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August 23, 2012

Quikrete, a manufacturer of packaged concrete products for the building and home improvement markets, has announced the six winners of the Quikrete “What America’s Made Of” sweepstakes. The winners, who entered the contest at DannyLipford.com, each received a copy of the "Quikrete Guide to Concrete" book and up to $599 in Quikrete products to help build a patio, BBQ fire pit, walkway or outdoor kitchen.

December 13, 2011

After a failed attempt at a merger, Martin Marietta Materials has launched a hostile $4.8 billion offer for its rival Vulcan Materials Co., according to the Wall Street Journal. The deal combines the two largest suppliers of construction aggregates -- one of the chief ingredients of concrete -- in the nation.

January 6, 2008

A return to normal weather patterns boosted product shipments and operating margins....

November 11, 2007

Adverse weather conditions, particularly in Texas, hurt earnings for the building materials company....

October 2, 2007

Middleburg, Pa.-based Architectural Precast had 2006 revenue of $14.3 million....

September 9, 2007

Quality Concrete, headquartered in Beaumont, Texas, will become part of Knife River Corp., the construction...