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Here’s to the Young Leaders

YLlogo sqAug. 7, 2020 – You have to give the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) Young Leaders group credit. They didn’t let COVID-19 stop them from holding their 2020 annual meeting. 

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Vulcan Looks Ahead

RR050219 VulcanLogoAug. 4, 2020 – Vulcan Materials released its second-quarter report and aggregates sales were up. Regarding the company's outlook, Tom Hill, chairman and chief executive officer stated, "Although the economic environment is showing signs of improvement, the pandemic's effect on demand and the broader economy remains unclear."

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AGC Talks Recovery, Infrastructure

RR073120 AGCJuly 31, 2020 – The Associated General Contractors of America likes coronavirus recovery measures recently announced in Congress, but makes a good point: infrastructure spending is the economic recovery the workforce needs right now. Association officials noted that new coronavirus recovery measures include provisions that can help construction firms rebuild their payrolls. 

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Martin Marietta's Second Quarter

RR043019 MartinMariettalogoJuly 28, 2020 – Martin Marietta reported a decrease in aggregates shipments in the second quarter, although company gross profit hit record amounts. But what about the company's other segments?

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Big News from Summit

SummitLogoJuly 22, 2020 – With the economic impact of COVID-19 taking its toll nationwide, many people wondered what the publicly traded aggregates companies would report for the second quarter. We have the first report, from Summit Materials, and it is a good one. 

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