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Dodge Momentum Index surges in December, in 2016

January 9, 2017By

The Dodge Momentum Index rose 2.9 percent in December to 136.7.

Summit to acquire Colorado, Arkansas aggregate producers

January 6, 2017By

Summit Materials has made agreements to acquire Everist Materials and Razorback Concrete Co.

Great Lakes limestone shipments down in 2016

January 5, 2017By

Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled 26.3 million tons in 2016, a decrease of 9.3 percent compared to 2015.

ConExpo-Con/Agg releases mobile app

January 4, 2017By

ConExpo-Con/Agg and IFPE 2017 released a mobile app to help attendees pre-plan their show visits.

NSSGA reveals convention keynote speaker

January 4, 2017By

NSSGA announced that Ken Schmidt, former director of communications strategy at Harley-Davidson, will headline the closing session at the its annual convention.

US mining deaths reach historic low in 2016

January 4, 2017By

Data from the U.S. Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) indicates that mining deaths in the U.S. reached a new low in 2016.

MSHA to host mine emergency response event

January 3, 2017By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) will host an event Jan. 5 on emergency response capabilities.

Superior adds sand plant to washing equipment line

January 3, 2017By

Superior Industries launched the Spirit sand plant, a solution for sand production and fines recovery.