crushed rock

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rock fragments and pebbles

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Housatonic would likely transport the crushed rock to points south within the state, according to Ken Faroni, O&G's director of planning and permits.
Fifth currently consists of a multitude of asphalt pavings totaling 6 to 8 inches on top of crushed rock or native soil, Bonham said.
Hanson produce aggregates - crushed rock, sand and gravel - as well as ready-mixed and precast concrete, asphalt and cement-related materials and a range of building products including concrete pipes, concrete pavers, tiles and clay bricks.
Long Yard Landscaping does not have its own quarry, but supplies bark, top soil, decorative rock, patio stones, crushed rock, washed rock, placement rocks and columns from local and out-of-state distributors.
The technique uses waste vegetable oil instead of bitumen as the "glue" to combine the crushed rock.
Other hams were buried in crushed rock salt, in wood ashes, and in oats.
The 770th worked 12 to 14 hours daily to supply crushed rock for construction projects.
It comes in two forms: Manmade crushed rock has sharp, irregular edges; nature-made river rock (also known as natural pebbles) is rounded.
When the companies were done mining, they failed to clean up after themselves, leaving behind blast pits and piles of radioactive railings, sand, and crushed rock.
Some [contractors] want to crush the concrete, remove the rebar and leave the crushed rock on the jobsite--this is a good tool for that.
Gritters - more often used to put down anti-icing material in freezing winters - have been out spraying crushed rock dust to carriageways in some parts of the country where tar is sticking to tyres.
They endure temperatures of up to 45C (115F) as they putt on 'greens' made from sand mixed with diesel and crushed rock.
Hanson Aggregates is a division of Hanson PLC, the world's largest producer of crushed rock, sand and gravel
Aggregate Industries makes crushed rock, asphalt, ready-made concrete and other building supplies.
Landscaping with crushed rock is popular in Las Vegas and many other cities in the southwestern United States.