crushed stone ballast

  • Crushed Stone

    Crushed Stone. The Lorusso Corporation prides itself on being a producer of the highest quality construction aggregates in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Throughout the eastern and central part of the state, there are millions of tons of Lorusso crushed stone on all types of public and private construction projects.

  • Why Crushed Stone ( ballast ) Are Placed In Railway Track ...

    Track ballast is typically made of crushed stone, although ballast has sometimes consisted of other, less suitable materials, for example burnt clay. The term "ballast" comes from a nautical term for the stones used to stabilize a ship. Track ballast forms the track bed upon which railroad ties (sleepers) are laid.