Delta Tri-Angle 2015 Issue 3 - Page 4

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS STONE During the third quarter, Southern Illinois Stone (SIS) was busy supplying Southern Illinois Asphalt Company (SIAC) with an assortment of different products. SIAC required asphalt stone and base materials for projects at I-57/I-64 in Mt. Vernon; US 45; State Routes 146,148 and 37; and I-57 3rd Lane. There were additional projects on Reed Station Rd., Metropolis Airport, Marion City St., and Log Cabin Rd. The City of Mt. Vernon contracted with E.T. Simonds Construction to rebuild Ambassador Dr. which is alongside the New High School. This job calls for 4,000 tons of CA6 1” Base of which Beelman Trucking has delivered 2,500 tons to date. The New Mt. Vernon High School project continues to require aggregates supplied by SIS. McCarthy Construction has a number of subcontractors