Tag: associations

The Associated General Contractors of America

Construction employment lagging pre-pandemic levels in most states

March 17, 2021By

Construction employment in January remained below pre-pandemic levels in all but eight states, the Associated General Contractors of America reports.

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Contractors continue to face serious challenges year into pandemic

March 11, 2021By

Soaring material costs, supply chain issues and project cancellations continue to affect the construction industry, says the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

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Walker Aggregates quarry earns OSSGA award

March 3, 2021By

Walker Aggregates’ Ridgemount Quarries in Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada, earned the Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) 2020 Award of Excellence.

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Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association to host virtual Safety Week

February 25, 2021By

The association will host Safety Week virtually March 1-5. The weeklong series replaces OAIMA’s annual Spring Thaw Safety Training Conference.

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Alabama Mining Association AMA

Alabama Coal Association rebrands as Alabama Mining Association

February 11, 2021By

The Alabama Mining Association now represents crushed stone, sand and gravel producers, as well as other infrastructure-related businesses in the state.

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Missouri Limestone Producers Association MLPA logo

New director at Missouri Limestone Producers Association

December 22, 2020By

Dan Kleinsorge takes over as the organization’s executive director, succeeding Morgan Mundell.

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AGC: Construction employment up in some states, down in others

December 18, 2020By

Construction employment still trails pre-pandemic levels in 35 states despite gains in industry jobs from October to November, the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) reports.

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Great Lakes limestone trade down in November 2020

December 10, 2020By

Limestone shipments from Michigan and Ohio quarries are down almost 19 percent on the year, the Lake Carriers’ Association reports.

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NAPA & World of Asphalt

Digital conference planned for asphalt industry

December 10, 2020By

World of Asphalt and the National Asphalt Pavement Association are teaming to present education in March 2021.

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