendees were eligable for...