CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) announces today that it will attend the 2013 BB&T Capital Markets Commercial & Industrial Conference in Coral Gables, Florida on Thursday, March 21, 2013. Richard J. Dorris, Group Vice President – Energy Group and Stephen C. Anderson, Vice President of Administration and Director of Investor Relations will attend the meeting. 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.