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Investing in Infrastructure in Canada

RFTR-Canada-150March 10, 2015 – At least they are spending money up North! Quebec, Canada, will undertake a series of road-improvement projects over the next three years to the tune of $4.9 billion.

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JCB Steps Up

March 5, 2015 –
At a special media event in Savannah, Ga., JCB introduced a number of new products for the quarry and construction industries, including the new JCB 457 front-end loader (pictured, being introduced by Peter Gallagher).

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AGG1 Growing Fast!

AGG-1-2February 24, 2015 – Aggregates industry professionals who want to see the latest product innovations – and discover the latest industry best practices – are headed to the 2015 AGG1 exhibition in Baltimore, March 17-19. Show organizers tell me that:

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Diesel Fuel Payback

pump-150Feb. 10, 2015 – This little item appeared in Vulcan Materials' recently released fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 report: "Compared to last year, fourth quarter cost of revenues for the company benefitted approximately $7 million from lower diesel fuel costs, with most of this benefit realized in the aggregates segment."

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