Wingra Stone Co.

By: Bubbajunk.com

Wingra Stone Company and Wingra Redi-Mix, Inc. is family owned businesses with third generation family members handling the management of the companies. The company integrated in 1949 and 1959 respectively, they have been providing construction aggregates and redi-mixed concrete to their community and customers. Their respected position in the community and satisfaction themselves in their ongoing involvement in community. They struggle to protect their environment while utilizing natural resources. Recovered/recycled materials are utilized whenever possible and their customers need for timely and accurate delivery is always their first priority.

Wingra Stone Company provides construction aggregates to construction sites throughout Dane County. Additionally to providing construction aggregates, they build parking lots, streets and highways, and perform custom rock crushing services.
The Aggregates are more commonly known as sand, sand & gravel and crushed stone, are produced from company owned or operated sites throughout Dane County. The sites are either limestone quarries or sand & gravel pits. Limestone is quarried from sedimentary rock deposits that have toughened from thousands of years into solid rock formations. This rock must be broken free by drilling and shooting prior to being excavated. The rock is then crushed to size with conventional rock crushing equipment.

The limestone rock, commonly called crushed stone, is most frequently used for base course material on parking lots, streets and highway construction projects. Sand & gravel is supply from glacial deposits of sand and stone of all sizes. The primary use of glacial sand and gravel is to produce concrete and asphalt quality aggregates, sand product used for filling and leveling is called fill sand.

Parking lots, Streets, and Highways: Wingra Stone Company actively participates in parking lot, street, and highway construction. They provide a range of services, including grading, supply and installation of construction aggregates, curb and gutter, and asphalt paving. Rock Crushing and Recycling: Wingra Stone also provides custom rock crushing and recycle-crushing services. This includes the complete process of extraction, crushing, sizing and stockpiling of finished stone products. Portable Crushing Plants:Wingra Stone Company operates six portable crushing and screening plants, which move between extraction sites, giving them the facility to efficiently congregate local demand for materials at any given time.