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Use of Recycled Asphalt Reaches New High

Asphalt pavements are the most consistently recycled material in the United States. Every day as part of maintenance and improvement projects, old asphalt pavement material is reclaimed from roads and parking lots and then put back to use in new pavements.

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HaulHub Announces Partnership with Command Alkon

HaulHub Technologies, the Boston technology firm modernizing the heavy construction industry with state-of-the-art, mobile- and web-based solutions, announced it is the first partner to join Command Alkon’s CONNEX Platform, a supplier collaboration platform that enables cross-company visibility into processes, systems and data.

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Great Lakes Ports Report Busy August

U.S. Great Lakes ports reported a busy August shipping construction materials, road salt, aluminum and wind energy components. Year-to-date (March 22 to August 31) cement and clinker volumes via the St. Lawrence Seaway have totaled 1.1.million metric tons, up 1% over the same period as last year. Year-to-date stone shipments via the St. Lawrence Seaway total 348,000 metric tons, up 10%.

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StonePoint Materials Acquires Standard Gravel

StonePoint Materials LLC has acquired Standard Gravel Co. LLC. Standard is a leading regional producer of sand and gravel serving eastern Louisiana and southern Mississippi from four active mine sites. 

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