TITLE

NECESSITY DRIVES QUARRY OPERATIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Rybka, Richard
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Construction Bulletin;3/17/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 11, Special section p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on SCI Inc. and its field operations. The company is based in Ocala, Florida. The company has become a primary site work contractor in this region in five and one-half years. The company has more than 350 employees. Large-scale real estate developers are primary clients of the company. Currently two lime rock quarries, two asphalt plants, a ready-mix concrete plant, a concrete block plant, fleets of dump trucks and concrete trucks, and two asphalt milling machines are owned and operated by the company.
ACCESSION #
25389920

 

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