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The forecast for public works construction remains positive, especially when compared to other construction segments. Photo: iStock.com/Jens_Lambert_Photography

Highways, bridges represent top 2019 construction opportunities

February 26, 2019By

Dodge Data & Analytics says public works projects are in an advantageous position this year for all construction areas.

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Much of the strength in the market can be attributed to improvements in single-family residential spending, up more than 20 percent over the last three years. Photo: iStock.com/halbergman

New dynamics at play for the aggregate industry

December 11, 2018By , and

2018 was the strongest year in a decade for construction materials firms, writes FMI’s George Reddin and Scott Duncan, and should offer additional growth.

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Luck Stone looks back, ahead to 2019

December 10, 2018By

John Pullen, the chief growth officer at Luck Companies, shares his perspective on the year ahead for the aggregate industry.

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Martin Marietta’s preliminary view of 2019

November 9, 2018By

The company anticipates mid-single-digit growth in both aggregate pricing and shipments next year.

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NSSGA develops award for infrastructure champions

August 23, 2018By

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) will receive the inaugural award from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA).

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FMI: Favorable roads lie ahead

While the market trembles, the fundamentals remain very positive for the construction materials sector.

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Martin Marietta optimistic as it looks toward summer 2018

May 17, 2018By

The company expects continued growth in both public and private construction activity this year.

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Vulcan, Martin Marietta look ahead

May 17, 2018By

The heads of these companies are largely optimistic as they forecast the months to come.

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