2011 News Archive

  • 12/29/2011 - The H&K Group Donates Materials and Services to Repair Driveway at Spring City Armory
    Spring City, PA – Senator John Rafferty, Pennsylvania, was tired of seeing the families of our National Guard Soldiers drive down a road that seemed unbefitting of the men and women it served. The driveway leading into the Spring City Armory, home to the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, was in desperate need of repair to properly greet our brave soldiers returning from oversees service in Afghanistan and Iraq. "I had been to the Armory a number of times to welcome troops home and noticed ...
  • 12/28/2011 - The H&K Group Helps Provide Families Homes for the Holidays
    Tunkhannock Twp., Wyoming County, PA – With the Holiday season upon us, many of us are struggling to find last minute gifts. Unfortunately many residents of Tunkhannock Township are still struggling to find even a temporary place to call home. The devastating and unprecedented flooding brought on by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee this fall, damaged or destroyed homes throughout the eastern half of Pennsylvania and much of New Jersey, leaving an estimated 100,000 residents ...
  • 10/31/2011 - Plumstead Materials Stone Clearance Sale 3.00 Per Ton
    Due to a supply surplus, Plumstead Materials in Doylestown, PA, is proud to offer its ½" minus/modified stone at only $3.00 per ton. This deep discount is a limited-time offer valid only while supplies last. In these financially difficult times, Plumstead Materials is proud to offer this great value to our customers.This USCS Classified SC stone is great for structural fill or certified clean fill, as well as backfill, pipe bedding, landscaping, driveways, trails and more. For more ...
  • 10/25/2011 - The H&K Group Receives Corporate Award From The Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy
    On Wednesday evening, October 19, 2011, The H&K Group was presented with the Environmental Corporate Award by the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy (PWC), at the conservancy’s Annual Environmental Awards Banquet held at the Indian Valley Country Club in Telford, PA. This award recognized The H&K Group for being a substantial contributor to the PWC for several years in supporting their important mission and strategic efforts towards environmental education programs and other outreach ...
  • 10/10/2011 - The H&K Group 5th Annual Charity Golf Outing Raises 10000 for CHOP
    On Saturday, October 1, 2011, The H&K Group, a family of integrated companies serving the contracting and construction industries with its corporate headquarters in Skippack, PA, held its 5th Annual Charity Golf Outing. This annual event brings together H&K Group employees, as well as friends, family, valued vendors, customers and clients, for a fun day of golf and camaraderie. While the day’s festivities are enjoyed by all, it is the spirit of charity, with all money raised donated ...
  • 9/22/2011 - Preserve at Historic Cornwall Village Fiscal Impact Summary
    Attached please find the updated fiscal impact summary for the Preserve at Historic Cornwall Village.
  • 9/14/2011 - H&K Group Materials Facilities to Offer Extended Hours For Flooding Relief
    Skippack, PA – In the wake of the devastating and unprecedented flooding that has impacted the eastern half of Pennsylvania and much of New Jersey, The H&K Group Materials Division announced today that it would be offering extended hours of operation at participating materials facilities. The H&K Group issues this announcement as flood waters slowly recede from an excess of 12-inches of rain that fell in some portions of the region last week. On Friday, September 9, 2011, John A. Haines, ...
  • 7/6/2011 - Architectural Stone Will Exhibit Products At The Penn Atlantic Nursery Trade Show
    Douglassville, PA – Architectural Stone (www.archstonepa.com), collectors and producers of the finest natural stone products from all around the world will be an exhibitor at the Penn Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (PANTS). The show runs August 2-4, 2011, and is located at The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA and is organized by the Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Association (PLNA). PLNA is the leading trade association representing Pennsylvania’s $6.8 billion green ...
  • 6/29/2011 - The H&K Group To Host The 4th Annual Rock & Roll Ride For Autism & Spina Bifida
    Skippack, PA - The H&K Group is pleased to announce that they will once again be hosting the 4th annual “Rock & Roll Ride for Autism & Spina Bifida” this year in support of the Hallman-Haines Foundation for Autism & Spina Bifida. This motorcycle road tour event is scheduled to take place on Sunday, September 4, 2011, and features a scenic 85 mile ride, “Ride’n to Raise Awareness” victory laps at the world renowned Pocono Raceway, a catered lunch and much more in ...
  • 5/26/2011 - Shiloh Road Relocation Project Wins Berks County Conservation District Award
    The Shiloh Road Relocation Project located in Morgantown, Berks County, PA won the Erosion Control Project of the Year award presented by the Berks County Conservation District. Representatives from Conestoga Landfill, Republic Services, Taylor Environmental Group Inc., Blooming Glen Contractors, Inc., and Traffic Planning & Design were on-hand to except the award for joint effort. The project came about as the Conestoga Landfill faced diminishing disposal space and encountered the need to ...
  • 4/28/2011 - NAME THE LAKE contest finalists selected
    738 names were submitted to the Lebanon Daily News in just a two week period. Paul J. Callahan, the Special Projects Coordinator for The H&K Group, felt the response was overwhelming, showing the pride the people in Cornwall and the surrounding communities have for the incredible work of the miners in the Open Pit for over 235 years. I had an opportunity to peruse the names prior to the distribution to the judges, said Callahan, and all I can say it that I'm glad I was not one of the judges. ...
  • 4/20/2011 - Recent Updates for The Preserve at Historic Cornwall Village
    1. PennDOT has approved the Traffic Impact Study 2. T P & D, our traffic consultant, has completed the plans for the entrance off Route 322, and has submitted the application for a Highway Occupancy Permit on behalf of Haines & Kibblehouse. 3. Plans for the entrance design are continuing to evolve and O'Brien Architects Inc. should have preliminary plans and sketches to us for review by mid May. 4. Our Forest Management consultant has been busy mapping areas that are considered to be woodlands ...
  • 4/4/2011 - Name the Lake Contest Underway
    The H&K Group and Lebanon Daily News have teamed up to sponsor a "Name the Lake" Contest to name the lake at The Preserve at Historic Cornwall Village.  Details on the contest and entry forms can be found in the attached .pdf. 
  • 3/18/2011 - Miniscalco Construction L.L.C. Breaks Ground on Hawthorne Park
    Philadelphia, PA– On Tuesday, March 15, 2011, representatives of Miniscalco Construction, L.L.C. (Miniscalco Construction) joined Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Deputy Mayor Michael DiBerardinis of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation for the groundbreaking of Philadelphia’s newest open space, Hawthorne Park. The event took place on location, currently a vacant lot, at 12th and Catharine Streets and was presided over by Fairmount Park Executive Director Mark A. Focht. "Hawthorne ...
  • 3/16/2011 - ACCIDENT OCCURS AT HAINES & KIBBLEHOUSE INC. S CORPORATE FACILITY
    Skippack, PA – An equipment maintenance-related accident occurred at Haines & Kibblehouse, Inc.’s (H&K, Inc.’s) corporate office complex in Skippack, PA. One H&K, Inc. employee was injured in this accident. Today, at approximately 11:30 AM, a male employee was injured in a flash fire while performing maintenance on a milling machine. Skippack Township firefighters and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded to the scene within minutes, stabilized the condition of the ...