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Health Center Highlights Creative Use of Concrete Masonry Units

January 30, 2024

January 30, 2024 – The new Mount Nittany Health Toftrees Outpatient Center currently under construction in State College, PA, boasts a unique design, featuring a blend of various York Building Products concrete masonry colors for the building envelope. Adding to the visual appeal, the architects integrated a variety of our block finishes to lend the …

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York Building Products Hosts Training on Masonry Wall Components & Flashings

January 26, 2024

January 26, 2023 – Our goal at York Building Products is to bring additional value to our customers through providing technical information to aid in the construction of buildings. We recently hosted a seminar for 22 attendees ranging from estimators, owners, project managers & masons among others. The seminar focused on two areas; 1. The …

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Employees Spread Holiday Cheer at Christmas Luncheon

December 28, 2023

December 28, 2023 – On Friday, December 22, our Maryland aggregates employees gathered at our Belvedere plant an annual Christmas luncheon. We all had a fun time with great food and prizes. Merry Christmas to a great team of talented individuals! We wish you a joyous holiday season for you and your families!

Contractor Continuing Education Masonry Flashing Seminar

December 19, 2023

Join us for a deep dive into two important specification areas for masonry systems; Through-Wall Flashings and Essential Masonry Wall Components. Space is limited to 35 seats, and the event is free, so please RSVP today to Darryl Kegley: dkegley@yorkbuilding.com to secure your seat.

York Building Products Celebrates National Miners Day

December 4, 2023

December 6, 2023 – Each year on December 6, we celebrate National Miners Day to recognize and applaud the skill, dedication and hard work miners put into providing many of the products essential to fulfilling America’s most vital needs. Our mining teams across PA and MD are a dedicated group of professionals and we are …

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See A CAT Wheel Loader Being Rebuilt!

December 4, 2023

December 4, 2023 – Quarry equipment is designed to be some of the toughest in the industry. It has to be, as during the lifespan of this equipment, it sees long hours of hard use in dusty conditions—and in all types of weather. Once equipment reaches so many hours of operation, it needs to be …

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York Building Products Receives Award

December 1, 2023

December 1, 2023 – We are proud to announce that York Building Products was recently awarded a “Gold Risk Control Award” from Raffles, Insurance, LTD! The award recognizes our company’s successes in safety and claims management for the past policy year. We would like to extend a huge thank you to all of our safety …

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York Building Products Hosts Lunch and Learn for Society of American Military Engineers, Chesapeake Post

November 21, 2023

November 21, 2023 – The Society of American Military Engineers, Chesapeake Post recently revisited our Belvedere Sand & Gravel and Principio Stone plants in Port Deposit, MD, for a lunch and learn session. Having previously visited in May, this return allowed them to witness the completion of our new plants and gain insight into the …

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Technical School Students See How Block and Mortar are Made

November 10, 2023

November 10, 2023 – Students from the Dauphin County Technical School (DCTS) toured the York Building Products Thomasville Specialty Plant on October 24. The tour was conducted by YBP’s Doug Sheaffer, Chris, Gifford, and Chris Gibson. DCTS instructor Ryan Lillie and his 24 students started their tour by viewing the Workrite colored mortar portion of …

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York Building Products Donates Stone for Carlisle Playground

November 3, 2023

November 3, 2023 – A joint project between the Carlisle Parks & Recreation Department and the Carlisle Kiwanis Club, the new Fort LeTort playground in Carlisle was a much-anticipated community project that will provide lots of safe play space for kids. The construction & dedication ceremony was held on Wednesday, October 25. York Building Products …

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