Tag: steel

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Durex Products Perforated and Flame-Cut Plate Screen Media

April 21, 2023By

More robust than wire cloth, but not as expensive as rubber or urethane, Durex perforated and flame-cut plate screens are ideal for high-impact and heavy-abrasion applications.

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China recently cut back its steel production for environmental reasons. Photo: simonkr/E+/Getty Images

What’s ahead with steel pricing

August 3, 2022By

As labor and shipping costs continue to rise, economists expect gradual increases in the price of steel this year.

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EccoFab Wearparts

June 16, 2022By

EccoFab wearparts are custom-made from genuine Hardox steel, the highest quality grade wear resistant steel on the market.

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Report: Materials prices up 20 percent in 2021

January 13, 2022By

Officials from the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) say impending and existing tariffs on construction materials will exacerbate inflation.

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Columbia Steel is celebrating its 120th anniversary in 2021. Photo: Columbia Steel

P&Q Profile: Columbia Steel’s Martha Cox

July 19, 2021By

Martha Cox, president and CEO of Columbia Steel, paid P&Q a visit to discuss her company’s 120-year history and share the change she’s seen take place within the aggregate industry during her time.

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Supply chain bottlenecks, materials prices still causing issues

June 7, 2021By

Construction employment slipped by 20,000 in May as supply chain problems and record materials cost increases continue to plague nonresidential contractors.

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Legacy fabric structures offer flexibility, customization

January 27, 2020By

Building installation is up to three times faster than conventional buildings, according to Legacy, and the design can be adjusted for either portable or stationary applications.

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Hardox/SSAB Wear Plate

October 1, 2019By

Extreme challenges need extreme performance: SSAB introduces Hardox wear plate from 0.028 to 5.118 in. Hardox is a […]

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Industry imports from China subject to US tariffs

June 21, 2018By

The development is an unfortunate one because it places economic burdens on the small businesses who create U.S. infrastructure, says the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association.

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