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2014-08-08 12:26:29

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) today announced the launch of its product calculator app for Android phone, tablet and other Android devices. The Vulcan Materials Product Calculator is a tool that allows users to estimate the construction materials needed for building and paving projects. The app is free and can be downloaded from the Google Play Store. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090710/CL44887LOGO The product...

2014-07-01 08:32:33

BEDFORD, Mass., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aggregate Industries US (AIUS), a Holcim Group Company, is pleased to announce that Guy Edwards has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. "Guy's industry experience and strategic vision are invaluable for his new role," said Filiberto Ruiz, president and CEO of Holcim (US) and Aggregate Industries US. "His knowledge and commitment to the success of AIUS made him an ideal candidate for this position, and we are very happy to have him on...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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