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FEB 2018

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14 • ROCK products • February 2018 IN THE KNOW wanted, I have no doubt that had we not been at the table throughout the process the industry would be in a far worse position. "The tax reform process isn't over. The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act will need to be refined, and many important provisions are temporary. The administration will be issuing guidance on many aspects of the new law in the coming year. AED will remain engaged, but it's important that construction equipment dealers also continue to be involved. As this process has shown, there's too much at stake not to advocate for your company and your industry." U.S. Concrete Acquires Cherokee U.S. Concrete Inc. has acquired Junc- tion, Texas-based ready-mixed concrete producer Cherokee Bridge and Road Inc. Cherokee, which serves the coun- ties of Kimble and Menard through its three ready-mixed concrete plants, will become part of U.S. Concrete's Ingram Concrete LLC subsidiary. "This acquisition further demonstrates our disciplined approach to accretive capital deployment and enhances our West Texas strategic development ini- tiatives," said U.S. Concrete President, Chief Executive Offer and Vice Chair- man William J. Sandbrook. "I am happy to welcome Cherokee to the U.S. Con - crete family." U.S. Concrete serves the construction industry in several major markets in the United States through its two business segments: ready-mixed concrete and FAST FACT The company now has 165 standard ready-mixed con- crete plants, 17 volumetric ready-mixed concrete faciliƟes, and 18 producing aggregates faciliƟes. Visit us in BOOTH 1814 at 70 OPTIONS > 45% OPEN AREA If you need high open area to hit your production targets, we have more modular options than anyone else. Choose from polyurethane, rubber or our Metaldex TM welded wire product line. Combined with our industry-leading service, support and performance guarantee, that's why Polydeck is Your Trusted Screening Resource. Is Open Area The Key... To Your Screening Performance? 1790 Dewberry Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307 Phone: 1 (864) 579-4594 / Fax: 1 (864) 579-4173 March 6-8, Houston

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