New Data Illustrates A Quarry’s Positive Impact

Many people are unclear on the benefits of having an aggregates operation nearby. Quarries now have a resource to show the tangible benefits of their operations to share with community stakeholders and neighbors in the permitting process.

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Polaris, Cemex Cut Ties on Strategic Alliance Agreement

Polaris Materials Corp. announced that Polaris and its subsidiary Eagle Rock Aggregates Inc. (ERA) have provided notice of their election not to renew the strategic alliance agreement and related joint co-operation and development agreements with Cemex, Inc. 

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Trump Talks Transportation Permitting, Regulations, Bureaucracy

President Donald Trump visited U.S. Department of Transportation headquarters June 9 to talk about cutting project permitting times before an audience that included a number of chief executives of state DOTs.

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TCC Supports Bipartisan Effort to Address Highway Trust Fund

The Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) commended the 253 bipartisan members of the House of Representative who joined together to advocate for a long-term solution to the Highway Trust Fund’s structural revenue deficit. 

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Lehigh Hanson to Acquire Saunders Companies

Lehigh Hanson Inc. announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire all operating assets of the Saunders Companies. These assets include 13 fixed ready mixed concrete plants, two portable ready mixed concrete plants and nine aggregate operations. 

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