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Eagle Materials Up; Aggregates Revenues Rise

Revenues from Concrete and Aggregates were $115.4 million for fiscal 2014, 108 percent higher than last year, reflecting the impact from recently acquired concrete and aggregates businesses in Kansas City. 

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Housing Market Inching Back to Normal

Of the approximately 350 metro markets nationwide, 56 returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity. Find out which markets are doing well. 

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Irving Materials Sponsors GeoFest

Irving Materials Sponsors GeoFestThe three-day event is dedicated to the discovery of rocks and minerals. It draws in thousands of school-aged children, teachers and parents. Find out what IMI did there.

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Stone Production Strong in First Quarter

The estimated U.S. output of construction aggregates produced and shipped for consumption in the first quarter of 2014 was 370 million metric tons (Mt), an increase of 7 percent compared with that of the same period of 2013, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. “The revised estimated annual output produced for consumption in 2013 was 2.03 billion metric tons (Gt), still a slight increase compared with the reported annual output for 2012,” said Construction Aggregates Commodity Specialist Jason Willett.

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