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Riggs Industries names director of marketing

May 29, 2019By

Eric Knopsnyder takes over in the position, replacing Shahira Hoffman who will retire later this year.

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The next Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference is scheduled for Jan. 14-15, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa. Photo courtesy of the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa

Pit & Quarry Roundtable shifts to Naples in 2020

March 29, 2019By

The annual event bringing aggregate producers together with manufacturers, dealers and other industry professionals, will take place Jan. 14-15 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa in Bonita Springs, Florida.

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USGS again ranked Cemex’s Balcones Quarry as the top crushed stone-producing operation in the nation. Photo by Kevin Yanik

What’s trending in the aggregate world?

February 13, 2019By

During a press conference at AGG1 2019, McLanahan Corp.’s Mark Krause pointed out three trends he’s currently seeing in the marketplace.

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Tornado damages Vermeer plants in Iowa

July 20, 2018By

A tornado struck two of the company’s facilities July 19 in Pella, Iowa.

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Express Blower hires general manager

May 23, 2018By

The manufacturer of large pneumatic blower equipment used in aggregate named Mike Dyer general manager.

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Pit & Quarry Roundtable returning to Florida in 2019

April 16, 2018By

P&Q will cover event registration and one night’s lodging for qualified aggregate producers at the 2019 event in Miami.

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Confusion surrounds the Trump tariffs

April 2, 2018By

President Donald Trump began to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum in an effort to protect domestic trade. What does it ultimately mean for the aggregate industry?

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Fisher Industries celebrates milestones

September 18, 2017By

Fisher Industries marked the 65th year in business for Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. this summer, as well as the 50th year for General Steel & Supply Co.

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