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Vulcan in bidding war with USC

Vulcan in bidding war with USC

- Aug 20, 2014

Vulcan Materials has found itself in a bidding war with the University of South Carolina over over nearly 300 acres ...

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PHOTOS: Osama bin Laden’s family buys famous marble quarry

PHOTOS: Osama bin Laden’s family buys...

- Aug 18, 2014

  Marble used in everything from Pantheon to Peace Monument Osama bin Laden's family is now the largest shareholder in Marmi Carrara, ...

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Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

- Aug 15, 2014

t felt like an eternity went by before Congress passed a bill to fund the Highway Trust Fund through May ...

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Four workers survive getting buried alive at sand and gravel plant

Four workers survive getting buried alive at...

- Aug 14, 2014

Four New Yorkers are very lucky to be alive today after almost getting buried alive at a sand and gravel ...

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Spring Mill Mine to become grassland habitat

Spring Mill Mine to become grassland habitat

- Aug 14, 2014

The state of Michigan is planning to turn a large portion of Spring Mill Mine into a grasslands habitat that would ...

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Federal judge forces MSHA inspection

Federal judge forces MSHA inspection

- Aug 13, 2014

A North Dakota sand and gravel mine is being forced by a federal judge to allow MSHA (Mine Safety and ...

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Wingra not allowed to mine beneath burial mounds

Wingra not allowed to mine beneath burial...

- Aug 12, 2014

A Wisconsin judge has rejected a request by Wingra Redi-Mix to mine for sand and gravel beneath Native American burial mounds. The ...

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5 easy ways to beat the heat at a construction site

5 easy ways to beat the heat at a...

- Aug 11, 2014

Outdoor construction sites rarely see ideal temperatures, especially during the dog days of summer. Workers may spend hours under the ...

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Ag industry takes on EPA’s Waters of the U.S. proposed rule (VIDEO)

Ag industry takes on EPA’s Waters of the...

- Aug 11, 2014

The aggregates industry has a formidable presence in Washington, but when it comes to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed ...

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The 6 signs of a bad construction boss

The 6 signs of a bad construction boss

- Aug 08, 2014

Managing employees can be one of the toughest jobs to face when running a company. Too often, contractors build their ...

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