Tag: 2020

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CRH report offers details of the company’s 2020

March 4, 2021By

Good price progression, focused cost control, lower energy costs and operational efficiencies sustained CRH Americas Materials last year.

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Arcosa agg revenues leap forward in fourth quarter 2020

March 2, 2021By

At Arcosa, construction products revenue increased 46 percent in the quarter, led by higher volumes in the company’s legacy natural aggregate business in north and central Texas, as well as the Cherry and Strata acquisitions.

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HeidelbergCement’s US agg sales up in fourth quarter 2020

February 26, 2021By

The company offered a preliminary look at its aggregate, asphalt, cement and ready-mixed concrete sales volumes for the quarter and all of last year.

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U.S. Concrete aggregate business stands out in fourth quarter 2020

February 24, 2021By

The company says it achieved fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 record results in its aggregate products segment.

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Summit Materials delivers ‘strong finish’ to 2020

February 24, 2021By

CEO Anne Noonan offered commentary on the company’s full-year 2020 and fourth quarter upon Summit releasing its latest results Wednesday.

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Vulcan Materials agg sales down, profit up to end 2020

February 16, 2021By

Vulcan Materials’ aggregate segment sales were down slightly in the fourth quarter and for all of 2020, but the nation’s top producer still found ways to expand its profit.

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Cemex earnings in US at 13-year high

February 11, 2021By

In 2020, Cemex’s business in the United States generated $747 million in EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization).

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Martin Marietta growth continues in fourth quarter 2020

February 9, 2021By

The company’s building materials business achieved record fourth-quarter revenues and gross profit.

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Report: Construction employment down in most metros in 2020

February 4, 2021By

Only 37 percent of U.S. metros added construction jobs last year, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

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