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Young Leaders Annual Meeting on Tap for April

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) Young Leaders (YL) is a group of industry professionals 40 years old and younger. The group’s keystone event is the YL Annual Meeting, held each spring.

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Defending Rockhill

If you are the Rockhill Quarry in East Rockhill, Pa., you have to wonder what a business has to do to make a little stone around here.

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FIRST LOOK - JANUARY 2019

Cemex Hosts Quarry Quest 5k / NSSGA, NISA Create Industrial Sand Division / National Miners Day Celebrated

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Aggregates Production

Aggregates producers are moving full-steam ahead, with or without a new federal infrastructure bill. An estimated 658 million metric tons (Mt) of total construction aggregates was produced and shipped for consumption in the United States in the second quarter of 2018, an increase of 7 percent compared with that of the second quarter of 2017, according to Jason Willett, crushed stone commodity specialist. 

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Construction Outlook

Dodge Data & Analytics released its 2019 Dodge Construction Outlook, a mainstay in construction industry forecasting and business planning. The report predicts that total U.S. construction starts for 2019 will be $808 billion, staying essentially even with the $807 billion estimated for 2018.

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