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Argos USA adds 40 CNG-powered mixers to Texas fleet

Sources: McNeilus Companies Inc., Dodge Center, Minn.; Argos USA, Houston

McNeilus Cos. will begin delivering compressed natural gas-powered mixer trucks this spring to the Houston and Dallas-Ft. Worth operations of Argos USA, which is preparing for the diesel alternative by equipping plants with compressor and fueling infrastructure.

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NPCA Precast Concrete Industry Benchmarking Survey deadline nears

Source: National Precast Concrete Association, Carmel, Ind.

Member producers participating in the 2014 NPCA Benchmarking Survey—the industry’s most comprehensive study of financial data, sales mix, salaries and benefits—will receive copies of the finished, 100-plus compilation later this year, along with a Company Performance Report to compare against peer operator metrics.

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Energy reduction track record nets Mack Trucks EPA Climate Leader Award

Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The EPA Center for Corporate Climate Leadership named the third annual Climate Leadership Award winners at a conference in San Diego late last month, honoring 15 organizations and two individuals in the public and private sectors for carbon pollution reduction efforts.

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