FIRST LOOK – NOVEMBER 2017

TOP NEWS Chaney Enterprises Now Offers Limestone Via Rail Chaney Enterprises announced it will now offer limestone to its customers transported by a new railway just completed at the company’s plant in Waldorf, Md. U.S. Concrete to Buy Polaris U.S. Concrete Inc. announced that it has entered into an arrangement agreement with Vancouver, Canada-based Polaris Materials Corp. pursuant to which…

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First Look – October 2017

TOP NEWS Western Rock Products Celebrates 50 Years of Service Western Rock Products is celebrating 50 years of construction service in southern and southwestern Utah and surrounding areas. CRH to Acquire Ash Grove Cement Ash Grove Cement Co. announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with CRH plc, under which CRH plc will acquire Ash Grove in…

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Vance Named President, CEO of Ash Grove Cement

Ash Grove Cement announced that J. Randall Vance, president and chief operating officer, has been promoted to president and chief executive officer. Charles Sunderland, chairman and chief executive officer and part of the fourth generation of Sunderland family members to lead the majority family-owned business, will remain chairman of the board. “Randy has demonstrated effective leadership for Ash Grove’s largest…

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Permitting – July 2014

Ash Grove Seeks Permit ModificationAsh Grove Cement Co. could increase production while cutting pollution under a preliminary decision by the state to modify its air quality permit, according to the Independent Record. The Montana Department of Environmental Quality is accepting public comment on its preliminary decision to grant Ash Grove a change to its existing permit. The modified permit includes…

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