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Rail traffic up for aggregate materials in May 2017

June 12, 2017By

Rail traffic of aggregate materials increased in May 2017 when compared with May 2016, according to the Association of American Railroads.

US construction aggregate output falls in first quarter of 2017

June 12, 2017By

The estimated U.S. output of construction aggregate produced and shipped for consumption in the first quarter of 2017 was 426 million metric tons, reports USGS.

Report: Global construction aggregate market to reach $468 billion by 2024

June 12, 2017By

A report says the global construction aggregate market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 6.1 percent through 2024.

Superior unveils Razerlink mobile conveyor

June 9, 2017By

The Razerlink combines mobility with its telescoping conveyor technology, which reduces downtime and accelerates material handling, according to Superior.

Minet Lacing Technology launches belt repair tool

June 9, 2017By

Minet Lacing Technology (MLT) released its Fix’N Go, a solution for repairing belt rips and tears.

Great Lakes limestone trade down in May 2017

June 7, 2017By

Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled 3.6 million tons in May, a 5.4 percent decrease compared to May 2016, reports the Lake Carriers’ Association.

Dodge Momentum Index grows 4 percent in May 2017

June 7, 2017By

The index, a monthly measure of the first report for nonresidential building projects in planning, is up.

IMT Dominator III truck, crane

IMT debuts mechanics truck, telescopic crane

June 6, 2017By

Iowa Mold Tooling (IMT) released its Dominator III mechanics truck and telescopic crane for use in tight quarters.