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Safety Achievement in Illinois

January 20, 2014 – Congratulations goes out to the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers (IAAP). The association's  Safety Committee announced to everyone working in the aggregates industry in Illinois that they have achieved another fatality free year.

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Good Luck

 

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January 13, 2014 – Thomas Heath, a columnist for the Washington Post, just wrote a great piece about Luck Stone.

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World Domination

TheFreedoniaGroupIncJanuary 3, 2014 - Aggregates is poised to dominate. Through 2017, worldwide sales of construction aggregates are forecast to expand 5.8 percent per year to 53.2 billion metric tons. These and other trends are presented in World Construction Aggregates, a new study from The Freedonia Group Inc., a Cleveland-based industry market research firm.

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Your Opinion Counts!

Survey-Small1December 30, 2013 – As we end the year, Rock Products is very interested in getting your opinion about industry issues.

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Nonmetallic Index Up

usgsDecember 23, 2013 - The nonmetallic mineral products leading index increased 0.7 percent to 232.0 in November from a revised 230.5 in October. However, its 6-month smoothed growth rate remained at the revised 7.0 percent growth rate of October. The 6-month smoothed growth rate is a compound annual rate that measures the near-term trend.

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