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Forty-two conveyors, along with five crushers and five screen decks, comprise the new plant at Mainland’s Cox Station Quarry. Photo courtesy of Superior Industries

Thoughtful design sets up Canadian producer for years to come

October 9, 2019By

A big design-build plant project positions Canadian-based Cox Station Quarry for future growth.

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Executive VP to depart Summit Materials

September 27, 2019By

Shane Evans, an executive vice president and West Division president, will be leaving the company in 2020.

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Con-Agg Companies doubles production with portable plants

August 20, 2019By

The Missouri-based producer calls on a longtime partner for equipment and tech that elevates outputs to new levels.

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Momentum building for 2019 M&A construction materials market

A strong first quarter and an improving outlook will likely reinvigorate the construction materials merger and acquisition market.

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Summit Materials reports first-quarter 2019 revenue increase

May 13, 2019By

Summit Materials saw net revenue increase 5.5 percent in the first quarter, while net income and earnings per share decreased.

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The likelihood of the next U.S. recession mirroring the last one is highly unlikely, says FMI’s George Reddin. Photo: iStock.com/zoom-zoom

10 construction materials market drivers

April 9, 2019By

George Reddin, managing director of FMI Capital Advisors, details factors that weighed on the construction materials market in 2018.

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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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Situated near the border with West Virginia, the ZX350LC-6 excavator operates amid stunning surroundings at Boxley Materials’ Rich Patch Quarry. Photo courtesy of Hitachi

Versatile excavator is the complete package at Boxley Materials

February 20, 2019By

Offering durability and versatility, a cost-effective excavator provides a Boxley Materials quarry everything it needs – and more.

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