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A drunk guy in New Jersey needed a ride home, so he borrowed a bulldozer, destroyed a park and hit a car in the process

A drunk guy in New Jersey needed a ride home, so he...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 21, 2014

A New Jersey man this weekend increased the number of incidents in the past few weeks involving drunk men operating ...

Construction workers across U.S. push through blast of Bering Bomb cold snap

Construction workers across U.S. push through blast of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 17, 2014

After the remnants of a Pacific typhoon sent arctic air across much of the United States last week, temperatures dipped ...

One contractor gives another work: Seattle officials suspect construction crew responsible for dumping concrete in sewer pipe

One contractor gives another work: Seattle officials...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2014

Even though it's something that happens fairly regularly—three or four times a year—footing the bill to repair sewer pipes used ...

Drunk guy arrested after taking wheel loader out for a spin in the middle of the night because he thought it was snowing

Drunk guy arrested after taking wheel loader out for a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 12, 2014

I'm not sure what's more disconcerting about this story, that this guy has access to a wheel loader in the ...

Bulldozer operator helps police bust thief after finding him hiding under machine while hauling it away

Bulldozer operator helps police bust thief after...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 07, 2014

Sean Welch almost got away with his crime scot-free. He just chose the wrong getaway vehicle. According to a report from The ...

Wheel loader operator drives his machine for coffee, bathroom breaks; residents of NY town not amused

Wheel loader operator drives his machine for coffee,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2014

A wheel loader operator's use of his machine to go on coffee and bathroom breaks has upset several residents in ...

Guy dresses up as construction worker for Halloween, robs NYC bank

Guy dresses up as construction worker for Halloween,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 03, 2014

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. But this is imitation the construction industry could do without. According to ...

VIDEO: Construction crew wrangles 11-foot python on Florida jobsite

VIDEO: Construction crew wrangles 11-foot python on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 30, 2014

We can all only hope that when confronted by a massive snake we handle the encounter as well as this ...

Construction worker stabs co-worker in altercation on Texas jobsite

Construction worker stabs co-worker in altercation on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 29, 2014

Two construction workers in Tyler, Texas got into an argument last week that escalated into a stabbing. According to a report ...

VIDEO: Workers caught on tape firing assault rifle inside Orlando building they were demolishing

VIDEO: Workers caught on tape firing assault rifle...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

Orlando Police are investigating a demolition contractor hired by the city after footage surfaced of workers firing an assault rifle ...

Excavator tumbles 60 feet from Georgia overpass, operator survives

Excavator tumbles 60 feet from Georgia overpass,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 27, 2014

A machine rollover is one of the scariest things an operator in the construction industry can face. In northwest Georgia ...

Construction workers in Iowa save kitten from a dumpster’s doom

Construction workers in Iowa save kitten from a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 17, 2014

While saving cats is typically the work of firefighters, a group of construction workers in Des Moines, Iowa, recently made ...

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