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Wirtgen Group Holds Technology Days Event in Music City

Wirtgen Group hosted more than 1,200 customers, dealers and members of the trade press, including Rock Products' Associate Editor Josephine Patterson, in Nashville for its Technology Days North America 2018.

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Trump Touts Infrastructure in Ohio

President Trump visited Richfield, Ohio, on March 29 to talk up his infrastructure investment plan, which currently seeks to invest $200 billion in new federal funds over a decade. He said that would spur $1.5 trillion in total project spending.

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Athabasca Lands Big Order

Athabasca Minerals Inc. announced that the corporation has been awarded a Cdn $1.6 million order for aggregates from a major oil sands entity. Aggregates will be provided from the corporation’s 100-percent-owned corporate stockpile site located near Conklin, Alberta, Canada. It is anticipated that deliveries will commence in April 2018.

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Vulcan Materials Acquires McCartney Construction

Effective March 10, 2018, Vulcan Materials Co., through its subsidiaries, has acquired all businesses of McCartney Construction, including several quarry operations.

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Spending Bill Includes Infrastructure Dollars

President Trump signed the $1.3 trillion-dollar federal spending bill keeping the federal government funded through the end of September. For the last several months, the government was operating on temporary measures. 

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