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Announcements, August 2010

Please submit industry and company announcements to Rock Products' editor, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. J. Thomas Hill will become president of Vulcan Materials'

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Rock Products Readers' Poll

When will the housing market stabilize? Second half of 2010 10% First half of 2011 0% Second half of 2011 10% Sometime in 2012 60% Unsure 20% Visit

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Bp'S Pr Lessons

Public opinion is like the ocean. It surrounds us. We can swim in it and prosper, or we can fight it and drown. BP and its CEO Tony Hayward are drowning.

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Highway Donor States Now Extinct

With one exception, there are no donor states in the distribution of federal highway formula funds, a Government Accountability Office report found. A

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Grabbing A Rebound

The recession forced those in the aggregate industry to make some difficult decisions. As demand fell, many companies responded with massive layoffs;

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