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Graymont's Bedford Heritage Project Supports Quarry Operation

Dignitaries from the government of Canada, the government of Quebec, the regional municipality of Brome-Missisquoi (MRC), the town of Bedford, Bedford Township and Stanbridge Station joined Graymont representatives and employees to celebrate the official launch of the Bedford Heritage Project, an innovative initiative that will ensure the long-term operations of one of the largest employers in the region.

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H&K Group Contributes to Inclusive Playground at Pocono

On May 2, members of The H&K Group (H&K) attended the unveiling and dedication of the #POCONOMTNS Inclusive Playground project at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania, now the first motorsports facility in the world to be sensory inclusive. 

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Deere-Hitachi Host Trade Press at Kernersville Campus

On May 17, Deere-Hitachi Construction Machinery Corp. – the joint venture by John Deere and Hitachi Construction Machinery – welcomed members of the trade press to its Kernersville, N.C., campus for a tour of its manufacturing facility and demonstrations that included the new John Deere 345G LC reduced tail swing excavator. Rock Products Associate Editor Josephine Patterson was in attendance. 

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Spring Regulatory Agenda Reveals EPA, MSHA Priorities

According to the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA), the Trump administration recently released its Spring Regulatory Agenda, outlining the actions federal agencies intend to prioritize in the coming year.

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New Construction Starts in April Pull Back 13 Percent

The value of new construction starts in April fell 13 percent from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $674.3 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The decline follows the 11 percent gain reported for March, which was the highest level of construction starts over the preceding six months.

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