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Construction Spending Tumbles in April; Highways Down

The U.S. Census Bureau announced that construction spending during April 2020 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,346.2 billion, 2.9% (±0.8%) below the revised March estimate of $1,386.6 billion. 

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Carmeuse Donates Tablets to Help Communities Communicate

Carmeuse operations have stepped up in local communities where they operate, helping seniors and those in hospitals communicate during the COVID-19 crisis.

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USGS: Aggregates Production Rises 3% in First Quarter

The estimated U.S. output of construction aggregates produced and shipped for consumption in the first quarter of 2020 was 464 million metric tons (Mt), an increase of 3% compared with that of the same period of 2019.

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Granite Publishes Sustainability Progress Report

Granite published its 2019 Sustainability Progress Report, which highlights the company’s advancement on environmental, social, governance and economic initiatives. 

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Athabasca Minerals Provides Business Update

Athabasca Minerals Inc. (AMI) announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31. Aggregate sales revenue totaled $489,000.

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