USLM Acquires Carthage Crushed Limestone

United States Lime & Minerals Inc (USLM) of Dallas, TX has reported a second quarter net income of US$6.1 million on revenues of US$37.6 million compared with US$6.0 million on revenues of US$39.0 million in the corresponding period of 2019. Revenues from the company’s lime and limestone operations were mainly responsible for the decrease in...

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Vulcan: Uncertainty Weighs on Construction Market

Vulcan Materials Co of Birmingham, AL has reported that in the second quarter of 2020 its Aggregates segment revenues increased from US$1.06 billion in the second quarter of 2019 to US$1.07 billion with higher selling prices offsetting a slight dip in shipments. Aggregate shipments decreased from 57.3 million tons to 56.2 million tons and the...

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Lhoist Pushes Ahead with Kiln Additions in Texas

Lhoist North America (LNA) of Fort Worth, TX has announced the receipt of an additional permit approval from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality for construction of a new energy efficient natural gas-fired vertical lime kiln at its New Braunfels, TX facility. The approval paves the way for the company to begin construction at the...

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Martin Marietta Ready to Weather Uncertainty

Martin Marietta Materials Inc of Raleigh, NC reports that its Building Materials business, including aggregates, cement, ready-mix concrete, and paving product lines, generated net sales of US$831.1 million in the first quarter of 2020 compared with US$809.1 million in the same period of 2019. First quarter aggregates shipments and pricing improved 2.3% and 2.7%, respectively,...

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Rogue Buys Second Ontario Limestone Quarry

Rogue Resources Inc of Toronto, ON has announced the acquisition of the Spartan quarry east of Orillia, ON. This is the company’s second acquisition in the Ontario limestone business following its purchase of the Speiran quarry east of Orillia last year. Rogue plans to build a predictable and profitable business supplying dimensional limestone into the...

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