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<br /> Winter 2014/2015<br /> From The Helm The Scoop | What Do 426, 549 Yards Look Like? | Control Freaks<br /> Your News A Fond Farewell | Room To Grow | Turns of a Century<br /> WELCOME TO THE<br /> FROM THE HELM<br /> With the help of the entire Dolese team, we can continue on our path of growth and improvement.<br /> THE SCOOP<br /> The latest company news that every employee can use.<br /> COVER STORY: WHAT DO 426,549<br /> YARDS LOOK LIKE?<br /> It’s taken roughly 1,200 cubic yards per day to raise the roof on Hobby Lobby’s new headquarters and<br /> distribution hub—but our Moore-area batch plants continue to prove we’re more than equal to the task.<br /> ROOM TO GROW<br /> The construction of Roosevelt Quarry and massive improvements at Coleman Quarry mean higher<br /> volumes, increased efficiency and lots of exciting new products.<br /> A CENTURY OF MIXER TRUCKS<br /> We’ve come a<a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=1"> Winter 2014/2015 From The Helm </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=2"> WELCOME TO THE</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=3"> FROM THE HELM With the help of the entire Dolese </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=4"> FROM THE HELM Accessibl</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=5"> W </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=6"> Malarkey Hangs Out Their Shingle WE BACK IT UP M</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=7"> This kind of thinking— outside of the concrete an</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=8"> In Dolese’s fifth year of participating, our batch</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=9"> honorable mention in Category D. While setti</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=10"> P owerful A ccolades</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=11"> This unusual substation—it’s strictly a capacitor</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=12"> The message read: “Thanks for your help</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=13"> P owerful A ccolades Railhead Substation—CTT’s</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=14"> P owerful A ccolades Gray Substation is just ou</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=15"> Many thanks to the Aggregate Sales Department for</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=16"> KSU Engineering Names Dolese Company of the Year </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=17"> With our help, KSU is better equipped to increase</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=18"> Dolese’s Impact Dolese Bros. Co. was recently rec</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=19"> Roughly 60 percent of Dolese’s scholarship funds </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=20"> Sett</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=21"> loc A W spe 3 2 ation: rdmore Quarry elding </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=22"> Conv Cult A new safety amplifying e building bett</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=23"> David Finley (l.) and Ryan Palmer (r.) discuss sa</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=24"> Building Engagement This year Palmer and</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=25"> Richards Spur Superintendent Bryce Coffman (r.) f</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=26"> David Finley (r.) discusses how to formulate a fa</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=27"> Forging Trust Conv Cult ersation ure Safety s</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=28"> Making Believers Finley recalls the way he felt l</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=29"> Conv Cult ersation ure </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=30"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=31"> PHOTOS BY JUSTIN MORRIS</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=32"> The tilt-up walls that enclose many of Hobby Lobb</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=33"> VIDEO: Mike Gilmore, Hobby Lobby Construction’s S</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=34"> THE POUR SPECS: BUILDING FIVE EXPANSION </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=35"> TFaccum quae errovid </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=36"> The Moore Track, seen here under construction, cl</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=37"> Empernatiis minit volorit officim antiund aeperit</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=38"> After the concrete has been poured into molds and</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=39"> Don’t Panic! [DOLESE DELIVERS] It was a Thursday</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=40"> avid and Barba</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=41"> Inside the vast 2 million-square-foot Moore Track</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=42"> In addition to hundreds of thousands of yards of </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=43"> As Hobby Lobby’s business has grown, its n</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=44"> DOLESE BUILDS ONE NEW PLANT AND COMPLETELY RET</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=45"> PHOTOS BY JUSTIN MORRIS</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=46"> R OOM TO GROW</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=47"> DOLESE BUILDS A NEW QUARRY, AND A NEW LIN</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=48"> ROOSEVELT limestone or dolomite. But what the </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=49"> R OOM TO GROW Dolese will offer gabbro versio</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=50"> R OOM TO GROW Gabbro’s ab</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=51"> Initially, Dolese expects to provide </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=52"> R OOM TO GROW</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=53"> WE RETOOL A PLANT WITH THE LATEST AND GREATEST TE</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=54"> COLEMAN “I believe we were scheduled to do around</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=55"> R OOM TO GROW The quarry provides rock for Doles</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=56"> R OOM TO GROW Once the transition to the new pla</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=57"> COLEMAN wash/rinse station with specialized </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=58"> A visual archive of Dolese’s mixer truck history </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=59"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=60"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=61"> HISTORY The chain-drive Mack AC was likely Dol</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=62"> Chain Belt Co. was founded in 1891 in Milwaukee, </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=63"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=64"> Dolese’s fleet of International Harvester KB-6s wa</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=65"> HISTORY</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=66"> A volunteer observes the damage wrought by the Ma</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=67"> This is the only, lonely photo we have of a Mack </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=68"> The middle of the 20th century brought a move to </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=69"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=70"> The 1970s brought a return to Mack trucks for Dol</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=71"> INTERNATIONAL</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=72"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 73" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=73"> Until recently, we used Sterling’s Set-Forward L-</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 74" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=74"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 75" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=75"> DO YOU HAVE HISTORICAL DOLESE J PHOTOGRAPHY </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 76" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=76"> PHOTOS BY JUSTIN MORRIS</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=77"> DOLESE QC EXPERTS: Jim Wilkerson, Resea</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=78"> The new Quality Control Lab dwarfs the previous l</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 79" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=79"> hen Dolese Bros. Co. began producing ready-mixed </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 80" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=80"> Compression Testing Once the cylinders have c</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 81" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=81"> Cure Room </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 82" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=82"> Alkali-Silica Reactivity (ASR) Testing More and m</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 83" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=83"> LA Abrasion It may be something of an antiqu</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 84" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=84"> Screens and Sifter A tried-and-true method o</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 85" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=85"> X-Ray Fluorescence Determines actual mineral</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 86" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=86"> Scott Brewer, manager of technical servic</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 87" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=87"> VIDEO: Click to view QC Labs main video </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 88" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=88"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 89" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=89"> </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 90" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=90"> VIDEO: Daryl Moomey reflects on Tony’s 42-year ca</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 91" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=91"> Tony Basolo (center) with current and former empl</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 92" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=92"> Hired away from the Nichols Hills Police De</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 93" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=93"> We sincerely hope Tony and his wife, Judy, have a</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 94" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=94"> YOUR NEWS Linda Olsen began her life with</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 95" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=95"> After over 22 years of wholehearted service, Lind</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 96" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=96"> YOUR NEWS Brandon Abla, sales representative in t</a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 97" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=97"> Welcome! We would like to extend a warm welcome </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 98" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=98"> YOUR NEWS New Employees Mark D. Atkinson </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 99" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=99"> WELCOME to DOLESE Richard Luther Jones </a> <a title="Dolese Conveyor Winter 2014 page 100" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/44e522a7?page=100"> ROLL OUT YOUR STORY! Not only is the Conveyor mad</a>