Fresno County Unanimously Approves 50-Year Mining Permit Extension

2018-09-04T13:32:50+00:00

Fresno County Unanimously Approves 50-Year Mining Permit Extension. November 9, 2016. Benchmark Resources led the preparation of an application package and reclamation plan to allow continued operation of the Hewitson Gravel Mine for an additional 50 years. The Fresno County Planning Commission unanimously approved the project. No opponents attended or appealed the matter. Benchmark Resources responded to comments from the California Division of Mine Reclamation and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife related to reclamation and biological resources. [...]

Fresno County Unanimously Approves 50-Year Mining Permit Extension 2018-09-04T13:32:50+00:00

A.R. Wilson Quarry Reclamation Plan Amendment Approved by San Benito County Planning Commission

2018-01-30T15:20:31+00:00

A.R. Wilson Quarry Reclamation Plan Amendment Approved by San Benito County Planning Commission. November 16, 2016. The San Benito County (County) Planning Commission approved a reclamation plan amendment for the A.R. Wilson Quarry, one of the largest quarries in the state. Graniterock has operated the quarry for over 100 years, supplying the south Bay Area and San Francisco peninsula with construction aggregates from Aromas. The reclamation plan amendment consolidated the boundaries of prior approvals into a single map. Benchmark [...]

A.R. Wilson Quarry Reclamation Plan Amendment Approved by San Benito County Planning Commission 2018-01-30T15:20:31+00:00

Benchmark Resources Presents at CalCIMA’s 2016 Education Conference

2018-09-04T13:34:27+00:00

Benchmark Resources Presents at CalCIMA’s 2016 Education Conference. November 8, 2016. Bruce Steubing presented with Anne McQueen, Yorke Engineering, at the 2016 CalCIMA Annual Education Conference in Rancho Mirage, California. The presentation was entitled “Recent CEQA Challenges Related to Air Quality Requirements for Permitting Mines.” When completing air quality analysis under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), mine operators are facing increasing variations in the way data, modeling, and technical evaluations are presented to lead agencies and air districts. [...]

Benchmark Resources Presents at CalCIMA’s 2016 Education Conference 2018-09-04T13:34:27+00:00