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Google Earth image of East Coast Asphalt, Waycross, Georgia.

Worker killed while welding silo at Georgia asphalt...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 10, 2015

Concepcion Zacatenco Hernandez Jr., 35, was crushed by two “clam shell doors” while welding on a silo at East Coast ...

Worker crushed and killed by falling slab inside Jacksonville work zone

Worker crushed and killed by falling slab inside...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 18, 2015

A worker was killed last week inside a Jacksonville highway jobsite when a concrete slab suddenly fell on top of him. According ...

University of Florida pitchers arrested for climbing crane on campus jobsite

University of Florida pitchers arrested for climbing...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 14, 2015

We get the appeal of operating cranes. We do. The views some jobs offer are unparalleled by any other profession ...

Worker killed in fall on Florida jobsite

Worker killed in fall on Florida jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 07, 2015

A construction worker on a jobsite for an assisted living facility being built in Florida was killed in a fall ...

USDOT awards $194 million infrastructure loan for part of Orlando’s Wekiva Parkway

USDOT awards $194 million infrastructure loan for part...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 30, 2015

A project that will help complete a beltway around metro Orlando’s northwest side is getting $194 million loan through the Transportation ...

Whether changing light bulbs or building timber bridges, agile diversification has been key to this Florida contractor’s success

Whether changing light bulbs or building timber...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 11, 2015

You could say that as Don Facciobene climbed to a height of around 200 feet in the air just to ...

Workers discover woman’s body on Florida jobsite

Workers discover woman’s body on Florida jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 24, 2015

Early Friday morning on a jobsite in Satellite Beach, Florida, construction workers found the body of a young woman. According to a ...

Florida contractor donates 1 roof for every 10 it sells

Florida contractor donates 1 roof for every 10 it sells

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 24, 2015

At TB Roofing & Construction, the belief is, "the real point in life," is giving back to the community. That's what the ...

Ground broken on Florida’s I-4 Ultimate project

Ground broken on Florida’s I-4 Ultimate project

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 20, 2015

Florida Gov. Rick Scott officially kicked off the metropolitan Orlando Interstate 4 improvement project at a groundbreaking ceremony Feb. 17 in ...

Florida DOT begins service patrols in preparation for I-4 “Ultimate” improvement project

Florida DOT begins service patrols in preparation for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 12, 2015

The Florida Department of Transportation has launched service vehicle patrols on the Interstate 4 corridor in Orlando to “assist with maintenance ...

Feds to crack down on widespread construction tax evasion scheme in Florida

Feds to crack down on widespread construction tax...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2015

The federal government has announced a partnership with Florida state officials to begin cracking down on the widespread use of ...

Texas tops list of most U.S. traffic deaths in construction work zones

Texas tops list of most U.S. traffic deaths in...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 07, 2015

The National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse has released the latest data tally of deaths in motor vehicle traffic crashes in construction ...

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