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Atlas Copco opens US manufacturing plant

May 31, 2017By

Atlas Copco opened a plant in Rock Hill, South Carolina, that will manufacture portable compressors and generators for the construction market.

PCA projects cement consumption growth through 2018

May 26, 2017By

The Portland Cement Association (PCA) expects U.S. cement consumption to grow 3.5 percent during the remainder of 2017 and 2018.

Trump reveals $1T infrastructure vision

May 26, 2017By

President Donald Trump laid out his vision for a $1 trillion infrastructure package in his budget request, reports The Hill.

SME publication covers mineral deposit evaluations

May 25, 2017By

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) launched its newest publication, “Risk Management in Evaluating Mineral Deposits.”

Vulcan purchasing Aggregates USA in mega deal

May 25, 2017By

The company’s $900 million acquisition includes 31 facilities across five Southeastern states.

MSHA awards $250K in grants toward mine safety

May 24, 2017By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) awarded $250,000 in Brookwood-Sago grants to five organizations. Find out which organizations received the award.

Luck Stone purchases property for distribution site

May 23, 2017By

The family-owned producer acquired 33 acres of industrial land in Chesapeake, Virginia, for $2.45 million.

Cemex USA recognized for land stewardship

May 23, 2017By

Cemex USA received an award from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.