Archive for December 2017

Aggregate industry calls for infrastructure funding

December 29, 2017By

Fifty-six percent of producers say the federal government is not providing enough funds to support infrastructure projects.

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Exhibitors added to Hillhead 2018 lineup

December 28, 2017By

With indoor and outdoor exhibit space set to expand, the Hillhead trade show near Manchester, England, will add exhibitors for 2018.

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November 2017 construction starts fall 12 percent

December 28, 2017By

New construction starts in November dropped 12 percent from October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $650.5 billion.

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Mellott Company acquires rock crusher repair specialist

December 28, 2017By

Mellott Company purchased the Marion Machine assets in Marion, North Carolina, from Superior Machine Co.

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Vulcan divesting Aggregates USA assets

December 28, 2017By

Blue Water Industries will acquire Vulcan’s divestitures in Tennessee and Abingdon, Virginia, for $290 million.

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Terex Washing Systems AggreSand Wash Plants

Terex Washing Systems AggreSand Wash Plants

December 27, 2017By

Terex Washing Systems provides cohesive solutions for all your material and mineral washing needs.

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Competitive changes in the aggregate industry

December 26, 2017By and

Over the course of the past four years, more than $50 billion has changed hands through mergers and acquisitions in the aggregate industry.

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Vulcan Materials, Martin Marietta execs share company outlooks

December 22, 2017By

The CEOs of the two largest aggregate producers in the United States offer a take on the near-term outlook for their companies and the industry.

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