It was conformed by a simple concept to supply quality aggregate materials to its sister company, Tri City Readymix. Tri City Materials bought the assets of A-1 Aggregates. A-1 was primarily a road builders gravel supply company. Tri City has built on this business and now supplies washed sand and stone for concrete and asphalt plants, road building materials and the commercial, ICI, landscape and agricultural sectors.
We also are big believers in recycling. We take in excess concrete and asphalt from various sites, recycle it to a reusable finished product such as Recycled Asphalt, Type II Road Base, and Recycled A Gravel. This is not only good for the environment, but keeps our valuable virgin material in reserves.
In March 2007, we purchased the assets of Ramseyer Trucking. With this purchase came the rights to four pits and Ramseyer’s key employees. Mike Black, our Operation’s Manager, oversees all of the pits, employees, and custom crushing and screening. We have pit locations in Kitchener, Petersburg, New Hamburg, and New Dundee, all serving the greater Kitchener-Waterloo area and west to
We are a full service business supplying all construction sectors. Full delivery service is available. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have regarding our products and services. We look forward to doing business with you!
As a large provider of sand and gravel in the Tri-city area, Tri City Materials is constantly looking for new qualified personnel to join its team. Tri City strives to provide the highest quality product and the highest level of customer service every day.
If you are interested in joining the Tri City Material’s team, please send us your resume! Tri City Materials is an equal opportunity employer.
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Andrew Koch, Dispatch & C.O.D. Sales
Andrew joined the Tri City Materials team in 2007. He comes from the transportation industry. Andrew handles COD pricing and all deliveries.
Kim Bettke, Dispatch & C.O.D. Sales
Kim joined the dispatch team in 2014 and comes from the transportation field. Kim assists Andrew in dispatch.
Bryan Kalbfleisch, Salesman
Bryan joined the Tri City Materials team in 2008 with 12 years experience in the cement manufacturing sector. Bryan looks after all sales for Tri City Materials and Tri City Readymix.
Ron Shantz, Quality Control Manager
Ron joined the Tri City Materials team in 2006 . Ron heads up Quality Control for Tri City Materials and Tri City Readymix.
Mike Black, Operations Manager
Mike joined the Tri City Materials team in 2007, is a licenced heavy truck and coach mechanic and has extensive knowledge of the gravel industry.
Rustin Sweiger, Controller
Rustin joined the Tri City Material team in 2009. He is a chartered professional accountant and is controller for Tri City Materials and Tri City Readymix.
Rick Pearce, Human Resource Manager, Credit Manager, and Health and Safety Manager
Rick has been with the Tri City team since 1997. He has 30 years of experience in construction related sales and credit management. This makes him a valuable asset to the Tri City Team. Rick is responsible for Human Resources, Credit, and Health and Safety.
Joana Melo, Accounts Receivable, Payables & Invoicing
Joana joined the Tri City Materials team in 2016. She handles the day to day bookkeeping.
Rick Esbaugh, General Manager & Co-Owner
Rick started the company with his brother Ron in 2005 and is President and Co-owner of Tri City Materials.