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Laying down cement

September 27, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Workers laid down cement cages at fifteen foot intervals prior to pouring the concrete on Minnesota 60 near the Nobles Street intersection. Continue Reading

Otsego cement plant destroyed by fire

April 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

OTSEGO, Minn. – Fire officials say a cement plant in Wright County is a total loss. Continue Reading

Taking a spill

April 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

A cement truck carrying a full load rolled onto its side Tuesday afternoon while attempting to make a left turn on Nobles 16 after traveling north on Minnesota 91. The Lismore Fire Department freed the driver from the cab, then spent hours washing out the truck with their fire hoses so it could be stood back up and removed from the scene. The driver was transported by ambulance to Sanford Medical Center with unknown injuries. Continue Reading

LETTER: Cement use adding to environment woes

October 16, 2011 in The Daily Republic

What’s a lime kiln and how does this relate to global warming? Continue Reading

Lot of cement

July 28, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Workers from McCuen Construction in Worthington smooth a section of recently poured cement Thursday afternoon as part of the 2,000 – square – yard lot project at Prairie Elementary. Continue Reading

Cement truck accident slows traffic on highway north of Willmar

August 18, 2010 in West Central Tribune

Soundbound U.S. Highway 71/23 north of Willmar was reduced to one lane of traffic for over one hour Wednesday morning after a Duininck Co. cement truck tipped into the ditch. Continue Reading

BP to start pumping cement into blown-out Gulf oil well

August 5, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW ORLEANS BP planned to start pumping cement into its blown-out oil well in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday, following up on a key development in the effort to kill the well when mud that was shoved in successfully held back the flow of crude. Continue Reading