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Visionary partnership boosts quarry uptime

Visionary  partnership  boosts  quarry uptime

The Delta Companies Inc. (Delta) is a site development and highway contractor specializing in asphalt paving and road construction materials, including aggregates. Delta operates five quarries and a sand and gravel pit. One of those quarries is located in Cape Girardeau, MO, near the Mississippi River. The Delta SEMO Quarry in south east Missouri has […]

Getting to the bottom line: After the new tax law — depletion becomes top tax saver for pit owners

Getting to the bottom line: After the new tax law — depletion becomes top tax saver for pit owners

Like depreciation, depletion is an accounting item that is the allocation of costs associated with utilizing assets to generate revenue. Where the two differ is that unlike depreciation, which allots an expense associated with a physical asset such as equipment, depletion allots an expense associated with the extraction of natural resources. The process of mining […]