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U.S. Concrete Reports Record Aggregates Revenues

U.S. Concrete Inc. reported that for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2018, its consolidated revenue increased 14 percent to $404.3 million, an all-time quarterly high.

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MDU Resources Earns Record Construction Materials Revenue

MDU Resources Group Inc. reported third quarter earnings from continuing operations of $107.4 million, or 55 cents per share, compared to third quarter 2017 earnings from continuing operations of $89.6 million, or 46 cents per share. 

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Dodge Releases 2019 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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MSHA Reports Ninth Fatality of the Year

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reported that on Oct. 2, a 40-year-old miner with 20 years of experience was fatally injured when struck by stemming sand ejected from a borehole.

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