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MSHA Impact Inspections

MSHA-150Jan. 5, 2015 – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration announced that federal inspectors issued 199 citations and 19 orders during special impact inspections conducted at 10 coal mines and six metal and nonmetal mines in November.

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Blog-TREE-150Dec. 24, 2014 – On behalf of the staff of Rock Products, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, and all the best this Holiday Season.

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Your Response is Important to Us

BLOG-SURVEY-150.fwDec, 17, 2014 – The U.S. aggregates industry faces a challenging year in 2015. Aggregates producers are looking ahead with anticipation to improved market conditions, driven by the resurgence in residential housing and increased activity from state DOTs, however, many questions remain.

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New Kids in Town

Congress-150Dec. 16, 2014 – There are some new kids in town. It was announced that freshman GOP Sens. Shelley Moore Capito, W.Va., Mike Rounds, S.D., and Dan Sullivan, Alaska, will join the Environment and Public Works Committee, which has jurisdiction over the bulk of surface transportation reauthorization.

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Funding Bill Stays Status Quo on Transportation

Congress-150Dec. 12, 2014 – The House of Representatives narrowly passed a bill to fund the government through September, and the Senate is expected to pass one within days.

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