Our History

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Top Rated Gravel Aggregates Supplier Since 1958!

In 1958, the original owners of Troy Sand and Gravel were Anthony Clemente, Tory Clemente and several local business owners of Sand Lake, New York. These gentlemen had hopes of finding a closer, high-quality sand source for their family ready-mix concrete business. They acquired the Thermo Knitting Mill and the land on and adjacent to the Wynantskill Creek in the Hamlet of West Sand Lake, NY. They named their new company Troy Sand and Gravel Inc. Troy Sand and Gravel as a supplier of quality aggregate product and fill materials continued to grow throughout the coming years.

The Premier Supplier in the Greater Capital Region, Hudson Valley and Berkshire Regions Since 1989!

Troy Sand and Gravel continued to grow throughout the years by acquiring ten aggregate mines in and around the Capital Region of New York State. Troy Sand and Gravel acquired Material Sand and Gravel Co. in 1989 in Utica Region of NYS. Troy Sand and Gravel continued it growth as it enter into the quarrying business in 1991 in it original location in the Hamlet of West Sand Lake NY. As we turned the corner into the new century Troy Sand and Gravel entered into the concrete asphalt business in 2002 with the erection of their first plant in their quarry in West Sand Lake, NY. As with all growing company we need to organize our growth and holding so we created the Clemente Materials in 2005. Clemente Materials acquired a stone quarry in 2005 in Falls Village, CT, which they names Century Aggregates Inc. In 2007 Troy Sand and Gravel enter into the landscape product business as began operations and managing of the recycling of yard waste to produce reusable product such as compost, mulch and top soils for landscape use.

Family Owned & Operated to Serve You Best!

As with any other family company family members started to join Anthony and Tory in the operation of Troy Sand and Gravel. Tory is also joined by three more of his sons. In 1982 Jude Clemente joined as Troy Sand and Gravel’s new operation manager of the aggregate division. In 1986 Carl Clemente joined in sales and management of outside aggregate operations.  Troy Sand and Gravel has just entered into the third generation of our operation. Daniel Clemente joined us in 2013 to work in our management training program and is now General Manager. As retirement grew near for Anthony and Tory their family’s participation has grown over the years, with the addition of six of Salvatore’s sons, and soon his grandchildren will join our company as well. The one thing we continue today and into our future history is our commitment to supply our customers as the Clemente Family.

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