At least 25 coal miners were killed and 4 still missing in a West Virginia explosion that marked the worst US mine disaster since 1984....
In 2009, McLanahan Corp. purchased an existing urethane operation in Florida. The company primarily produced abrasion resistant mining components for the Southeast region of the ...
Kobelco Construction Machinery America announced its strategy to meet the Environmental Protection Agency’s Tier 4 interim emissions requirements that begin in 2011. Introduced ...
The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association today named Richard J. (Rick) Feltes, Lafarge, AC&A Division, Eastern U.S., Elburn, IL, as recipient of the 13th annual Barry K. Wendt ...
The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has promoted pervious concrete to federal officials in a series of nationwide public hearings aimed at reducing stormwater discharges from ...
An outside audit of Tacoma’s asphalt plant found the city recently saved at least $163,000 over 30 months by making and hauling its own paving material for small roadway projects ...

“Hitachi believes this is the simplest IT4 solution. And it continues to deliver the productivity, fuel efficiency and reliability that customers expect from Hitachi,” said Mark Wall,

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Cheryl Suzio, vice president for safety at York Hill Trap Rock Quarry Co., Meriden, CT, has been named NSSGA’s 2009 James M. Christie Safety and Health Professional. The James M. ...
Fisher Sand & Gravel Co., based out of Dickinson, ND, with operations throughout the western U.S., was recently recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s Mine Safety and ...
Under the plan, all newly produced larger machines (wheel loaders over 10 metric tons, articulated haulers, excavators ...
M&A is a game of chance that Ron DeFeo has played often and well.  Now, as the head of Terex Corp (TEX.N) finds himself in the middle of what may be his biggest bet yet...
“If you need new magnets, need to have your current magnets repaired, certified or completely rebuilt, Eriez has a solution for you,” says Dave Hansen, Eriez’ Customer Service ...
DPF Cleaning using FSX machine gets filters at least 9 percent cleaner...
Marking a significant next step in the aerial aftermarket business, Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), announced that 16 Terex Service Centers and more than 200 Terex Aerial Work ...
Vulcan Materials Co. announced that its Dolcito Quarry in Tarrant, AL, is the only facility nationwide to receive a Three Star Award, the highest possible recognition in the National ...
Aggregate industry leaders Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc. — Johnson Crushers International (KPI-JCI) and Astec Mobile Screens proudly reveal a new Web site....
JESCO, one of New Jersey’s leading construction equipment dealerships, is pleased to announce that they have expanded their territory coverage by acquiring the Nortrax Beacon, NY facility....
JCB and Volvo Construction Equipment have signed a deal under which they will co-operate on the design and manufacturing of skid steer loaders and compact tracked ...
Convergence Training, announces the release of its new line of Driver Safety videos and computer based training....
The first two days of the Carlson Software Mining/Machine Control Training/Seminars will concentrate on hands on training of the Carlson Geology, Surface Mining and Underground Mining ...
Vulcan Materials Co., the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates, announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec.31, 2009....
The American Shotcrete Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the Spring 2010 Committee Meetings in Chicago, IL.,March 20-22, 2009....
The 2010 co-located AGG1 Aggregates Forum & Expo and World of Asphalt Show & Conference andopened with tremendous enthusiasm and have already posted record-...
CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. announced today that, in solidarity with the Haitian people, the company is responding to this humanitarian emergency by collaborating in relief efforts with ...
CTS Cement Manufacturing Corp. — the largest manufacturer of specialty fast setting hydraulic cement and shrinkage compensating cement — has announced that Walter Hoyle has ...
Astec, Inc. (Astec) announces the appointment of Selim Beji as director of sales, Middle East and Africa effective... ...
Holcim U.S. chief executive officer Bernard Terver will gain additional responsibilities for sister business, Aggregate Industries U.S., following the March 2010 retirement of Bill ...
Each year, NSSGA recognizes one of its state counterparts for exemplary partnership service to the aggregates industry....
In mining, the smallest mistake could cost a miner his life. Nevertheless, MSHA records show U.S. mining health and safety track record has consistently improved in the past two ...
A former Lafarge sand and gravel quarry near Alrewas has been transformed into a wildlife haven as part of a major restoration project....
Aggregate Industries United Kingdom CEO Bill Bolsover will retire in March after 38 years in the construction materials business....
After more than 23 years with Lehigh Hanson and its preceding companies, Justin Williams will retire from the company effective March 31, 2010....
NSSGA announced the winners of its National Stars of Excellence program for 2009....
In June 2002, Ultimax Cement Manufacturing Co. sued CTS Cement Manufacturing Corp. in the United States Federal District Court for patent infringement and theft of trade secrets....
A team of students of the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program — a business intensive program that awards students with a four year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management — from...
According to Mr Bruno Lafont CEO and chairman of Lafarge, Lafarge is open to consolidation in India and the time frame for it is the next five years.
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The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) is saddened by the recent death of former ASSE executive director Judy Neel Murphy....
The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has selected speakers for the 2010 Concrete Sustainability Conference, scheduled for April 13-15 in Tempe, AZ. ...
The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) commemorated the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Federal Coal Mine Health and Safety Act of 1969...
Jenike & Johanson engineers will be presenting their popular powder and bulk solids handling courses for ASME/AIChE in Las Vegas, NV on March 15-17 and Houston, Texas on June 7-9....
The American Concrete Institute’s (ACI) Spring 2010 Convention will take place March 21-25, 2010 in Chicago, IL, at the Sheraton Chicago.
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