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MSHA Announces Grants for Mine Safety

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced the availability of up to $400,000 in funding through its Brookwood-Sago grant program to support education and training to help identify, avoid and prevent unsafe working conditions in and around the nation’s mines.

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Single-Family Housing Permits Decline

Over the first two months of 2019, the total number of single-family permits issued year-to-date (YTD) nationwide reached 116,189. On a year-over-year basis, this is a 6.2% decline over the February 2018 level of 123,871.

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bauma: Metso Launches Innovations for Aggregates and Mining

Metso is introducing a number of new, state-of-the-art solutions for the aggregate, construction and mining industries at bauma 2019. The launches include technologies and services that improve productivity and drive down costs.

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TACA Launches WeRTexas Campaign

The Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association (TACA) launched the WeRTexas campaign to build awareness of the aggregates, concrete, cement and other associated industries, with a spotlight on the employees who make it possible.

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bauma: BKT Features Earthmax Tires

BKT is focusing on Earthmax tires at bauma 2019. This BKT range of radial tires was specifically designed to achieve better ground load distribution for dump trucks, wheel loaders, dozers, graders and some multi-purpose vehicles. 

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