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Construction superintendent risks his life to stop wrong-way driver in Florida

Construction superintendent risks his life to stop...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2014

After seeing story after story about deaths resulting from accidents caused by people driving the wrong way down Florida Interstates ...

Construction worker helps police bust guy making meth in Florida park

Construction worker helps police bust guy making meth...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 28, 2014

Police in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, arrested a man earlier this week for trying to make meth in the bathroom ...

Sand breaks construction worker’s 60-foot fall from scaffolding in Florida

Sand breaks construction worker’s 60-foot fall...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 20, 2014

Florida is known for its white sandy beaches, and one construction worker will likely look at that sand with a ...

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 ...

Construction worker mauled by tiger loses thumb in Florida

Construction worker mauled by tiger loses thumb in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 08, 2014

Apparently there are some hazards in construction no toolbox talk can prepare you for. One construction worker learned this the hard ...

Texas construction firms are buying the majority of construction equipment for earthmoving right now and it’s not even close

Texas construction firms are buying the majority of...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Sep 08, 2014

At 645 buyers, Texas stomped No. 2 Florida (317 buyers) in the number of financed construction equipment buyers engaged in ...

Concrete beam collapse kills construction worker, injures 2 others at Ft. Lauderdale jobsite

Concrete beam collapse kills construction worker,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 23, 2014

A massive concrete beam collapsed at a jobsite in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Monday, killing one construction worker and injuring two ...

“Pain in the butt:” How 3 Florida contractors are dealing with the complications of Tier 4 (VIDEO)

“Pain in the butt:” How 3 Florida contractors are...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 16, 2014

The lack of enthusiasm about the federally-mandated Tier 4 Interim and Final fluid handling and maintenance requirements was front and ...

Wages for construction and other skilled trades are on the rise

Wages for construction and other skilled trades are on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2014

Wages for skilled tradesmen in the construction and mining as well as those in logging and manufacturing are on the ...

Utility construction crew unearths 2,000-year-old skeletal remains in South Florida (VIDEO)

Utility construction crew unearths 2,000-year-old...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 16, 2014

While digging the trench for a water line installation a few weeks ago in Davie, Florida, a utility crew discovered ...

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