CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) announces today that it will present at the Sidoti & Company's Seventeenth Annual Emerging Growth Institutional Investor Forum in New York, NY on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. W. Norman Smith, President and Chief Operating Officer and Stephen C. Anderson, Vice President of Administration and Director of Investor Relations will present at the conference. Astec Industries, Inc., ( www.astecindustries.com), is a manufacturer of specialized equipment for building and restoring the world's infrastructure. Astec's manufacturing operations are divided into four primary business segments: asphalt production equipment, mobile asphalt paving equipment, aggregate processing and mining equipment, and oil, gas and water drilling equipment. Additionally, the Other Group contains one subsidiary that manufactures equipment used for wood processing and recycling and one that is a company-owned dealership located in Australia. SOURCE Astec Industries, Inc.