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Double-Digit Inflation Pervades Construction

“Surging prices for diesel fuel, asphalt, steel and other materials are clobbering construction budgets," notes AGC Chief Economist Ken Simonson, responding to June Producer Price Index figures the Bureau of Labor Statistics released in mid-July

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New York Producers, Teamsters Locals Settle Strikes

More than 500 New York City and Albany, N.Y., mixer truck drivers returned to work between July 10-14 after strikes that began July 1, a day after contracts expired

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U.S. Concrete Expands Ingram Platform

U.S. Concrete has announced acquisition of nine ready-mixed concrete plants--including real property, rolling stock, and working capital--in its west Texas market

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