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Tractor Supply Co. earnings were up nearly 11 percent in the first quarter compared to the same period a year ago.
Warren Buffett , the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway , said on Wednesday the company's BNSF railroad unit probably will not need to expand its rail car purchases as a result of delays in the Keystone pipeline construction.
Buffett, the beverage maker's largest shareholder, called the plan "excessive" in an interview on CNBC after it was approved at the company's annual meeting.
According to C.C. Myers, the project is on schedule and crews could start pouring concrete as soon as Monday on eastbound lanes.
Today, HomeSphere Inc. announced that leading insulation manufacturer Johns Manville will join BRI, the residential construction industry's only digital lead-generation and customer loyalty platform, opening up new revenue opportunities for the brand.
On average, each day Americans throw out more than four pounds of garbage. Nearly half of that can be recycled.
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International is raising its profile as an international investor, establishing a venture-capital operation in Silicon Valley.
Yet across the industry, from Caterpillar and fellow mining-equipment maker Joy Global , concerns about the ability of customers to spend money on capital expenditures is weighing on growth estimates -- and not just this quarter, but for several quarters into the future in some cases.
If you've got personal documents that you're wanting to get rid of, but don't have a shredder, International Paper may have a solution for you.
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced today that it entered into an agreement to acquire Federal Network Systems , a subsidiary of Verizon Communications headquartered in Ashburn, Va.
Jim Laycock, who runs Tong Quarry, off Tong Lane, has applied to extend the 8.6 hectare site by almost four hectares.
Crews at Granite Construction are turning recycled material -- life roof shingles -- into asphalt.
Allentown has been named a Tree City USA for the 36th consecutive year by the non-profit Arbor Day Foundation.
Caterpillar Inc. cut the value of its CEO's pay package by 32 percent to $12 million in 2013, a year when the heavy machinery maker saw its profits fall by a third, according to an Associated Press analysis.
Houston-based Satterfield & Pontikes Construction Inc. will build the new Micro Center facility designed by Houston's Powers Brown Architecture.
The boards were donated by Trex in Winchester and the installation is being provided without cost by F&S Building Innovations in Roanoke.