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Guest Blog: Housing increases more than offset by falling federal spending

Guest Blog: Housing increases more than...

- May 09, 2013

Merger and acquisition activity remains slow, but steady, as the outlook for many construction markets remains flat and disappointing. Spending ...

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Guest Blog: FMSHRC redefines “flagrant violation”

Guest Blog: FMSHRC redefines “flagrant...

- May 06, 2013

In a precedential decision, the Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commission (FMSHRC) has reversed an Administrative Law Judge’s ruling ...

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Adding insult to injury

Adding insult to injury

- Apr 30, 2013

Although Granite Construction abandoned efforts to permit its proposed Liberty Quarry in Riverside County, California, two groups continue to keep ...

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Fighting back

Fighting back

- Apr 22, 2013

For years, State and Province News has been one of the most popular reads in our print edition. Because aggregates ...

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Calm communications during a crisis

Calm communications during a crisis

- Apr 16, 2013

Two bombs set off during the iconic Boston Marathon injured more than 100 people and killed three, including an 8-year-old ...

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Obama budget slashes safety investments

Obama budget slashes safety investments

- Apr 11, 2013

The FY2014 budget released by the Obama Administration on April 10 increases across-the-board spending by 2 percent, but cuts Mine ...

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Safety hits all-time high in 2012

Safety hits all-time high in 2012

- Apr 09, 2013

According to data released by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), 2012 had the lowest fatality rate in the ...

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Bluegrass takes over the Boulder Dash

Bluegrass takes over the Boulder Dash

- Apr 08, 2013

Hats off to Bluegrass Materials Company. In January, Bluegrass bought a quarry in Cumming, Georgia, from Lafarge, and is now ...

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Residential is up while infrastructure is status quo (at best)

Residential is up while infrastructure is...

- Apr 05, 2013

The first quarter of 2013 closed with slow, but steady, deal activity — the same pattern we’ve seen in recent ...

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Prevent equipment theft

Prevent equipment theft

- Apr 04, 2013

Lakeview Sand and Gravel, based in Cambridge, Ontario, was one of the more recent victims of theft at its operation. ...

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