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Scissor lift battery explodes, causes evacuation of Ohio police HQ

Scissor lift battery explodes, causes evacuation of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 25, 2013

What many thought could be a bomb or an attack on the downtown Columbus, Ohio police headquarters was found to ...

Construction worker punches bank robber into a jail cell

Construction worker punches bank robber into a jail...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 21, 2013

If it wasn't bad enough that alleged bank robber Frazer Piccolo was literally caught red-handed, his capture was assisted by ...

Minnesota’s Extreme Sandbox gives the public a chance to operate construction equipment

Minnesota’s Extreme Sandbox gives the public a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 20, 2013

An awesome, young company in Hastings, Minnesota is bringing the thrill of operating heavy machinery to the masses. Anyone who has ...

Construction of London railway uncovers a millennium’s worth of historical artifacts

Construction of London railway uncovers a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 20, 2013

The 73-mile, $23 billion Crossrail commuter line is Britain's largest construction project. Tunneling for the project's 13-mile underground rail is ...

Construction crews unearth 6,200-year-old wood carving in Wales

Construction crews unearth 6,200-year-old wood carving...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 13, 2013

“In archaeological circles, this is the is equivalent to winning the lottery." That was the reaction from Richard Scott Jones, an archaeologist ...

Lego sticker depicting construction worker’s catcall stirs controversy

Lego sticker depicting construction worker’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 03, 2013

Blogger, journalist and organizer Josh Stearns recently posted a photo to his blog of a sheet of Lego stickers that ...

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