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Dolese Delivers in the Fight Against Hunger

February is "Heart for the Hungry" month at the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and Dolese Bros. Co. announced the continuation of its partnership with the food bank.

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Cemex U.S. Sales Up 8 Percent in Fourth Quarter

Cemex announced that, on a like-to-like basis for the ongoing operations and adjusting for currency fluctuations, consolidated net sales increased by 4 percent during the fourth quarter of 2018 to $3.5 billion, and increased 6 percent for the full year 2018 to $14.4 billion versus the comparable periods in 2017. 

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Summit Materials Optimistic Despite Losses in 2018

Summit Materials Inc. announced that for the three months ended Dec. 29, 2018, the company reported net loss attributable to Summit Inc. of $19.2 million, compared to net income attributable to Summit Inc. of $43.0 million in the comparable prior-year period. 

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Dodge Momentum Index Recovers in January

The Dodge Momentum Index rose 4.7percent in Januaryto 157.7 (2000=100) from the revised December reading of 150.6. The Momentum Index, issued by Dodge Data & Analytics, is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building projects in planning, which have been shown to lead construction spending for nonresidential buildings by a full year.

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Texas Producers Visit State Legislators

More than 75 members of the Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association (TACA) met with Texas legislators about issues important to the aggregate, concrete, cement and other associated industries as part of the association’s Capitol Day, which took place Feb. 5.

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