Annual On-Site Employee Flu Vaccinations Dates Announced

October 3rd, 2014

The annual on-site employee flu vaccinations have been scheduled at the Mulzer Companies.  All employees that have signed up for their flu shot, please be present at your location on the assigned date and time.  Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death.

Tell City area – Tuesday, Oct. 7th beginning at 6:00 a.m. at Tell City Concrete, then to the office basement.

Shamblin Stone, Inc. – Thursday, Oct. 9th at 5:30 a.m. at the Dunbar Office.

Rockport/Boats/Dredge – Monday, Oct. 13th at 6:00 a.m. at Rockport.

Newburgh (includes Weinbach) – Tuesday, Oct. 14th at 6:00 a.m. at Newburgh.

Evansville (includes Griffin, Mt. Vernon & Henderson) – Wednesday, Oct. 15th at 6:30 a.m. at Evansville.

Quarries – Thursday, Oct. 16th beginning at 6:00 a.m. at Charlestown, then on to Abydel, Temple, Cape Sandy day shift, New Amsterdam, and ending with Cape Sandy night shift.

As a reminder, the Cigna Health Plan pays all vaccinations at 100% at Cigna participating providers, including some major pharmacies, for anyone on the health plan.

 

Mulzer Gear October Employee Incentive Program

September 25th, 2014

Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. is excited to announce the October  Mulzer Gear Employee Incentive Program. Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. and it’s subsidiaries are dedicated to providing a safe work environment for our greatest resources, our employees. As part of our safety initiative, employees participate in an incentive program designed to raise safety awareness and award them for safe practices in the workplace.  The program is offered during our Annual Employee Meetings in late winter and in May and October of each calendar year.

Click on the link below for details.

Mulzer Gear Safety Incentive Program for October 2014

Employees Enjoy Second Annual Wellness 5K Walk/Run

September 16th, 2014

5k run _Sept 13 2014_AThe Second Annual Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. Wellness 5K walk/run event was held on September 13 in the quarry area of the company at Hayswood Nature Reserve Park, Indian Creek Trail, in Corydon, Indiana.

The 5K was attended by 43 employees, spouses, and children.  Indian Creek Trail is a beautiful and well-maintained nature trail that runs along Indian Creek.  It was a gorgeous day and the trail was enjoyed by all that attended.  Each participant received a free t-shirt and prizes were drawn after the walk.

5k run _Sept 13 2014_BIf you weren’t able to attend this event, don’t worry!  A Third Annual 5K event will be planned for next fall.  Remember, you don’t have to be a runner to participate in the company 5K.  Most participants are walkers.  Many health benefits are reaped by walking 3.1 miles!

Beautiful, crisp Fall days are upon, so get outside and get walking (or running)!

Water Wellness Winners Announced

September 16th, 2014

The 2014 Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. and Subsidiaries Water Wellness winners were announced yesterday. Congratulations to the following winners:

  • Randall Cron – Newburgh
  • Gordy Neighbors- Temple
  • Jon Peter – Cape Sandy
  • Steve Taylor – Tell City Concrete

These winners will choose a prize of $125 to either Big Splash in French Lick, or Evansville Icemen tickets.

The Shamblin Stone, Inc. winner is:

  •  Bobby Clay – Shamblin Stone.

Bobby will receive a $125 gift card from either Gander Mountain or Cabelas.

Congratulations to all our winners.

2nd Annual Mulzer Employee 5k Trail Walk/Run

August 13th, 2014

Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014

Walk begins at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Hayswood Nature Reserve Park – Indian Creek Trail

Hwy. 135 SW, Corydon, IN

(Approximately 1 mile from the SR 62 & SR 135 intersection)

Come out to the Hayswood Nature Reserve Park this year and walk with us!  Hayswood is a relaxing place to get away from the normal hustle and bustle of today’s hectic lifestyle. The trail head begins at the cul-de-sac by the lake. The park has shelter houses, restrooms, a small lake with a handicap accessible fishing pier, a number of walking trails, playgrounds, picnic areas and a basketball court.  Indiana Creek flows along the trail with a walking bridge overlooking the creek. Get some exercise and enjoy relaxing time with your family!

There is no entry fee for this company walk/run.  T-shirts will be handed out at check-in to everyone that registers by August 25thAn employee or spouse must participate in order for an employee’s child under the age of 18 to participate.  Complete, detach, and return the registration form below to Shari Everly – Tell City Office.  Return the registration form by 8/25/14 to receive your free t-shirt on 9/13/14.

2nd Annual Mulzer 5k Trail Walk Entry Form

Employee Photo Contest

July 31st, 2014

cameraWe’re having an employee photo contest and you can win!

We’re looking for scenic, breathtaking and downright interesting photos involving all things Mulzer. To enter, all you need to do is take a noteworthy picture with your cell phone or camera, at the highest resolution possible, and post it on our facebook page (www.facebook.com/mulzercrushedstone) or email it to contest@mulzer.com and we’ll post it for you. Once your picture is posted, get as many people as possible to ‘like’ it. The image with the most ‘likes’ will win a Mulzer/Shamblin Gear Winter Jacket valued at $100! Please remember to ask permission before photographing and posting a picture of any co-workers and make sure the images positively reflect Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc.

Photos submitted may be included in the 2015 Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. Wall Calendar!

Contest dates – July 31 to Aug. 31. The earlier you enter, the more time you’ll have to earn those ‘likes’!Like image

*In the event of a tie, there will be a random drawing to choose the winner. All Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc., Shamblin Stone, Inc., Tell City Concrete, Crawford County Concrete and Materials Transport, Inc. employees & their immediate family members are eligible to enter.

2014 Neil Mulzer Memorial Scholarship Recipients Announced

July 16th, 2014

Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2014 Neil Mulzer Memorial Scholarship winners.  Recipients will receive a one time award of $500.  The scholarship is funded by proceeds from the rental of the Mulzer Camp in Troy, Indiana.  Recipients must be recent graduating seniors of full time Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. employees who are enrolled to attend approved post high school education.

Congratulations to the following 2014 High School Graduates, in addition to Autumn Adams, Forest Park High School graduat Anthony Lee Apple, Paoli High School and Morgan Neighbors, Heritage Hills High School.

 

Michaela Claise, South Spencer HS

Michaela Claise, South Spencer HS

Kendall Carter, Perry Central HS

Kendall Carter, Perry Central HS

 

Jodi Elsler, Corydon Central HS

Jodi Elsler, Corydon Central HS

Alexa Felker, Henderson County HS

Alexa Felker, Henderson County HS

Tyler Groves, Tell City HS

Tyler Groves, Tell City HS

Teshelia Hensley, Crawford County HS

Teshelia Hensley, Crawford County HS

Joseph James, Perry Central HS

Joseph James, Perry Central HS

Michaela Kelly, Forest Park HS

Michaela Kelly, Forest Park HS

Kristopher McKinney, Mt. Vernon HS

Kristopher McKinney, Mt. Vernon HS

Jacob Rickenbaugh, Heritage Hills HS

Jacob Rickenbaugh, Heritage Hills HS

Kylie Shephard, Tell City HS

Kylie Shephard, Tell City HS

 

Madeline Stone, Evansville Central HS

Madeline Stone, Evansville Central HS

Erica Thewes, Northeast Dubois HS

Erica Thewes, Northeast Dubois HS

 

Water Wellness

July 15th, 2014

The Water Wellness heath campaign will be held August 1 – August 28th.  This program is designed to encourage participants (employees & spouses) to increase their water intake and to promote hydration year around.

Keep track of your daily water intake in August and enter your ounces on the Mulzer Wellness Website. 50 names will be drawn from all the Wellness Website entries and each will win a Building a Better You water bottle!  If you do not have internet access, a paper log sheet will be accepted.  Drinking 64 fluid ounces 5 days per week will qualify you for the prize drawing and you must drink a minimum of 48 fluid ounces each day to successfully complete the program.  Only pure water, 100% fruit juice and zero calorie caffeine free flavored water can be accumulated for the daily total fluid ounces.

Water Pouring into BottleMulzer participants that drink a minimum of 64 fluid ounces 5 days a week; 48 ounces on the remaining days, will be eligible for the drawing to win one of four $125 gift certificates from either Big Splash Adventure Indoor Water Park & Resort in French Lick, Indiana (open year round) or Evansville Icemen Tickets!  Shamblin participants that qualify will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $125 Cabela’s or Gander Mountain gift card. 

Successful completion of this contest will put you at the half-way point of qualifying for a trip in the Grand Finale Health Contest Drawing to be held next April.

If you failed to successfully complete Healthy Hike for your premium discount you may qualify for the premium discount by successfully completing this program. Drink up and be healthy!

Click here to print the Water Log Sheet

5k on the Runway Event – July 12, 2014

June 26th, 2014

runningLooking for a 5k event to complete in order to qualify for the employee benefit premium discount? Maybe you’d like to see some impressive construction work using Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc. crushed limestone up close? If so, the YMCA of Southwestern Indiana is holding the 5k on the Runway event on Saturday, July 12 beginning at 7:00 am at Evansville Regional Airport. Runners & walkers will be racing on the newly paved runways!

This race is the first in a series of events leading up to the Half Marathon on October 4 in Evansville, Ind.

For details or to register for the race, visit www.ymcaswin.org and look in the programs and schedules section.

2014 Health Hike Winners Announced

June 16th, 2014

The number of steps walked, company-wide, totaled 186,390,225; which amounts to 88,252 miles!  Another great job on getting in those steps!

48 individual winners from Mulzer won 3 tickets each for Holiday World & Splashin Safari.  2 individual winners from Shamblin won a $50 Wal-Mart Gift Card.  Eligible individuals must have reached 25 weekly points to be eligible for the prize drawings.

Mulzer winners:

June 7 Picnic – Quarries:

Josh Allen, Danielle Bickett, Tina Bowman, Jennifer Brooks, Miranda Chanley, Tim Chanley, Darrell Cunningham, Jackie Gleitz, Bethany Hensley, Sandy Humphrey, Jon Jenkins, Matt Korte, Charlene Lewis, Patty Lynch, Kevin Medlock, Jon Moon, Carla Neal, Jeremy Riddle, Raymond Smith, Terry St. Clair, Ronnie Stroud, Chris Taylor, Bobby Underhill and Patty Woods.

June 14th Picnic – Yards:

Breanna Arnold, Shirley Begle, Darrell Campbell, Scott Carter, Jeanna Claise, Chad Cook, James Gibson, Ashley Hall, Gerald Hardin, Justin Harris, Mike Hines, Brooke Hutchison, Angie Jarboe, Bob Lindauer, Kevin Lishka, Ron McKinney, Jason Risley, Alan Schaefer, Casey Schulthise, Amanda Smith, Steve Taylor, Matt Walker, Peggy Winkler and Michelle Zuelly.

Shamblin Stone winners:

1. Irie Vance

2. Sandy Thaxton