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Elmhurst-Chicago Runs Hot & Cold

About two-and-a-half years ago, management at Illinois-based Elmhurst-Chicago Stone Co., deciding to move beyond its four fixed-location ready mixed operations

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2008 National Mixer Driver Championship

Bill Emerson, a 30-year veteran with the Irving Materials Inc. Greenfield, Ind., flagship, took first place and a $5,000 cash prize in the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association's Third Annual National Mixer Driver Championship

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Polyurethane Components Skirt Conveyor Hitches

Conveyor skirting is an important enough component to an aggregate or mining operation that it seems odd to find it is often a point of cost-cutting.

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Freightliner And Western Star Plates In, Sterling Out

Daimler Trucks North America will discontinue production of its Sterling brand medium and heavy-duty models and cease St. Thomas, Ontario, assembly operations in March 2009, focusing instead on Freightliner and Western Star vehicles from a South Carolina and two Mexico plants

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