2018 Sustainability Report

Leadership

At Walker Industries, we acknowledge that we operate as essential services within various industries, as well as create products that span many supply chains. In recognition of our critical role across many sectors, we are committed to demonstrating active leadership through various industry associations and organizations to enhance knowledge-sharing and advancement of standards and solutions. We aim to ensure our products and services are progressive and sustainable, while ensuring that they satisfy the needs and expectations of our customers.

2018 Awards

Excellence in Manufacturing Award

Asphalt Emulsion Manufacturers Association

Recognizes a company that meets or exceeds requirements in demonstrating best practices in all areas of manufacturing, including plant appearance, operations, quality control, laboratory, environmental practices, safety, and community relations.

  • Walker Emulsions — Burlington, Ontario
 

Best Sustainability Report Award

Sustainable Hamilton Burlington

Recognizes the organization that best meets criteria set by the Global Reporting Initiative and Sustainable Hamilton Burlington for effective sustainability reporting among community members.

  • Walker Emulsions — Burlington, Ontario
 

Community Relations Award

Ontario Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association

Recognizes neighbourly activities, community involvement, strong media relations and dedication to education and awareness of the aggregate industry.

Walker Aggregates

  • Duntroon Quarry — Duntroon, Ontario
  • McGregor Quarry — McGregor, Ontario
  • Orillia Pits 5 & 7 — Oro-Medonte, Ontario
  • Ridgemount Quarries — Stevensville, Ontario
  • Severn (Orillia) Quarry — Orillia, Ontario
  • Vineland Quarries & Crushed Stone — Vineland, Ontario
  • Walker Brothers Quarries — Niagara Falls, Ontario
 

Corporate Safety Award

Ontario Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association

Recognizes zero lost time injures for individual aggregate operations. 

Walker Aggregates

  • Anten Mills Pit — Minesing, Ontario
  • Duntroon Quarry — Duntroon (Clearview), Ontario
  • Orillia Pits 5 & 7 — Oro-Medonte, Ontario
  • Edgar Pit — Oro Station, Ontario
  • Ridgemount Quarries — Stevensville, Ontario
  • Severn (Orillia) Quarry — Orillia, Ontario
  • Spring Creek Aggregates — Lincoln, Ontario
  • Walker Brothers Quarries — Niagara Falls, Ontario
 

Property Enhancement Award

Ontario Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association

Recognizes ongoing site improvements for site perimeter, entrance, office and employee areas, as well as plant appearance, environmental controls and equipment.

Walker Aggregates

  • Ridgemount Quarries — Stevensville, Ontario

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Walker Industries

Walker Industries Group of Companies has grown to be a dynamic and diversified corporation with a rock solid reputation for performance, integrity and advanced solutions.

Location

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 100
Thorold, ON L2V 3Y8

Physical Address
2800 Thorold Townline Rd
Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6S4

Contact

Toll Free: 1-866-694-9360
Phone: 905-227-4142
Fax: 905-227-1034
Email: contact@walkerind.com