Pinal Geology & Mineral Museum Newsletter Highlights New Display Case

Reference Collection for Pinal Geology and Mineral Museum
The Flagg Mineral Foundation recently purchased a custom built drawer unit for the Museum. The Foundation and Museum staff collaborated with the skilled craftsman in the Arizona Correctional Industries Wood Shop at the Florence Prison to build the custom drawer unit.

Reference Specimens Drawer Unit

This beautiful new display space holds the Museum’s reference collection. According to the Museum Director, “The ACI Wood Shop team did an outstanding job making the unit and volunteers have already placed over two thousand specimens in the drawers.”

Pinal Geology & Mineral Museum website

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26Sep 2017

ACI Congratulates AZ State Parks for Earning this National Honor

AZ State Parks Receive National Award

Mickey Rogers (second from left) accepting the award.

Several ACI shops and the installation crews have been working with AZ State Parks closely the last few years on projects to upgrade facilities and improve signage and safety throughout the parks system. Their efforts with the state’s first Memorial State Park, Granite Mountain Hotshots, were recognized by Governor Ducey earlier this year.

Read the entire story.

KVOAnews4 Tucson report on AZ State Parks Winning Prestigious National Awardd