Rock to Road

Astec celebrates 50 years by ringing the Nasdaq opening bell

August 4, 2022  By  Don Horne

To celebrate 50 years of designing and manufacturing heavy equipment used to build the infrastructure that connects the world, Astec Industries, Inc. announced company President and CEO Barry Ruffalo will ring the Nasdaq Stock Market opening bell on August 9 at 9:30 a.m. ET.

Ruffalo will be joined by members of Astec’s executive team to commemorate the anniversary.

“It’s an honour for me and the rest of my leadership team to have this opportunity to celebrate Astec’s 50th anniversary,” said Barry Ruffalo, Astec president and CEO. “The company was founded with a steadfast focus on customer service, innovation, and quality. That unwavering commitment remains core to our success and lives on through our OneASTEC business model. We have a long and proud history, and I’m excited and grateful to lead Astec into the future.”

From humble beginnings, Astec has become a global, billion-dollar manufacturer of equipment for asphalt road building, aggregate processing and concrete production. The company employs more than 4,000 people with sales and manufacturing operations located around the world.


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