Archive for April 2015

MSHA publishes latest stats on fatal accidents

April 30, 2015By

Ten mining deaths occurred during the first quarter of 2015, the Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) reports. […]

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Nye looks forward, back for Martin Marietta

April 30, 2015By

Ward Nye, chairman, president and CEO of Martin Marietta Materials Inc., offered some perspective on the company’s recent […]

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Aggregates volume, pricing growth drive Martin Marietta’s first quarter

April 30, 2015By

Martin Marietta Materials Inc. experienced improved margins and increased profitability during the first quarter of 2015. In fact, […]

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3 workers injured after ground shift at Hanson Aggregates quarry

April 30, 2015By

Three workers were injured, two seriously, after ground shifted at Hanson Aggregates’ Whitney Quarry, an underground limestone mine […]

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JCB donates backhoe loaders, generators for Nepal relief efforts

JCB donates backhoe loaders, generators for Nepal relief efforts

April 30, 2015By

JCB donated around $1 million worth of backhoe loaders and electrical power generators to support earthquake relief efforts […]

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Introduction meets Tier 4 Final standard

April 29, 2015By

The 457 wheel loader from JCB features a new cab structure, an engine cover and a rear counterweight […]

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Media: Pit and Quarry

P&Q Hall of Fame Profile: Paul Detwiler III

April 29, 2015By

Producer positioned family-owned company for tremendous growth A high-volume aggregate producer doesn’t become a top U.S. producer overnight. […]

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NSSGA to host AGG1 market segmentation webinar

April 28, 2015By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) is set to host a webinar May 21 at 1 […]

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