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Cemex Pipe, Precast, Non-Sunbelt Assets Fit Oldcastle Like A Glove

Cemex confirmed on Sept. 17 that discussions are under way potentially leading to the sale of $3.5 billion to $4.5 billion in U.S. ready mixed, manufactured concrete, aggregate and cement production assets to CRH

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Mellott Heritage Division Joins Lafarge Mid-Atlantic

Lafarge NA closed earlier this month on the Heritage Division of H.B. Mellott Estate, a Warfordsburg, Pa., operator with three ready mixed plants and four quarries in western Maryland and southern Pennsylvania

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Quality Concrete Expands Knife River's Texas Horizon

MDU Resources has absorbed Beaumont, Texas-based Quality Concrete & Materials Co., Ltd., running 10 ready mixed plants, two material distribution yards and three pug mills throughout southeast and central Texas

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House Hearing Probes Structurally Deficient Bridges

With an eye toward immediate, bipartisan action on a funding plan potentially based on a temporary additional five-cent federal motor fuel tax, U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Jim Oberstar (D-MN) held a full committee hearing to consider testimony on structurally deficient bridges within the National Highway System (NHS)

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