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Home design with a tornado-proof core could serve as the blueprint for storm-proofing future communities

Home design with a tornado-proof core could serve as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 19, 2013

After seeing countless homes destroyed in three recent natural disasters, an architectural contest was held to attract specific storm-proof house ...

Applauding coming together in times of need but appalled at union bureacracy turning away volunteers crews

Applauding coming together in times of need but...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 02, 2012

It's so great to see the construction industry help others in a time of need. After the tornado in Joplin, Mo., ...

In Court

In Court

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 09, 2012

Winds of Change   A hurricane trumps a “no liability” clause in a delay damages case.     By Brian Morrow   Construction projects are time sensitive ...

Reporter

Reporter

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 01, 2012

By Equipment World Staff   Built in America Louisiana storm surge barrier takes top global honors The Lake Borgne Surge Barrier, a two-mile-long, 26-foot-tall ...

BUILT IN AMERICA

BUILT IN AMERICA

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 26, 2012

Louisiana storm surge barrier takes top global honors   The Lake Borgne Surge Barrier--a two-mile tall, 26-foot tall concrete and steel bulkwark ...

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