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Linatex expanding Wisconsin, Tennessee facilities; adding new jobs

Mar 24, 2010

Linatex Corporation of America has announced that a major expansion  is currently underway at its manufacturing facilities in Tennessee and Wisconsin. "In light of substantial growth in our slurry hose manufacturing line, major expansion projects are currently underway at both the ...

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Florida concrete producer announces potential layoff

Mar 16, 2010

Jacksonville-based Gate Concrete Products Co., a producer of prestressed concrete products for use in bridges and building structures, today announced a potential layoff of between 20-115 workers in May, according to an Aggregate Research (ARI) report. Gate Construction Materials Group President ...

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Construction unemployment now at 27.1 percent

Mar 05, 2010

The construction unemployment rate jumped to 27.1 percent and construction employment dropped to a 14-year low as another 64,000 construction workers lost jobs in February, according to federal employment figures released today. The economy would have added jobs had it ...

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Marietta Marietta posts loss in Q4 2009 but ‘has navigated the most difficult time since the Great Depression’

Feb 25, 2010

Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. has announced results for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2009, and provided a preliminary outlook for 2010. According to the company, notable items in its fourth-quarter 2009 earnings statement were the following: For the quarter: Net ...

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Pragmatic Practices

Jun 01, 2009

by Therese Dunphy, Editor-in-Chief   We’re currently at the outset of the busiest time of the year for most aggregates producers. However, this year, indications are that many production facilities will operate at around 60 to 70 percent capacity. That means that ...

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