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  • Patuxent Materials: From Small To Diverse

    Patuxent Materials, Inc. started out as a small company with a loader, screening plant and a couple of dump trucks that delivered to local contractors and homeowners.
  • Conveyor Idler Aligner - Martin Engineering

    A new conveyor idler aligner featuring a safe and effective method to manually fine-tune OEM-style self-adjusting idlers was introduced by Martin Engineering.  The Martin Idler Aligner ensures precise adjustment, using a handle and comb for course modification, with slots for finer tuning. 
  • Engineered Structures - Grasan

    Grasan offers extensive experience in custom-engineering precision structures for all or part of virtually any quarry application. Accuracy is such that field assembly normally is accomplished without the use of a cutting torch and welder.
  • Conveyor Mobility Option - Superior Industries

    Superior Industries offers its new Single Wheel Drive conveyor mobility option. When applied with a portable radial stacking conveyor, operations realize an economical solution to increased on-site and transfer-point mobility.
  • Oil Conditioning Unit - SKF USA Inc

    The SKF Oil Conditioning Unit optimizes lubrication performance by serving as a low-pressure pump filtration unit that circulates the oil in a system.  The unit removes contaminants from the oil supply and can enable the desired temperature range to be maintained consistently.
  • Portable Plant - KPI-JCI

    KPI-JCI offers the KPI-JCI Duplex3 plant, which consists of a 36-in. x 14-ft. vibrating grizzly feeder, a 2036 jaw crusher, a 1200LS or K200+ cone crusher, and 5163-24SI incline screen.
  • Jaw Crusher - Telsmith

    The new Telsmith H2238 is the latest addition to its Hydra-Jaw Series which is the result of advanced jaw crusher technology that offers lower operating costs, increased uptime and production capacity, streamlined operation and maintenance, and greater safety, according to the company.
  • Wheel Loader - Komatsu America Corp

    Komatsu America Corp.’s WA1200-6 Wheel Loader features new environmental, technological and ergonomic enhancements for greater productivity, while lowering operating costs.
  • Primary Shaft Impactor - Stedman

    Designed to increase profits by maximizing production, the Mega-Slam Primary/Secondary Horizontal Shaft Impactor handles feed sizes beyond the range of conventional secondary impactors.
  • Conveyor Magnets - Eriez

    Eriez offers powerful Suspended Electromagnets to remove damaging tramp iron from materials conveyed in heavy burden depths on flat conveyors or chutes, with an exclusive five-year coil warranty—the longest in the industry, according to the company.
  • Recycling Tool - Atlas Copco

    Atlas Copco’s CC 3300 hydraulic CombiCutter features a new box-shape jaw, allowing the recycling rate to be increased for demolition jobs and the recycling process within the crusher to be simplified.
  • Portable Screen And Wash Plant - Terex Simplicity

    The Terex Simplicity TXW616T Portable Screen and Wash Plant features a 6-ft. x 16-ft. triple-deck quarry-duty inclined screen for high production. Twin 36-in. x 25-ft. dewatering screws maximize screen capacity.
  • Off-Highway Haul Truck - Caterpiller

    Developed specifically for mining, quarry and construction applications, the 773F off-highway haul truck from Caterpiller keeps material moving at high volume to achieve lower costs-per ton.
  • Jaw Crushers - Terex Cedarapids

    Terex Cedarapids’ JS Series Jaw Crushers feature durable construction and an aggressive crushing motion for high productivity. Heavy-duty, deep-rib jaw dies add to the aggressive crushing capability of the JS Series Jaws.
  • Off Road Tires - Michelin Earthmover Tires

    Michelin Earthmover Tires introduced additional sizes to its popular XHA2 loader tire that debuted in 2009, as well as an additional size of the new Michelin X-TRACTION tire for earthmover transport equipment.
  • Mobile Plant - Inertia Machine Corp

    Inertia Machine Corp.’s new 4048 FRAP Closed Circuit Mobile Plant is the first all-in-one portable plant solution to higher capacity RAP processing, according to the company.
  • Wash Plant - W.S. Tyler

    The new Hydro-Clean washing unit from W.S. Tyler effectively cleans deleterious material from aggregate, industrial minerals and metals while reducing water consumption by up to 75 percent over traditional log washers, according to the company.
  • Return to Glory

    A neglected Maryland quarry gets a site overhaul, an equipment upgrade and begins to realize its true production potential.

  • New Owner, Old Attitude

    Good planning, hard work, and a touch of luck keeps a Tennessee quarry operation thriving.

  • Aggregates Industry Review and Forecast

    A look at where we've been, where we are and where we're going.
    This is the first in a two-part series focusing on aggregates industry economic issues and market analysis. - Ed.

  • Canadian Quarry Invests Big

    Inland aggregates invests in a new plant and dredge, helping maintain a decent local economy
    Keeping the world economy in perspective, Winnipeg, Manitoba, is surprisingly OK. There are several projects set to consume large amounts of concrete in the area including a human rights museum, which is being funded by more than $98 million generated by a private-sector campaign. About $193 million has been committed to build an inland port around Winnipeg's James Armstrong Richardson International Airport.

  • Aggregate Professionals Find Niche During Recession

    Gulf coast limestone finds safe ports in the economic storm
    Given the recession, if a man tells you he had a good year last year and expects more of the same this year, he is either a nut, a liar or a criminal. Right? Well, not necessarily.

  • Heidelberg Restarts Sale Of Activities In Israel

    HeidelbergCement is restarting the sale of its activities in Israel. This move follows an indication by antitrust authorities in Israel that they would oppose the originally intended sale to Mashav-Initiating and Development Ltd.
  • Heidelberg Restarts Sale Of Activities In Israel

    HeidelbergCement is restarting the sale of its activities in Israel. This move follows an indication by antitrust authorities in Israel that they would oppose the originally intended sale to Mashav-Initiating and Development Ltd.
  • Epa Strengthens Emission Standards For Large Ships

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a rule setting tough engine and fuel standards for large U.S.-flagged ships.

    The agency calls this a major milestone in its coordinated strategy to slash marine diesel emissions.

  • Epa Strengthens Emission Standards For Large Ships

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a rule setting tough engine and fuel standards for large U.S.-flagged ships.

    The agency calls this a major milestone in its coordinated strategy to slash marine diesel emissions.

  • Epa Strengthens Emission Standards For Large Ships

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a rule setting tough engine and fuel standards for large U.S.-flagged ships.

    The agency calls this a major milestone in its coordinated strategy to slash marine diesel emissions.

  • Jobs Bill Holds $39 Billion For T&I Programs

    A bill to build on the success of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act by creating jobs through infrastructure investment narrowly passed the House of Representatives by a five-vote margin—217 to 212
  • Jobs Bill Holds $39 Billion For T&I Programs

    A bill to build on the success of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act by creating jobs through infrastructure investment narrowly passed the House of Representatives by a five-vote margin—217 to 212
  • Recovery Act Funds 10,000Th Highway Project

    The Federal Highway Administration has approved 10,000 highway projects funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 since its passage in February
  • Recovery Act Funds 10,000Th Highway Project

    The Federal Highway Administration has approved 10,000 highway projects funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 since its passage in February
  • Harrington Suceeds Kitzmiller As Lehigh Hanson Ceo

    Daniel M. Harrington will succeed James K. Kitzmiller as CEO of Lehigh Hanson effective Jan. 1. Kitzmiller will retire after more than 39 years of service with the company.
  • Harrington Suceeds Kitzmiller As Lehigh Hanson Ceo

    Daniel M. Harrington will succeed James K. Kitzmiller as CEO of Lehigh Hanson effective Jan. 1. Kitzmiller will retire after more than 39 years of service with the company.
  • Report: North DakotaíS Highway System Is Best

    North Dakota continues to have the nation's most cost-effective, state-owned highway system, according to the Los Angeles-based Reason Foundation's 18th Annual Highway Report.
  • Report: North DakotaíS Highway System Is Best

    North Dakota continues to have the nation's most cost-effective, state-owned highway system, according to the Los Angeles-based Reason Foundation's 18th Annual Highway Report.
  • Americans Not Feeling Benefits From Arra

    Most Americans think the condition of the infrastructure in their area has stayed the same or worsened despite the billions of dollars made available to state and local governments
  • Americans Not Feeling Benefits From Arra

    Most Americans think the condition of the infrastructure in their area has stayed the same or worsened despite the billions of dollars made available to state and local governments
  • Nrp Acquires Ariz. Aggregate Reserves

    Natural Resource Partners L.P. acquired approximately 220 acres of mineral and surface rights related to sand and gravel reserves in southern Arizona for $3.75 million.
  • Nrp Acquires Ariz. Aggregate Reserves

    Natural Resource Partners L.P. acquired approximately 220 acres of mineral and surface rights related to sand and gravel reserves in southern Arizona for $3.75 million.
  • Lakes Limestone Trade At 25-Year Low

    The Great Lakes limestone trade has closed for the year and the 2009 total is the lowest since 1984. U.S. and Canadian ports shipped 23.5 million net tons of limestone in 2009.
  • Lakes Limestone Trade At 25-Year Low

    The Great Lakes limestone trade has closed for the year and the 2009 total is the lowest since 1984. U.S. and Canadian ports shipped 23.5 million net tons of limestone in 2009.
  • Smaller Goverments Earn More With Resource Development

    States with small governments, low taxes and labor market freedom enjoy greater benefits from natural resource development than states with large and intrusive government policies, according to a new study by a Florida State University researcher
  • Smaller Goverments Earn More With Resource Development

    States with small governments, low taxes and labor market freedom enjoy greater benefits from natural resource development than states with large and intrusive government policies, according to a new study by a Florida State University researcher
  • Get More Work Out Of Work Trucks

    Maximizing fleet productivity often is determined by the type of fleet and drive cycles, and each truck model should be managed differently based on a number of variables.
  • Get More Work Out Of Work Trucks

    Maximizing fleet productivity often is determined by the type of fleet and drive cycles, and each truck model should be managed differently based on a number of variables.
  • Get More Work Out Of Work Trucks

    Maximizing fleet productivity often is determined by the type of fleet and drive cycles, and each truck model should be managed differently based on a number of variables.
  • Q&A With New Martin Marietta Ceo Ward Nye

    After running Martin Marietta for 17 years, Stephen Zelnak Jr., will retire in mid 2010. Ward Nye, who has more than 20 years of industry experience under his belt, the last three with Martin Marietta, will move into the driver’s seat of the country’s number two aggregate producer.
  • Q&A With New Martin Marietta Ceo Ward Nye

    After running Martin Marietta for 17 years, Stephen Zelnak Jr., will retire in mid 2010. Ward Nye, who has more than 20 years of industry experience under his belt, the last three with Martin Marietta, will move into the driver’s seat of the country’s number two aggregate producer.
  • Mapes Wins Environmental Award

    Dan Mapes of the National Lime & Stone Company, Findlay, Ohio, will receive the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's 2009 Environmental Leadership Award.
  • Mapes Wins Environmental Award

    Dan Mapes of the National Lime & Stone Company, Findlay, Ohio, will receive the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's 2009 Environmental Leadership Award.
  • Mapes Wins Environmental Award

    Dan Mapes of the National Lime & Stone Company, Findlay, Ohio, will receive the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's 2009 Environmental Leadership Award.
  • Study: Global Aggregate Demand To Top 28B Tons

    World demand for construction aggregates is forecast to expand 2.9% annually through 2013 to 28.7 billion metric tons.
  • Study: Global Aggregate Demand To Top 28B Tons

    World demand for construction aggregates is forecast to expand 2.9% annually through 2013 to 28.7 billion metric tons.
  • Nssga Board Members Announced

    The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association recently elected its new board members. The board will begin its term at the upcoming Annual Convention, Feb. 14-17, 2010.
  • Nssga Board Members Announced

    The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association recently elected its new board members. The board will begin its term at the upcoming Annual Convention, Feb. 14-17, 2010.
  • ArtbaíS Sant To Chairman Safety Equipment Institute

    American Road & Transportation Builders Association Vice President of Safety & Education Brad Sant was elected chairman of the Virginia-based Safety Equipment Institute.<
  • ArtbaíS Sant To Chairman Safety Equipment Institute

    American Road & Transportation Builders Association Vice President of Safety & Education Brad Sant was elected chairman of the Virginia-based Safety Equipment Institute.<
  • ArtbaíS Sant To Chairman Safety Equipment Institute

    American Road & Transportation Builders Association Vice President of Safety & Education Brad Sant was elected chairman of the Virginia-based Safety Equipment Institute.<
  • Lakes Limestone Down 11% In Nov

    Shipments of limestone from U.S. and Canadian Great Lakes ports totaled 3.1 million net tons in November, a decrease of 11% compared with a year ago.
  • Lakes Limestone Down 11% In Nov

    Shipments of limestone from U.S. and Canadian Great Lakes ports totaled 3.1 million net tons in November, a decrease of 11% compared with a year ago.
  • Holcim Names New Managers

    Bill Bolsover will retire from his position as Holcim's area manager and member of the senior management at the end of March 2010. In 2006, he was appointed CEO of Aggregate Industries with activities in the United Kingdom and the United States.
  • Holcim Names New Managers

    Bill Bolsover will retire from his position as Holcim's area manager and member of the senior management at the end of March 2010. In 2006, he was appointed CEO of Aggregate Industries with activities in the United Kingdom and the United States.
  • Feds Put Up $32 Million For 100 Tribal Projects

    A new bus maintenance facility for the Navajo Nation in Arizona and a new transportation center for the Eastern Band of Cherokee in North Carolina are two of the transit projects on tribal lands that will share in $32 million in Public Transportation on Indian Reservations funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration.<
  • Faa Bill Extended

    The House of Representatives passed HR 4217 that extends current federal aviation programs and taxes through March 31, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials reported. The fuel and ticket taxes support the Airport and Airway Trust Fund.
  • Faa Bill Extended

    The House of Representatives passed HR 4217 that extends current federal aviation programs and taxes through March 31, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials reported. The fuel and ticket taxes support the Airport and Airway Trust Fund.
  • Study: Climate Initiatives WoníT Harm Economy

    Measures being proposed by the U.S. Climate Action Partnership to curb greenhouse gas emissions are unlikely to affect potential long-term economic growth in the United States
  • Study: Climate Initiatives WoníT Harm Economy

    Measures being proposed by the U.S. Climate Action Partnership to curb greenhouse gas emissions are unlikely to affect potential long-term economic growth in the United States
  • Study: Climate Initiatives WoníT Harm Economy

    Measures being proposed by the U.S. Climate Action Partnership to curb greenhouse gas emissions are unlikely to affect potential long-term economic growth in the United States
  • Vulcan Elects Directors

    Kathleen Wilson-Thompson and James T. Prokopanko were elected to Vulcan Materials Company’s board of directors.

    Wilson-Thompson is the senior vice president of global human resources for the Kellogg Company.

  • Vulcan Elects Directors

    Kathleen Wilson-Thompson and James T. Prokopanko were elected to Vulcan Materials Company’s board of directors.

    Wilson-Thompson is the senior vice president of global human resources for the Kellogg Company.

  • Former Aggregate Owner Gets 3 Years For Tax Fraud

    Micheal Fisher, a former co-owner of Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. Inc. based in Dickinson, N.D., was sentenced to 37 months in prison. Fisher was ordered to pay a $90,000 fine and to pay restitution of $308,069.
  • Former Aggregate Owner Gets 3 Years For Tax Fraud

    Micheal Fisher, a former co-owner of Fisher Sand & Gravel Co. Inc. based in Dickinson, N.D., was sentenced to 37 months in prison. Fisher was ordered to pay a $90,000 fine and to pay restitution of $308,069.
  • Obama Wants To Double Arra Infrastructure Spending

    President Obama recently outlined his plan to ease the nation’s unemployment. Part of that plan calls for pumping an additional $50 billion into infrastructure spending directed at roads and bridges.<
  • Obama Wants To Double Arra Infrastructure Spending

    President Obama recently outlined his plan to ease the nation’s unemployment. Part of that plan calls for pumping an additional $50 billion into infrastructure spending directed at roads and bridges.<
  • Growing Again

    Everyone, from the simplest head of family to the most noted head of industry, is trying to forecast how much money will be going out and how much money will be coming in during the approaching year. The economic footing for 2010 appears spongy, yet more solid than the quicksand that was 2009.
  • Growing Again

    Everyone, from the simplest head of family to the most noted head of industry, is trying to forecast how much money will be going out and how much money will be coming in during the approaching year. The economic footing for 2010 appears spongy, yet more solid than the quicksand that was 2009.
  • Aashto Responds To President'S Speech On Job Creation

    Statement by John Horsley, Executive Director, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
  • Highway Construction Market Expected To Grow

    Driven by record federal investment in surface transportation, increased spending through the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act, and continued decreasing material prices, the highway construction market is expected to grow eight percent in 2010, according to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s annual economic forecast.
  • Bauma 2010 Focuses On Emissions Rules

    A major theme among the innovations to be expected at Bauma 2010 in Munich is bringing experts together to search for solutions to Stage III B Directive 97/68/EC and Tier 4 US emissions legislation.
  • Department Of Labor Unveils ëOpen Governmentí Efforts

    Instep with Obama’s push to bring information to the public for increased accountability, the U.S. Department of Labor now is publishing additional safety and occupational statistics online.
  • Case Wheel Loader Brochure

    Case Construction Equipment has released a brochure describing its Case 921E and 1221E full-sized wheel loaders. The brochure is available at www.casece.com and through Case dealers.
  • Case Wheel Loader Brochure

    Case Construction Equipment has released a brochure describing its Case 921E and 1221E full-sized wheel loaders. The brochure is available at www.casece.com and through Case dealers.
  • Case Wheel Loader Brochure

    Case Construction Equipment has released a brochure describing its Case 921E and 1221E full-sized wheel loaders. The brochure is available at www.casece.com and through Case dealers.
  • Volvo'S L-Series Wheel Loaders

    Volvo's L45F and L50F wheel loaders feature Torque Parallel loader linkage, separate working hydraulic pumps for maximum power, 100% axle differential locks, the Volvo Care Cab and long service intervals.
  • Volvo'S L-Series Wheel Loaders

    Volvo's L45F and L50F wheel loaders feature Torque Parallel loader linkage, separate working hydraulic pumps for maximum power, 100% axle differential locks, the Volvo Care Cab and long service intervals.
  • Volvo'S L-Series Wheel Loaders

    Volvo's L45F and L50F wheel loaders feature Torque Parallel loader linkage, separate working hydraulic pumps for maximum power, 100% axle differential locks, the Volvo Care Cab and long service intervals.
  • Harsh Conditions In Cement Industry Will Persist

    Although recent economic news and activity may suggest a technical end to the recession, the conditions facing the construction industry are likely to remain weak for another year or more, causing a drag on cement consumption, according to the most recent economic forecast from the Portland Cement Association.<
  • Harsh Conditions In Cement Industry Will Persist

    Although recent economic news and activity may suggest a technical end to the recession, the conditions facing the construction industry are likely to remain weak for another year or more, causing a drag on cement consumption, according to the most recent economic forecast from the Portland Cement Association.<
  • Court Upholds Cement Patent

    The U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Ultimax Cement's rapid-hardening cement patents and held against accused patent infringers CTS Cement and its owner Edward K. Rice.
  • Court Upholds Cement Patent

    The U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Ultimax Cement's rapid-hardening cement patents and held against accused patent infringers CTS Cement and its owner Edward K. Rice.
  • Construction Coalition Backs Tax Incentive

    A coalition of 32 national organizations, including the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, representing the construction, manufacturing, aviation,
  • Construction Coalition Backs Tax Incentive

    A coalition of 32 national organizations, including the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, representing the construction, manufacturing, aviation,
  • Calcima Names Safety Award Winners

  • Calcima Names Safety Award Winners

  • Calcima Names Safety Award Winners

  • Construction Costs To Decline Further In Q4

    Turner Construction Company’s Fourth Quarter 2009 Turner Building Cost Index, which measures non-residential building construction costs in the United States, has decreased by 2.07% from the previous quarter. Construction costs have decreased by 12.62% since the beginning of the year
  • Construction Costs To Decline Further In Q4

    Turner Construction Company’s Fourth Quarter 2009 Turner Building Cost Index, which measures non-residential building construction costs in the United States, has decreased by 2.07% from the previous quarter. Construction costs have decreased by 12.62% since the beginning of the year
  • Transportation Leaders Petition Obama

    On the eve of his White House Forum on Jobs and Economic Growth, President Obama received a message from the Democratic leaders of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure that transportation projects create family-wage jobs and can create them quickly
  • Transportation Leaders Petition Obama

    On the eve of his White House Forum on Jobs and Economic Growth, President Obama received a message from the Democratic leaders of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure that transportation projects create family-wage jobs and can create them quickly
  • Global Growth To Resume In 2010

    Advanced economies’ share of world gross domestic product has fallen from two-thirds in 2000 to below 50% and will hit one-third by 2016, according to the inaugural
  • Global Growth To Resume In 2010

    Advanced economies’ share of world gross domestic product has fallen from two-thirds in 2000 to below 50% and will hit one-third by 2016, according to the inaugural
  • Aashto: $69B In Transportation Projects Ready To Go

    State transportation departments have identified 9,500 highway, bridge, transit, port, rail, and aviation projects worth more than $69 billion that, if funded, can be used to create hundreds of thousands of jobs across the country
  • Aashto: $69B In Transportation Projects Ready To Go

    State transportation departments have identified 9,500 highway, bridge, transit, port, rail, and aviation projects worth more than $69 billion that, if funded, can be used to create hundreds of thousands of jobs across the country
  • New Msha Head Promises Law And Order

    It is one of those jobs where it is impossible to please all of the people all of the time. When Clinton appointee Davitt McAteer headed the Mine Safety
  • Stay Uncomfortable With Risk When Mining

    In the performance of your work, you make decisions constantly. Although most seem minor, many could have a profound effect on your safety. For example,
  • Judge Interprets Definition Of Mining Operator

    In a pair of September 2009 decisions, two Administrative Law Judges of the Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commission interpreted how violations
  • Joe Mains Safety Agenda Shows Hopeful Signs

    As the new head of the Mine Safety and Health Administration, Joe Main outlined an ambitious agenda during a conference call with reporters Nov. 20. Although,
  • New Msha Head Promises Law And Order

    It is one of those jobs where it is impossible to please all of the people all of the time. When Clinton appointee Davitt McAteer headed the Mine Safety
  • Recent Innovations In Haul Trucks

    These mammoth pieces of equipment have been called beasts of burden. That is changing, however, as manufacturers are designing newer models for fuel efficiency
  • Top Aggregate Companies For 2009

    The following is a sample of the 2010 North American Aggregate Industry Directory, a comprehensive guide to aggregate-producing facilities. This section
  • Stay Uncomfortable With Risk When Mining

    In the performance of your work, you make decisions constantly. Although most seem minor, many could have a profound effect on your safety. For example,
  • Highway Bill Gets Dec. Extension

    Congress approved a continuing resolution to keep federal highway programs operating until Dec. 18. Congressional transportation leaders are assessing
  • Highway Bill Gets Dec. Extension

    Congress approved a continuing resolution to keep federal highway programs operating until Dec. 18. Congressional transportation leaders are assessing
  • Good Riddance Mr. Minderbinder, I Hope

    I hope that as we close the book on 2009 that we also are in the final chapter of our country's economic debacle. In the last few years, we've seen runaway
  • The Head Of Public Relations

    Who is in charge of public relations for your organization? The answer should be the CEO. What we typically call public relations is the CEO's primary
  • Judge Interprets Definition Of Mining Operator

    In a pair of September 2009 decisions, two Administrative Law Judges of the Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commission interpreted how violations
  • Joe Mains Safety Agenda Shows Hopeful Signs

    As the new head of the Mine Safety and Health Administration, Joe Main outlined an ambitious agenda during a conference call with reporters Nov. 20. Although,
  • New Msha Head Promises Law And Order

    It is one of those jobs where it is impossible to please all of the people all of the time. When Clinton appointee Davitt McAteer headed the Mine Safety
  • Top Aggregate Companies For 2009

    The following is a sample of the 2010 North American Aggregate Industry Directory, a comprehensive guide to aggregate-producing facilities. This section
  • Good Riddance Mr. Minderbinder, I Hope

    I hope that as we close the book on 2009 that we also are in the final chapter of our country's economic debacle. In the last few years, we've seen runaway
  • The Head Of Public Relations

    Who is in charge of public relations for your organization? The answer should be the CEO. What we typically call public relations is the CEO's primary
  • New Msha Head Promises Law And Order

    It is one of those jobs where it is impossible to please all of the people all of the time. When Clinton appointee Davitt McAteer headed the Mine Safety
  • Recent Innovations In Haul Trucks

    These mammoth pieces of equipment have been called beasts of burden. That is changing, however, as manufacturers are designing newer models for fuel efficiency
  • Top Aggregate Companies For 2009

    The following is a sample of the 2010 North American Aggregate Industry Directory, a comprehensive guide to aggregate-producing facilities. This section
  • Stay Uncomfortable With Risk When Mining

    In the performance of your work, you make decisions constantly. Although most seem minor, many could have a profound effect on your safety. For example,
  • Highway Bill Gets Dec. Extension

    Congress approved a continuing resolution to keep federal highway programs operating until Dec. 18. Congressional transportation leaders are assessing
  • Good Riddance Mr. Minderbinder, I Hope

    I hope that as we close the book on 2009 that we also are in the final chapter of our country's economic debacle. In the last few years, we've seen runaway
  • The Head Of Public Relations

    Who is in charge of public relations for your organization? The answer should be the CEO. What we typically call public relations is the CEO's primary
  • Judge Interprets Definition Of Mining Operator

    In a pair of September 2009 decisions, two Administrative Law Judges of the Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commission interpreted how violations
  • Joe Mains Safety Agenda Shows Hopeful Signs

    As the new head of the Mine Safety and Health Administration, Joe Main outlined an ambitious agenda during a conference call with reporters Nov. 20. Although,
  • Top Aggregate Companies For 2009

    The following is a sample of the 2010 North American Aggregate Industry Directory, a comprehensive guide to aggregate-producing facilities. This section
  • Good Riddance Mr. Minderbinder, I Hope

    I hope that as we close the book on 2009 that we also are in the final chapter of our country's economic debacle. In the last few years, we've seen runaway
  • The Head Of Public Relations

    Who is in charge of public relations for your organization? The answer should be the CEO. What we typically call public relations is the CEO's primary
  • Recent Innovations In Haul Trucks

    These mammoth pieces of equipment have been called beasts of burden. That is changing, however, as manufacturers are designing newer models for fuel efficiency
  • Recent Innovations In Haul Trucks

    These mammoth pieces of equipment have been called beasts of burden. That is changing, however, as manufacturers are designing newer models for fuel efficiency
  • Recent Innovations In Haul Trucks

    These mammoth pieces of equipment have been called beasts of burden. That is changing, however, as manufacturers are designing newer models for fuel efficiency
  • 2009 Infrastructure Spending And The Aggregates Industry

    The housing market is an essential element to a healthy economy. But perhaps of greater importance is a healthy system of infrastructure, which too long has been taken for granted by American taxpayers. Transportation investment has the power to encourage economic growth, restore employment and help streamline trade across the country.
  • Roller Wins Nssga Environmental Award

    Tom Roller of Boxley Materials Co., Roanoke, Va., has been selected to receive the 2008 National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's Environmental Leadership
  • Root Cause Analysis: Getting To The Heart Of The Matter

    For a number of years, MSHA has been performing what it calls a root cause analysis of the fatal accidents that the agency investigates. One's initial
  • A New Deal For The New Millennium?

    There definitely was something different about Nov. 4, 2008. Upon leaving our Penton Media office and walking toward Chicago's Union Station to catch
  • Liebherr, Deere Sign New Sourcing Pact

    Liebherr Construction Equipment Co. and John Deere have signed a long-term sourcing agreement for Deere branded 950 and 1050 crawler dozers, and the discontinuation
  • Liebherr, Deere Sign New Sourcing Pact

    Liebherr Construction Equipment Co. and John Deere have signed a long-term sourcing agreement for Deere branded 950 and 1050 crawler dozers, and the discontinuation
  • $71 Billion For Trans Funding Approved

    When asked at the ballot box Nov. 4 whether they would support increasing their tax burden to fund transportation improvements, a majority of U.S. voters
  • $71 Billion For Trans Funding Approved

    When asked at the ballot box Nov. 4 whether they would support increasing their tax burden to fund transportation improvements, a majority of U.S. voters
  • Transportation Policy An Urgent Issue For Obama

    As part of the transition to the Obama administration, the Government Accountability Office has highlighted what the agency considers the most urgent
  • Transportation Policy An Urgent Issue For Obama

    As part of the transition to the Obama administration, the Government Accountability Office has highlighted what the agency considers the most urgent
  • Roller Wins Nssga Environmental Award

    Tom Roller of Boxley Materials Co., Roanoke, Va., has been selected to receive the 2008 National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's Environmental Leadership
  • A New President, New Culture

    The historic election of Barack Obama on Nov. 4 is the beginning of a new era for American business. We grounded our great democratic experiment on the
  • December Reviews And Updates

    YEAR-TO-DATE Construction Contract Values Unadjusted Totals in Millions 10 Month 2008 10 Month 2007 % change Nonresidential Building $205,880 $205,055
  • December Reviews And Updates

    YEAR-TO-DATE Construction Contract Values Unadjusted Totals in Millions 10 Month 2008 10 Month 2007 % change Nonresidential Building $205,880 $205,055
  • Pattern Of Violations: No Basis For Expedited Hearing

    A coal operator's request for an expedited hearing on 21 significant and substantial (S&S) citations issued under Section 104(a) recently was rejected
  • One-Strike Rule Mars Msha Drug Proposal

    The unmistakable message conveyed by more than 200 written and oral comments to MSHA's substance abuse rulemaking docket is that the proposal cannot stand
  • One-Strike Rule Mars Msha Drug Proposal

    The unmistakable message conveyed by more than 200 written and oral comments to MSHA's substance abuse rulemaking docket is that the proposal cannot stand
  • Mccloskey Names New Indiana Distributor

    McCloskey International has named Celtic Equipment Inc. its distributor for the state of Indiana. Going into its sixth year of operation, Celtic Equipment
  • Mccloskey Names New Indiana Distributor

    McCloskey International has named Celtic Equipment Inc. its distributor for the state of Indiana. Going into its sixth year of operation, Celtic Equipment
  • Aem Annual Outlook Predicts Continued Business Downturn

    The construction equipment manufacturing industry expects continued business declines of 8.6% in the United States through year-end 2008, followed by
  • Aem Annual Outlook Predicts Continued Business Downturn

    The construction equipment manufacturing industry expects continued business declines of 8.6% in the United States through year-end 2008, followed by
  • Symposium To Focus On C&D Recycling

    The National Demolition Association has announced plans for an inaugural International Symposium on the State of C&D (Construction & Demolition) Recycling,
  • Symposium To Focus On C&D Recycling

    The National Demolition Association has announced plans for an inaugural International Symposium on the State of C&D (Construction & Demolition) Recycling,
  • Wellsville Expands Castings Production

    Wellsville Foundry, which produces wear castings for high-wear environments, has established a new business unit to better serve a growing customer base
  • Wellsville Expands Castings Production

    Wellsville Foundry, which produces wear castings for high-wear environments, has established a new business unit to better serve a growing customer base
  • December Announcements

    Please submit industry and company announcements to Rock Products' editor, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Mellott Co. appointed Rich Blake president. Blake
  • December Announcements

    Please submit industry and company announcements to Rock Products' editor, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Mellott Co. appointed Rich Blake president. Blake
  • Holcim To Close U.S. Manufacturing Sites

    Slowing construction activity has hit one of Europe's leading building materials companies, Holcim. As a consequence, Holcim is in the process of shedding
  • Holcim To Close U.S. Manufacturing Sites

    Slowing construction activity has hit one of Europe's leading building materials companies, Holcim. As a consequence, Holcim is in the process of shedding
  • Foreclosed Dreams

    The Great Depression followed a housing bubble that burst, shrinking the prices of homes. Largely responsible was Americans' love affair with easy credit.
  • Root Cause Analysis: Getting To The Heart Of The Matter

    For a number of years, MSHA has been performing what it calls a root cause analysis of the fatal accidents that the agency investigates. One's initial
  • Innovations: December

    EQUIPMENT TRACKING OEM Data Delivery has introduced a comprehensive telematics that tracks and manages heavy equipment. The OEM Data Delivery Telematics
  • Financial Crisis Hits Home

    During late September and early October, the United States was in the midst of its greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression. Congress approved
  • Tax Savings Bailout 2008

    Talk about last-minute tax law changes that will affect crushed stone, or sand and gravel operations and their owners. Congress recently passed (and the
  • Fuel Efficiency On The Rise

    It's understandable that aggregate producers are focusing more on a key, timely operating performance criterion for the heavy-duty beasts of the quarry:
  • A New Deal For The New Millennium?

    There definitely was something different about Nov. 4, 2008. Upon leaving our Penton Media office and walking toward Chicago's Union Station to catch
  • A New President, New Culture

    The historic election of Barack Obama on Nov. 4 is the beginning of a new era for American business. We grounded our great democratic experiment on the
  • Pattern Of Violations: No Basis For Expedited Hearing

    A coal operator's request for an expedited hearing on 21 significant and substantial (S&S) citations issued under Section 104(a) recently was rejected
  • Foreclosed Dreams

    The Great Depression followed a housing bubble that burst, shrinking the prices of homes. Largely responsible was Americans' love affair with easy credit.
  • Financial Crisis Hits Home

    During late September and early October, the United States was in the midst of its greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression. Congress approved
  • Tax Savings Bailout 2008

    Talk about last-minute tax law changes that will affect crushed stone, or sand and gravel operations and their owners. Congress recently passed (and the
  • A New Deal For The New Millennium?

    There definitely was something different about Nov. 4, 2008. Upon leaving our Penton Media office and walking toward Chicago's Union Station to catch
  • Liebherr, Deere Sign New Sourcing Pact

    Liebherr Construction Equipment Co. and John Deere have signed a long-term sourcing agreement for Deere branded 950 and 1050 crawler dozers, and the discontinuation
  • $71 Billion For Trans Funding Approved

    When asked at the ballot box Nov. 4 whether they would support increasing their tax burden to fund transportation improvements, a majority of U.S. voters
  • Transportation Policy An Urgent Issue For Obama

    As part of the transition to the Obama administration, the Government Accountability Office has highlighted what the agency considers the most urgent
  • Roller Wins Nssga Environmental Award

    Tom Roller of Boxley Materials Co., Roanoke, Va., has been selected to receive the 2008 National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's Environmental Leadership
  • A New President, New Culture

    The historic election of Barack Obama on Nov. 4 is the beginning of a new era for American business. We grounded our great democratic experiment on the
  • December Reviews And Updates

    YEAR-TO-DATE Construction Contract Values Unadjusted Totals in Millions 10 Month 2008 10 Month 2007 % change Nonresidential Building $205,880 $205,055
  • Pattern Of Violations: No Basis For Expedited Hearing

    A coal operator's request for an expedited hearing on 21 significant and substantial (S&S) citations issued under Section 104(a) recently was rejected
  • One-Strike Rule Mars Msha Drug Proposal

    The unmistakable message conveyed by more than 200 written and oral comments to MSHA's substance abuse rulemaking docket is that the proposal cannot stand
  • Mccloskey Names New Indiana Distributor

    McCloskey International has named Celtic Equipment Inc. its distributor for the state of Indiana. Going into its sixth year of operation, Celtic Equipment
  • Aem Annual Outlook Predicts Continued Business Downturn

    The construction equipment manufacturing industry expects continued business declines of 8.6% in the United States through year-end 2008, followed by
  • Symposium To Focus On C&D Recycling

    The National Demolition Association has announced plans for an inaugural International Symposium on the State of C&D (Construction & Demolition) Recycling,
  • Wellsville Expands Castings Production

    Wellsville Foundry, which produces wear castings for high-wear environments, has established a new business unit to better serve a growing customer base
  • December Announcements

    Please submit industry and company announcements to Rock Products' editor, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Mellott Co. appointed Rich Blake president. Blake
  • Holcim To Close U.S. Manufacturing Sites

    Slowing construction activity has hit one of Europe's leading building materials companies, Holcim. As a consequence, Holcim is in the process of shedding
  • Foreclosed Dreams

    The Great Depression followed a housing bubble that burst, shrinking the prices of homes. Largely responsible was Americans' love affair with easy credit.
  • Root Cause Analysis: Getting To The Heart Of The Matter

    For a number of years, MSHA has been performing what it calls a root cause analysis of the fatal accidents that the agency investigates. One's initial
  • Innovations: December

    EQUIPMENT TRACKING OEM Data Delivery has introduced a comprehensive telematics that tracks and manages heavy equipment. The OEM Data Delivery Telematics
  • Financial Crisis Hits Home

    During late September and early October, the United States was in the midst of its greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression. Congress approved
  • Tax Savings Bailout 2008

    Talk about last-minute tax law changes that will affect crushed stone, or sand and gravel operations and their owners. Congress recently passed (and the
  • Fuel Efficiency On The Rise

    It's understandable that aggregate producers are focusing more on a key, timely operating performance criterion for the heavy-duty beasts of the quarry:
  • A New Deal For The New Millennium?

    There definitely was something different about Nov. 4, 2008. Upon leaving our Penton Media office and walking toward Chicago's Union Station to catch
  • Foreclosed Dreams

    The Great Depression followed a housing bubble that burst, shrinking the prices of homes. Largely responsible was Americans' love affair with easy credit.
  • Financial Crisis Hits Home

    During late September and early October, the United States was in the midst of its greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression. Congress approved
  • Tax Savings Bailout 2008

    Talk about last-minute tax law changes that will affect crushed stone, or sand and gravel operations and their owners. Congress recently passed (and the
  • A New President, New Culture

    The historic election of Barack Obama on Nov. 4 is the beginning of a new era for American business. We grounded our great democratic experiment on the
  • Pattern Of Violations: No Basis For Expedited Hearing

    A coal operator's request for an expedited hearing on 21 significant and substantial (S&S) citations issued under Section 104(a) recently was rejected
  • Fuel Efficiency On The Rise

    It's understandable that aggregate producers are focusing more on a key, timely operating performance criterion for the heavy-duty beasts of the quarry:
  • Fuel Efficiency On The Rise

    It's understandable that aggregate producers are focusing more on a key, timely operating performance criterion for the heavy-duty beasts of the quarry:
  • Fuel Efficiency On The Rise

    It's understandable that aggregate producers are focusing more on a key, timely operating performance criterion for the heavy-duty beasts of the quarry:
  • Rockland Straight Edge Rock Bucket

    Rockland Manufacturing Co. says the HD-S Straight Edge and HD-V Spade Nose rock buckets are built for daily abuse. Constructed of high-strength, weight-saving alloy steel throughout, the rock buckets feature a sloped-bottom design that minimizes bottom and corner wear. Foundations run from the loader brackets to the cutting edge to increase bottom strength. In addition, replaceable skid shoes keep the bottom of the bucket off the quarry floor.
  • Rockland Straight Edge Rock Bucket

    Rockland Manufacturing Co. says the HD-S Straight Edge and HD-V Spade Nose rock buckets are built for daily abuse. Constructed of high-strength, weight-saving alloy steel throughout, the rock buckets feature a sloped-bottom design that minimizes bottom and corner wear. Foundations run from the loader brackets to the cutting edge to increase bottom strength. In addition, replaceable skid shoes keep the bottom of the bucket off the quarry floor.
  • Wheel Loaders Designed For Comfort

    The Caterpillar 980H medium wheel loader is pushing the 980G Series II to the side of the service road, as the company boasts improved operator comfort
  • Wheel Loaders Designed For Comfort

    The Caterpillar 980H medium wheel loader is pushing the 980G Series II to the side of the service road, as the company boasts improved operator comfort