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BURNCO "In the Community" provides insights into who we are and how we participate in our communities.
We live and work in the communities we serve.
Our kids play in parks we reclaim, our families go into public buildings and our friends drive on the roads and bridges we help build.
More than just our news, we recognize that we are all connected.

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Community food banks supported in 2022
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BURNCO is continuing our legacy and commitment to challenging food insecurity through ongoing donations to food banks in the communities where we live. Our donations come at a moment when the need for food assistance remains high from continued pandemic and economic impacts.
Safety is a core value at BURNCO and we strongly support our local food banks to so they can deliver hunger initiatives and community meals programs that provide nutritious meals to vulnerable populations.

BURNCO in our communities

Featured News

News
9 May, 2024

Calgary-based BURNCO acquires large Fort McMurray limestone quarry

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Calgary-based BURNCO acquires large Fort McMurray limestone quarry
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9 May, 2024

Calgary-based BURNCO acquires large Fort McMurray limestone quarry

One of Western Canada’s largest limestone quarries is now owned by Calgary-based BURNCO Rock Products Ltd. after the company announced Thursday that it had acquired a Calgary-based company owned by a New York-based private equity firm.

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22 Apr, 2024

Carbon Upcycling Working with BURNCO to Install Low-Carbon Concrete in Calgary

Calgary’s Carbon Upcycling has announced its initial 2024 delivery of 200 tonnes of CO2-enhanced fly ash to BURNCO Rock Products as part of a ground-breaking initiative to deploy low-carbon concrete in the City of Calgary.

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4 Jan, 2023

Cement Shortage Affecting Construction Industry

The pandemic led to an increase in construction and home renovations, but shortages of cement are putting a new strain on the industry.

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21 Dec, 2022

Federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry brings carbon reduction plan to Saskatoon

Concrete is the most used building material on the planet and accounts for seven per cent of global CO2 emissions and 1.5 per cent of Canada’s.

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21 Dec, 2022

BURNCO TEXAS LLC’S KRUGERVILLE PLANT ACHIEVES TACA STAR GOLD DESIGNATION FOR 2018‐19

BURNCO TEXAS LLC’S KRUGERVILLE PLANT ACHIEVES TACA STAR GOLD DESIGNATION FOR 2018‐19 21 DEC, 2022 Blog 3 min read STAR program was developed through TACA’s Emerging Leaders Academy BURNCO Texas LLC’s Krugerville Concrete Plant achieved certification under TACA’s STAR program at the gold level for 2018‐19. This represents the highest level of certification possible under […]

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16 Dec, 2022

BURNCO Proudly Receives the Award of Excellence for Our Efforts In The Reclamation of Cochrane Gravel Pit

It is common knowledge that different types of concrete has different use-cases, but then how do

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26 Jul, 2021

Construction Materials Veteran Tom Zais Takes Charge as The New CEO at BURNCO

With our leadership undergoing some significant changes, a veteran in the aggregate industry with over 25+ years of expertise, Tom Zais joins hands..

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2 Oct, 2019

Shoreline’s Grand Opening This October

At BURNCO, we value our environment and we are incessantly working towards becoming a carbon-neutral company. Learn about our sustainability initiatives at our latest Shoreline Quarry.

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29 Jun, 2018

The Calgary Tower Celebrates 50 Years!

On May 15th, 1967, BURNCO started a 24-day continual pour of concrete to build the iconic Calgary Tower, a project developed to celebrate Canada’s centennial.

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News
22 Mar, 2018

BURNCO Recognized as a Premium Carrier

BURNCO Recognized as a Premium Carrier 22 MAR, 2018 News BURNCO Recognized as a Premium Carrier BURNCO is honored to have been accepted into British Columbia’s Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure’s Premium Carrier Program. The Premium Carrier Program enhances road safety by recognizing and rewarding those carriers who show an exceptional commitment to safety. The […]

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Featured Blog

Featured Press Release

Press Release
9 May, 2024

BURNCO Rock Products Acquires Hammerstone Quarry in Northern Alberta to Expand Business Offering and Geographic Footprint

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BURNCO Rock Products Acquires Hammerstone Quarry in Northern Alberta to Expand Business Offering and Geographic Footprint
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9 May, 2024

BURNCO Rock Products Acquires Hammerstone Quarry in Northern Alberta to Expand Business Offering and Geographic Footprint

BURNCO Rock Products Acquires Hammerstone Quarry in Northern Alberta to Expand Business Offering and Geographic Footprint 9 MAY, 2022 Press Release 3 min read Federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry brings carbon reduction plan to Saskatoon URNCO is expanding in Alberta! We’re acquiring the Hammerstone limestone quarry and vast mineral leases that serve Fort […]

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5 Jan, 2023

BURNCO Rock Products Acquires Action Ready Mix to Strengthen Position in Colorado Construction Market

BURNCO Rock Products Ltd. ("BURNCO" or "the Company") today announced it has closed the asset acquisition of Action Ready Mix, LLC ("Action Ready Mix").

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Awards

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Company recognized for excellence in reclaiming Cochrane gravel pit