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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook 1990
Year 1990, Volume 2 (1990)

Harrison, Donald K.; Sinnott, Joseph A.
Massachusetts,   pp. [246]-252 ff. PDF (758.9 KB)


Page 250

 
TABLE 2 
MASSACHUSETTS: CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL SOLD OR USED iN 1990, BY MAJOR
USE 
CATEGORY 
 Quantity                       Value ValueUse (thousand                
    (thousands) per ton short tons) 
Concrete aggregates (including concrete sand)   3,484 $18,404 $5.28Plaster
and gunite sands   72 633 8.79Concrete products (blocks, bricks, pipe, decorative,
etc.)   205 1,842 8.99Asphaltic concrete aggregates and other bituminous
mixtures  ~ 889 4,283 4.82Road base and coverings'   1,345 3,814 2.84Fill
  1,164 3,308 2.84Snow and ice control   322 1,483 4.61Railroad ballast 
 W W 5.83Other~   868 4,067 4.69Unspecified:'Actual ~—  . 576 2,369
4.11 Estimated   3,848 11,262 2.93  Total4 or average   12,774 51 ,466 4.03
w Withiwid to avoid disclosing company proprietary data; included with ~Ottor.'
' Includes road and other stabilization (eceant). 
rooting granules and filtration. 
' Includes production reported without a breakdown by end use stat estimates
for nonrespondents. 
' Data may not add to totals shown because of independent rounding. 
TABLE 3 
MASSACHUSETTS: SAND AND GRAVEL SOLD OR USED BY PRODUCERS IN 1990, BY DISTRICT
AND USE 
tftousand short tons and thousand dollars) 
District I District 2 District 3 
Quantity Value Quantity Value Quantity Value 
Concrete aggregates (including concrete sand) 764 $3,708 552 $2,863 2,168
$11,833Plaster and gunite sands — — W W W WConcrete products
(blocks, bricks, etc.) W W — — W WAsphaltic concrete
aggregates
and other 
bituminous mixtures W W W W 657 3,423Road base and coverings' 129 709 936
1 ,539 280 1,566Fill 155 406 360 1,334 649 1,569Snow and ice control 38 191
1 16 414 168 879Railroad ballast — — W W —
—Other
miscellaneous2 396 954 122 896 859 5,552Unspecified :~ 270 539 25 150 281
1,680 788 1,594 263 855 2,797 8,813 2,540 8,100 2,374 8,051 7,859 35,315.00
250  MASSACHUSETFS—1~ 
Actual Estimated 
Total4 
W~iihb~ld ~ avoid disclosing company proprietary data; included with ~Odvr
miscellaceous. ' Includes road and other stabilization (meant). 
2~j~J~ ear,~ granules and filtration. 
' Includes production reported without a breakdown by end use are! estimates
for nonrespondents. 4Data may not add to totals shown became of independent
rounding. 


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