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U.S. Concrete Aggregates Volumes Increase in First Quarter

U.S. Concrete Inc. reported results for the quarter ended March 31, 2020. The company's first-quarter 2020 results compared to first-quarter 2019 include:

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Martin Marietta Reports Strong First Quarter

Martin Marietta Materials Inc. reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020. Total revenues were $958.2 million, versus $939 million in the first quarter of 2019.

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ARTBA Chairman Makes Case for Infrastructure with Trump Administration

American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Chairman Steve McGough called on the Trump administration and Congress to take immediate steps to stabilize state transportation programs and enact a multi-year plan that dramatically increases federal highway, bridge and public transportation investment.

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CEMEX Implements More Than 50 New Hygiene and Safety Protocols

CEMEX has implemented more than 50 new hygiene and safety protocols to minimize the risk of COVID-19 contagion in its cement, ready-mixed concrete and aggregates operations across the world. The company’s operations are in strict adherence to the authorities´ regulations, recognizing the importance of the construction industry in supporting the maintenance and service of essential infrastructure required to face the pandemic and contribute to the economy in the countries where the company is present.

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LafargeHolcim Achieves Resilient First-Quarter Results Amid COVID-19

LafargeHolcim had a strong start to the year as its first-quarter performance remained well ahead of last year’s results until mid-March, when the impact of COVID-19 spread beyond China into all business regions, the company reported. Nevertheless, first-quarter results remained resilient with net sales down 3.3% and Recurring EBIT down 2.6% compared to the prior-year period, both on a like-for-like basis.

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