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Schweitzer Hired, Cwach Promoted at KPI-JCI

KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens announced that Melinda Schweitzer will take on the role of marketing manager, effective June 10.

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Aggregate Production Decreases In First Quarter

According to the USGS, the estimated U.S. output of construction aggregates produced and shipped for consumption in the first quarter of 2013 was 352 Mt, a decrease of 3 percent compared with that of the same period of 2012.

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Major Wire Names Kirby-Smith Machinery New Dealer

Montreal-based Major Wire Industries Limited named Kirby-Smith Machinery Inc. as its new authorized dealer for aggregate, asphalt and recycle operations in Eastern Kansas, Oklahoma and Northern Texas. The dealership offers all of Major Wire’s screen media solutions, including the advanced technology Flex-Mat 3 Self-Cleaning Screen Media in tensioned and modular versions and OptimumWire Woven Wire.

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Poll Finds Infrastructure Investment Core Function of Government

Many Americans are not sure how much money we personally pay every month to maintain and improve the roads, bridges and public transit we use. But 75 to 80 percent of us say having safe, efficient and well-maintained transportation infrastructure is at least, if not more, important to our personal livelihood and well-being than good cable, cell phone, internet, water, sewage and household electricity and natural gas services.

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Associated Supply Co. Acquires Hi-Way Equipment Co.

Lubbock, Texas-based Associated Supply Co. Inc. (ASCO) acquired Houston-based heavy equipment dealer Hi-Way Equipment Co. The deal solidifies ASCO’s position as one of the largest construction equipment dealers in the United States and immediately expands the company to eight new Case Construction Equipment locations throughout Texas.

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