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CRH Americas Materials experiences first-quarter 2019 progress

April 26, 2019By

Aggregate and asphalt volumes were ahead of 2018 due to milder weather in the certain regions, the company reports.

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Excessive rainfall in several regions provided for a number of challenging days for aggregate operations in 2018. Photo by Joe McCarthy.

Reasons to feel good about the industry in 2019

April 8, 2019By

2018 pressures remain for the construction materials industry, but FMI’s George Reddin gives producers several reasons to be optimistic about 2019.

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The top 20 sand and gravel producers in the nation accounted for nearly 270 million metric tons in 2016, USGS reports. Photo: Kevin Yanik

Vulcan Materials, Martin Marietta, U.S. Concrete, CRH, others share 2018 results

March 4, 2019By

A number of companies released their 2018 results. Find out how each of them performed.

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CRH chief: 2018 brought ‘record profit delivery’

February 28, 2019By

The company reports it continued to grow profitably in 2018 despite weather disruption and an inflationary cost environment.

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CRH's Randy Lake, left, and Weldon Materials' Bob Weldon. Photo courtesy of NSSGA

Slideshow: 2019 NSSGA Annual Convention highlights

February 19, 2019By

Photo highlights from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) 2019 Annual Convention in Indianapolis.

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Photo by Allison Barwacz

Report: Recycled construction aggregate market on the rise

January 28, 2019By

The recycled construction aggregate market sold over 3.7 million tons of product in 2018, as estimated by a recent report from Fact.MR.

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P&Q Profile: Shelly Company’s Ken Rogers

November 28, 2018By

A conversation with the area aggregates manager in the northeast Ohio area for The Shelly Company.

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Several members of Congress, plus EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, addressed the second annual Legislative & Policy Forum hosted at the Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Photo courtesy of NSSGA

What’s happening in Washington

November 21, 2018By

Five takeaways from the aggregate industry’s lobby day on Capitol Hill.

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