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Note: There is a small difference between our estimates of consumption and the USGS because of our own estimates in states where USGS does not report values due to competitive concerns. Click to enlarge. Source: S-C Market Analytics

Aggregate industry outlook improving nicely for months to come

February 18, 2020By

With the passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement and gains in China trade negotiations, the outlook for the industry is somewhat stronger.

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Record third-quarter 2019 revenue for MDU Resources

November 1, 2019By

MDU Resources’ construction materials business earned record revenues in the third quarter, improving 17 percent compared to the third quarter of 2018.

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Keep in mind: Using social media to find new hires is more than simply posting a job listing on your platforms. (Photo: iStock.com/metamorworks)

Part 2: How you can use social media to grow your workforce

August 21, 2019By

Now that you’ve established your social media sites, it’s time to delve into the best strategies for finding new recruits.

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Leverage your company's social media accounts to attract and find new hires. (Photo: iStock.com/anyaberkut)

Part 1: Why you should use social media to grow your workforce

August 20, 2019By

Social media is not only an opportunity to find a new hire but also a way to sell yourself to the best potential candidates.

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Healthy aggregate activity to carry on in coming months

April 9, 2019By

S-C Market Analytics’ David Chereb offers his latest aggregate forecast.

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P&Q Profile: IRock Crushers’ Fred Gross

March 6, 2019By

P&Q talks business and equipment developments with Fred Gross, the director of sales and business development at IRock Crushers.

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2019: The ‘show me’ year

February 22, 2019By , and

Despite adverse weather and interest rate hikes in the second half of 2018, several early 2019 signs point to a positive year ahead, write FMI Corp.’s George Reddin and Scott Duncan.

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Luck Stone expands deeper into the Southeast

November 14, 2018By

Acquisitions in Georgia and South Carolina will create new opportunities for growth in the region.

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