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Aggregates production increases in second quarter

Sep 09, 2014

Aggregates production increases in second quarter

Aggregates production in the United States was up eight percent in the second quarter of 2014 compared to last year. During the first six months of 2014 an estimated 961 Mt of aggregates was produced, up seven percent from the ...

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Neighborhood upset by proposed quarry

Jul 23, 2014

Neighborhood upset by proposed quarry

A farm-heavy neighborhood in Clark County, Ky. is fighting a proposal that would rezone agricultural land and result in the development of a new quarry. In addition to the quarry, residents are worried the proposal would bring other unwanted industrial ...

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Learn about coal combustion products in the aggregates industry with this upcoming workshop

Jan 28, 2014

Learn about coal combustion products in the aggregates industry with this upcoming workshop

Learn how coal combustion products (CCP) can be used in the aggregates industry the during an upcoming workshop hosted by the Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) and the American Coal Ash Association (ACAA). The workshop, “Coal Combustion Products Utilization and ...

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Allen Co. rezoning request for limestone quarry receives no vote in Kentucky

Oct 11, 2013

Allen Co. rezoning request for limestone quarry receives no vote in Kentucky

A proposed limestone quarry in Clark County, Kentucky, won’t start work anytime soon. The Clark County Fiscal Court failed to approve on Wednesday a rezoning request that would have changed the proposed quarry property from agricultural use to heavy industrial, according ...

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Kentucky residents fight proposed limestone quarry

Aug 26, 2013

Kentucky residents fight proposed limestone quarry

Residents in Clark County, Kentucky, are fighting a proposed limestone quarry near their homes, according to a report from Lexington’s WTVQ. The Allen Company recently purchased 80 acres of farm land in the county and wants to build an open pit ...

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Drakes Creek Holding Company receives conditional permit for proposed limestone quarry in Kentucky

Aug 12, 2013

Drakes Creek Holding Company receives conditional permit for proposed limestone quarry in Kentucky

Drakes Creek Holding Company may soon begin mining for limestone at its proposed quarry site in Franklin, Kentucky, after receiving a conditional use permit last week, according to Bowling Green’s WBKO. Kentucky's Department for Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement's Division of ...

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Guest Blog: First Amendment Yields to Miners’ Rights under Section 105(c)

Jul 22, 2013

Guest Blog: First Amendment Yields to Miners’ Rights under Section 105(c)

A coal company’s attempt to sue a miner who has a pending Section 105(c) “whistleblower” claim has ended in defeat after MSHA filed a retaliation claim on the miner’s behalf and ALJ Feldman ordered the mine operator to cease and ...

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Road restrictions may stop quarry construction in Kentucky

May 20, 2013

Road restrictions may stop quarry construction in Kentucky

The Franklin City Commission in Kentucky on Monday unanimously adopted an ordinance restricting the type of vehicle traffic that can travel on Kenneth Utley Drive/Ditmore Ford Road, which may prevent Charles Deweese Construction from constructing a rock quarry nearby, Bowling ...

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Meade County Quarry proposes barge terminal on Ohio River in Kentucky

May 08, 2013

Meade County Quarry proposes barge terminal on Ohio River in Kentucky

Meade County Quarry LLC has requested the Army Corps of Engineers for a permit to install a large barge-fleeting terminal on the Ohio River in Meade County, Kentucky, CourierJournal.com reported. The request follows the company’s proposal to construct a quarry in ...

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Parsons hires Sam Elters as road, highway leader

Apr 13, 2012

Parsons hires Sam Elters as road, highway leader

Parsons has hired Sam Elters as regional transportation director in Arizona and Nevada. In this position, he will be responsible for all road and highway projects in this region, and he will serve as the lead for major pursuits, including public-private ...

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Major Wire selects new territory manager

Apr 13, 2012

Major Wire selects new territory manager

    Major Wire named Jerry Teague as its new territory manager for the south central United States and Puerto Rico. Teague will work directly with Major Wire authorized dealers and aggregate, mining, and recycle customers in Arkansas, southern Illinois, eastern Kansas, Louisiana, ...

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LiuGong, Cummins form strategic alliance

Apr 13, 2012

LiuGong Construction Machinery and Cummins have formed a strategic alliance that provides LiuGong dealers with the opportunity to become certified and authorized Cummins Service Providers. Cummins has been a long-time partner and supplier of engines for LiuGong products. Dan Collins, deputy ...

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