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Cummins Approves B20 For Some Engines

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announces the approval of B20 biodiesel blend for use with 19- to 78-liter high-horsepower engine platforms manufactured after January 1, 2008. This approval provides a significant expansion of Cummins engine compatibility with B20 usage, bringing the environmental benefits of using a 20 percent renewable fuel blend to high-horsepower applications in mining, oil and gas, rail, industrial and power generation markets.

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Grasan To Exhibit At Agg1

Grasan, of Mansfield, Ohio, will exhibit in booth 823 at the AGG1 Aggregates Forum and Expo in March 2009 at Orlando, Fl. The company will emphasize their capabilities and equipment for aggregate systems.

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Agg1 Offers Ceo Perspective

While at times it may seem like the aggregates industry is feeling stress unlike others, in fact, many industries are facing challenges, too. NSSGA is bringing together a distinguished panel of CEOs to share ideas for and insights into the business challenges in today's economy.

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2008 Nssga Stars Of Excellence

NSSGA has announced the winners of its National Stars of Excellence program for 2008. Member operations from Lafarge, Luck Stone Corporation and Vulcan Materials Company received top honors. The seven winners, along with all Gold Award recipients of the Excellence in Safety, Environment and Community Relations for 2008, will be recognized on March 9 during an awards ceremony at NSSGA's Annual Convention in Orlando, Fla.

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Agg1 Approaching, Registration Still Open

AGG1 will be held in Orlando on March 9 through 12 in conjunction with the NSSGA Annual Convention, and co-located with the World of Asphalt. An estimated 134 Exhibitors will cover 27,000 square feet, and 48 education sessions also will be available. It offers an excellent opportunity for networking among industry professionals.

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