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'Gold Rush' Star to Keynote Young Leaders Luncheon

GoldRush-150Dave Turin of Discovery Channel’s “Gold Rush” television series will be the keynote speaker at the Young Leaders Luncheon at NSSGA’s 2015 AGG1 Academy and Expo, March 17, 12:30 p.m., in Baltimore. Turin will discuss the importance of attracting and retaining talented young leaders for the aggregates and mining industries.

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NSSGA Names Environmental Leadership Award Winner

MattHinck-150Matthew Hinck, environmental manager, CalPortland Co., Glendora, Calif., has been selected to receive the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) 2014 Environmental Leadership Award. NSSGA’s Environmental Leadership Award recognizes an individual who has made exemplary contributions to the industry’s environmental responsiveness, is involved with NSSGA’s environmental programs and has direct day-to-day involvement with his company’s environmental affairs.

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Martin Marietta Takes Giant Leap Forward

Martin Marietta Materials Inc. reported its results for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2014. The company announced total fourth-quarter revenues of $856.3 million, aggregates revenues of $621 million and total 2014 revenues of $2,958 million.

 

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Vulcan Has Huge Fourth Quarter; Full Year

Vulcan Materials Co. announced results for the fourth quarter ending Dec. 31, 2014, and full-year 2014. Total fourth-quarter revenues increased $75 million, or 11 percent, to $755 million, while gross profit increased $52 million, or 45 percent, to $170 million. Aggregates freight-adjusted revenues increased $68 million, or 18 percent, to $455 million

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