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Shovel to the back of the head ends dispute between concrete workers started by muddy shoes
With the dangers of heavy equipment, falling materials and gunfire well documented on construction sites, the last thing workers need ...
Striking concrete workers halt work at 30 NYC construction sites
Concrete workers belonging to the New York City District Council of Carpenters have gone on strike, bringing work to a halt ...
Vandals pee in cabs of contractor’s equipment, ride a bike down newly-poured sidewalk in Michigan
A contractor in Michigan recently endured a rough week where thousands of dollars of vandalism was done to equipment and ...
Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near Chicago
Another construction worker was gunned down on the job and in broad daylight during a home renovation near Chicago June 19. According ...
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Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades buried beneath jobsite
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Man arrested after attacking neighbor’s home with a backhoe in New York
A New York man was arrested over the weekend after attempting to end a dispute with a neighbor by attacking ...
Drunk guy wanders onto jobsite, is subdued by workers after trying to operate a backhoe
As if workers don't have enough to worry about while trying to get their work done on a busy jobsite, ...
Burrito ends standoff between man perched in tower crane and police
A homeless man claiming he just wanted "to be heard," took up residence inside a tower crane Sunday night in ...
VIDEO: Bridge collapses beneath excavator, 2 workers, injuring one more on Pennsylvania repair project
No. 5 Video of 2015 « No. 6 No. 4 » Three workers caught in the epicenter of a bridge collapse ...
Nashville may soon require contractors to hire significantly more local workers on metro projects
An amendment that will be presented to Nashville voters in August is drawing the ire of some members of the ...
Contractor discovers drywall signed by his father 50 years ago while demoing a bathroom
Just in time for Father's Day comes a story out of Michigan where a contractor recently made unexpected contact with his ...
Worker shot after confronting 2 men drawing in wet concrete on Georgia school jobsite
A worker near Atlanta is lucky to be alive after being shot several times from point blank range by two ...
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Inside the 2017 F-250 King Ranch: Ford's Super Duty trucks get bigger and lighter
Caterpillar's new MH3295 material handler a marriage of 390F and 385C excavators
VIDEO: Cat D6 dozer rescued from watery pit by intricate 3-truck winch setup
VIDEO: Route 219 bridge demolished in 3 seconds over Cattaraugus Creek in New York
VIDEO: Hilarious look into the life of a construction newbie goes viral
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