August 4, 2009
Aggregates Manager won several 2009 AZBEE Awards, which are presented by the American Society of Business Publication Editors for editorial excellence in several categories each year. The Midwest-South regional awards received included:
* Gold — Original Research category, Between a Rock and a Hard Place;
* Silver — Regular Column, Contributed category, Carved in Stone;
* Bronze — Original Research category, Forecast 2008; and
* Bronze — Special Section category, 2008 USGS Aggregates Industry Atlas.