Cemex U.S. Sales Flat in 2016

Cemex, S.A.B. de C.V. announced that, on a like-to-like basis for ongoing operations and adjusting for currency fluctuations, consolidated net sales increased by 4 percent during the fourth quarter of 2016 to $3.2 billion, and increased 4 percent for the full year 2016 to $13.4 billion versus the comparable periods in 2015.

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NSSGA Announces Gold Safety Awards

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced the recipients of this year’s Safety Excellence and Sterling Safety Awards.

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Top Global Innovators to Speak at ConExpo-Con/Agg

ConExpo-Con/Agg 2017, the largest international gathering in the Western Hemisphere for the construction industries, revealed an exciting line-up of featured speakers for its Tech Talks forum.

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MSHA Issues Close Call Accident Alert

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) issued the following close call accident alert.

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Census Bureau: Construction Spending Up 4.5 Percent in 2016

The U.S. Census Bureau announced construction-spending statistics for full year 2016, as well as December 2016. The value of construction in 2016 was $1,162.4 billion, 4.5 percent (±1.0 percent) above the $1,112.4 billion spent in 2015.

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