Army Corps Suspends Nwp 21 In Appalachian Region

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has suspended the use of Nationwide Permit 21 (NWP 21) in the Appalachian region of six states. NWP 21 is used to authorize discharges of dredged or fill material into waters of the United States for surface coal mining activities

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Fred Weber Receives Safety Awards

Missouri’s Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, Division of Labor Standards, Mine and Cave Safety and Health Section and the Southeast Missouri Mine Safety Association presented Fred Weber, Inc., with six safety awards

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Lakes Limestone Trade Up 27% In May

The Lake Carriers' Association reports that limestone shipments on the Great Lakes totaled 3.6 million net tons in May, an increase of 47.6% compared with April, and an increase of 27.3% compared to a year ago

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Survey: Multifamily Housing Construction Improves

The multifamily housing market showed signs of moving back toward stability in the first quarter of 2010, according to the latest National Association of Homebuilder’s Multifamily Market Index

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Health Care Tax Credits For Small Businesses

Starting in April, millions of small businesses began to receive postcards from the Internal Revenue Service about the new small business health care tax credit

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