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Eagle Materials Confirms Ash Grove's Minority Stake

In a recent Securities & Exchange Commission filing, Eagle Materials detailed a series of July and August trades through which Overland Park, Kan.-based Ash Grove Cement Co. acquired nearly 2.2 million shares of Eagle common stock

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Research, Performance Data Validate Increased Use Of Fly Ash

Findings from a two-year research project, "New Technology-Based Approach to Advance Higher Volume Fly Ash Concrete with Acceptable Performance," provide concrete practitioners new testing data to justify increasing portland cement substitution in many mix designs

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A Candidate We Can Approve Of

It might not be evident in the race for the White House, but Illinois has at least one nonincumbent in this fall's election who is the real deal. Martin

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Admixture Prices Rise

Citing exceptional increases in raw material, transportation and energy costs, Cleveland-based BASF Admixture Systems will increase prices up to 25 percent

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