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Pattison Works With Local Fire Departments

By Pattison Sand Company 18 May, 2015

Recently, as a part of continuing improvements to the Health, Safety and Emergency Response process at Pattison Sand Company (PSC), the Guttenberg and Garnavillo Fire Departments toured the PSC operations.

Fire department personnel received mandated Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) training prior to the tour. They received classroom instruction including an overview of the PSC operations, emergency notification procedures, emergency equipment and supplies. There was also a review of Hazard Communication (HazCom) and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) systems, and an introduction to the mining and processing environment.

Following the classroom instruction, the departments toured all major operations at the facility for site familiarization. Members of each of the departments expressed their appreciation for the opportunity to see the PSC operations first-hand.

PSC will continue to provide periodic site tours and work closely with each of the departments as part of its ongoing effort to be the "employer of choice" throughout Clayton County and the surrounding area.

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Today, Pattison Sand Company operates in Clayton, IA about 13 miles south of Prairie du Chien, WI on the banks of the Mississippi River. We employ upwards of 300 people. Pattison leads the charge towards American Energy Independence by producing industrial sand for the natural gas and oil industries. Pattison mines this sand from the St. Peter sandstone layer in both underground and surface mines.

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