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Congratulations on Finishing End of Quarter Inventory!

You Were VERY Busy this Quarter You set records on almost every front. Here’s a peek at the numbers. For the first time air-based measurements overtook ground-based measurements. There was a big surge in total tonnage as well as total tonnage measured by our Airplane Aerials Service. The number of stockpiles measured by drones, planes, […]

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Have It Your Way: Measure with an iPhone, Drone, and Airplane

Stockpile inventory management is often a real source of ongoing frustration for the companies that have approached Stockpile Reports for help. The challenges of measuring the volume of stockpiled materials are many. These include accessibility, safety, costs, scheduling and managing competing priorities. Before discovering our service, many of our clients didn’t think they had a choice other than hiring […]

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Our Exhibit at 2016’s AGG1 Academy and Expo in Nashville

The 2016 AGG1 Academy & Expo broke records for attendance, exhibit and education numbers, according to show organizers the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA). The event was held at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn., March 22-24, in conjunction with the World of Asphalt. The sold-out show […]

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Lane Construction's Mark Crain speaks about his successes using iPhones, drones and airplanes to keep an accurate perpetual inventory at AGG1.

Are Your Inventory Numbers Tracking to Your 2016 Plan?

How are your inventory numbers tracking to your 2016 plan? Q1 is almost over. Are you feeling confident? Maybe you are assuming that this year will be “different”, and inventory numbers will come close to reconciling, without making changes in current stockpile measurement methods. Stockpile inventory management is often a real source of ongoing frustration for the […]

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Visit Us in Nashville at 2016 World of Asphalt and AGG1 Academy and Expo

NSSGA’s 2016 AGG1 Academy and Expo in Nashville is shaping up to be the biggest and most diverse aggregates-focused education program yet. Nearly 60 sessions will cover everything from aggregates basics, like Crushing 101 and Screening 101, to deep-dive case studies of new processes and technologies. Experts from NSSGA member companies will share their knowledge of […]

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It All Adds Up: World Coal Magazine

World Coal’s March magazine was published this week, with an article from Stockpile Reports that states the case for more frequent physical inventory counts as the best way to control inventory swings. Companies in the mining, construction, and aggregate industries strive to achieve and maintain an inventory +/-5%. However, the actual variation might realistically skew over/under in the […]

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Conference Presentation and Training Consultations

The last week of February was another busy week! The Stockpile Reports team was on the road traveling again. Meeting our clients in person is always fun, and productive. We share what we know while training and presenting at regional events. Rocky Mountain Asphalt Conference and Equipment Show Maury was a featured speaker at the Rocky Mountain Asphalt […]

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