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Floor addition under construction collapses from top of mall in Minneapolis

Floor addition under construction collapses from top of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 08, 2014

The collapse of a third-floor addition under construction at a mall in Minneapolis to the sidewalk below resulted in no ...

State orders Google to move its mystery barge construction site from San Francisco Bay island

State orders Google to move its mystery barge...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 07, 2014

The mystery surrounding whatever it is Google is building atop a barge moored to an island in the middle of ...

The top 13 construction industry stories and posts of 2013

The top 13 construction industry stories and posts of...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 29, 2013

To say 2013 was a big year for us here at Equipment World would be an understatement. We've seen our online ...

Qatar World Cup construction could leave 4,000 workers dead

Qatar World Cup construction could leave 4,000 workers...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 27, 2013

The International Trade Union Confederation claims that construction underway to prepare Qatar for hosting the 2022 World Cup will leave ...

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 ...

Flash, bang: Explosion at NYC hotel caused by worker who opted for blowtorch over flashlight

Flash, bang: Explosion at NYC hotel caused by worker...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 22, 2013

In the scheme of safety fails, you could safely say this move wasn't too bright. Sources told CBS News that the ...

Construction crew digs up likely Civil War cannonball fired on Atlanta

Construction crew digs up likely Civil War cannonball...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 22, 2013

This year alone we've seen construction workers uncover a mysterious statue and a vampire grave. And now a crew in ...

Illinois sewer upgrades to create 9,700 construction jobs

Illinois sewer upgrades to create 9,700 construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 23, 2012

A recently launched $1 billion initiative to upgrade sewer lines, water mains and water treatment plants across Illinois will create ...

Atlanta debates whether new stadium will boost construction industry

Atlanta debates whether new stadium will boost...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 22, 2012

An interesting read from Sunday's Atlanta Journal Constitution details a debate going on in the city over whether or not ...

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