Survey Body

1 What is your job title?
2 What is your company's annual production capacity?
3 What is your primary product?
4 In how many states do you operate?
5 In which geographic region(s) do you operate?
Northeast
Southeast
Midwest
Plains
Northwest
Southwest
Nationally
Canada
Mexico
Other:
6 What percentage of your product is currently used for each of the following markets compared to five years ago?
  0-10% 11-20% 21-30% 31-40% 41-50% 51-60% 61-70% 71-80% 81-90% 91-100%
Highway
0-10%
11-20%
21-30%
31-40%
41-50%
51-60%
61-70%
71-80%
81-90%
91-100%
Commercial
0-10%
11-20%
21-30%
31-40%
41-50%
51-60%
61-70%
71-80%
81-90%
91-100%
Residential
0-10%
11-20%
21-30%
31-40%
41-50%
51-60%
61-70%
71-80%
81-90%
91-100%
Public Works
0-10%
11-20%
21-30%
31-40%
41-50%
51-60%
61-70%
71-80%
81-90%
91-100%
7 Do you have adequate reserves for future production?
8 What limits your company's access to reserves? 
Permitting
NIMBY Groups
Access to Materials
Limited quality of materials
Other:
9 What is the most pressing issue to the industry and your operations?
National economy
Construction economy
Transportation Funding
Trump Transportation Program Delays
Energy costs
Equipment capitalization
Credit
Labor
Environmental regulations
Insurance
Transportation
Permitting
Safety regulations (MSHA)
Liability costs (legal)
Healthcare
Other:
10 What is your company's capital expenditure budget for 2017?
11 For 2017, did capital expenditures:
12 How does your company plan to spend the money? 
New equipment
Equipment upgrades
Mine development
Exploration
Permitting and bonding
Used equipment
New mine start up
Plant additions
Technology upgrades
Reclaim systems
New plant construction
Quality control
Other:
13 For 2018, what percent of capital expenditure do you expect for each catagory to account for?
100 %
0 %
14 Do you plan to purchase any of the following equipment or suppliers within the next 12 months?
Oil and lubes
Replacement parts
Tires
Maintenance equipment
Environment/Safety supplies
Pick-up / Utility Vehicles
Drilling and blasting suppliers / Services
Excavators / loaders/dredges
Haul trucks
Material handling / Conveying Equipment
Screening and sizing equipment
Crushers
Portable crushing / screening plants
Breakers
Washing and classifying equipment
Scales
Motors
Pumps
Automation products
Energy management
Frac Sand equipment
Drones
Other:
15 Going into 2018, how would you describe the attitude in the aggregates industry compared with 2017?
16 For 2017, how will total aggregates production compare to 2016?
17 At what percent of your total capacity do you expect your company will operate in 2018?
18 Do you belong to any state or national aggregates association?
19 What will impact the US aggregates industry the most in the near future and how should it prepare?

20 What areas/topics would you like Rock Products to cover in the future?