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Hoosiers Hanging Tight

Robert Jones had logged 25 years with Rogers Group before moving to Indiana Mineral Aggregates Asscociation to replace long-time director Bruce Mason, who retired more than six years ago. Rock Products caught up with Jones in his Indianapolis office in April to talk about the state's aggregate industry and how it is surviving the recession.

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Peace-Keeping Mission

Marawood Sand & Gravel is a small Wisconsin company that has been in business for 28 years. Over that time, MS&G has watched environmental regulations

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Construction Spending

YEAR-TO-DATE Construction Contract ValuesUnadjusted Totals in Millions 5 Month 2009 5 Month 2008 % change Nonresidential Building $62,374 $109,670 -43

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Trimming Electric Motor Costs

Collectively, the aggregate-mining industry represents one of the largest purchasers of electric motors in the United States. In fact, most mines have

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Summer Fests

Despite this brutal economy, three aggregate mining equipment manufacturers recently held events to tout their products and services. Case, Caterpillar

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