Tag: quarries

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Slight uptick in Great Lakes limestone trade

July 12, 2019By

Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled just under 4.1 million tons in June, an increase of less than 1 percent from the same time a year ago.

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Great Lakes limestone shipments down in October 2018

November 6, 2018By

Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled 3.4 million tons in October, a 7.5 percent decrease compared with one year ago.

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P&Q Profile: Am Cast’s Vinnie Rocco

P&Q Profile: Am Cast’s Vinnie Rocco

June 1, 2018By

P&Q caught up with Am Cast General Manager Vinnie Rocco to discuss current demand for aggregate-processing equipment, the aggregate industry’s makeup on Long Island and more.

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Brannan Sand & Gravel to buy Boral’s US quarry business

May 16, 2018By

Boral Ltd. agreed to sell its concrete and quarries business in Denver for $127 million.

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New Enterprise quarry gets green light to expand

August 16, 2017By

A New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co. Inc. quarry in Pennsylvania will soon be expanding.

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Rogers Group purchases unique Tennessee property

April 27, 2017By

Rogers Group bought a former state penitentiary site in West Nashville for $12.1 million.

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New Martin Marietta quarry represents record investment

April 21, 2016By

Martin Marietta held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of a $158 million, rail-connected limestone quarry in Hondo, […]

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Publication exhibits poor judgment in attack on industry

August 31, 2015By

People trespass into abandoned quarries every now and then. Occasionally, trespassers get injured or killed because of the […]

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