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The production of crushed stone, sand and gravel in the fourth quarter showed signs of softening, according to FMI Capital Advisors. Photo: Diatrezor/iStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

Martin Marietta makes another major deal

February 13, 2024By

The company came to terms on a $2.05 billion transaction with Blue Water Industries that involves 20 aggregate operations across five states.

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The new plant produces two spec sands. Photo: P&Q Staff

CRH remains atop USGS’s sand and gravel producer rankings

February 7, 2024By

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released its latest top 100 list ranking the nation’s sand and gravel producers by their volumes. CRH Americas Materials tops the list. Find out about the other 99.

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Vulcan tops USGS’s 2024 crushed stone producers list

February 6, 2024By

Vulcan Materials is still No. 1 on the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) ranking of the nation’s top crushed stone producers, but several new companies crack the top 100 this year.

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Executives from CRH including Scott Parson (third from left) met with Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby (fourth from right) and group president Denise Johnson (fifth from right) in Irving, Texas. Photo: CRH

CRH, Caterpillar partner on electric haulers

January 8, 2024By

Caterpillar signed an agreement with CRH to accelerate the deployment of electric off-highway trucks and charging solutions.

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CRH to explore autonomous hauling tech with SafeAI

December 26, 2023By

SafeAI, which retrofits heavy equipment for autonomous applications in mining and construction, offers details about a pilot program with CRH Ventures.

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Photo: Cat loader at Staker Parsons. Photo: P&Q Staff

Producers making gains despite aggregate shipment declines

November 21, 2023By

The 2023 growth narrative continued in the third quarter for the industry’s public producers, with further price increases once again offsetting declines in sales volumes for most. Get company-by-company rundowns.

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How CRH is performing so far this year

November 21, 2023By

The company provided an update on its Americas Materials Solutions business, offering details on pricing and aggregate volumes.

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CRH, Martin Marietta make a deal in Texas

November 21, 2023By

Martin Marietta is divesting a number of cement and ready-mixed concrete assets in south Texas in a deal valued at $2.1 billion.

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Armada Materials launches following Volunteer Materials deal

October 4, 2023By

The platform acquisition of Tennessee-based Volunteer Materials led to the creation of Armada, which is headed up by industry veteran Rob Duke.

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