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Arcosa Sees Spike in Construction Materials Business

Arcosa Inc. reported that total revenues increased 15% to $498.5 million in the second quarter. Construction materials revenues increased 28% to $148.2 million in the second quarter, driven primarily by the acquisition of Cherry Industries. "In our legacy construction aggregates businesses, natural aggregates revenues were higher due to a robust increase in volume, partially offset by weakness in our plants serving oil and gas markets," the company stated.

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NSSGA Holds Virtual Young Leaders Meeting

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association held its annual Young Leaders (YL) Meeting in a virtual format this week. Nearly 40% of this year’s attendees were first-timers.

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U.S. Concrete Aggregate Products Revenue an All-Time High

U.S. Concrete Inc. reported results for the quarter ended June 30. Consolidated revenue was $322.7 million, versus $367.5 in the second quarter of 2019. However, operating income more than tripled from the prior-year second quarter to $21.6 million.

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MDU Resources Group Reports Record Earnings

MDU Resources Group Inc. reported second quarter earnings of $99.7 million, or 50 cents per share, a 61% increase over second quarter 2019 earnings of $61.8 million, or 31 cents per share. For the six months ended June 30, MDU Resources earned $124.8 million, or 62 cents per share, compared to $102.7 million, or 52 cents per share, in 2019.

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Vulcan Aggregates Sales Rise in Second Quarter

Vulcan Materials Co. announced results for the quarter ended June 30. Total revenues were $1.323 million versus $1.328 million in the second quarter of 2019. Year-to-date revenues were $2.372 million versus $2.324 million in the first six months of 2019.

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