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Houston police cut 60 bricks of marijuana out of an...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 17, 2014

It took several hours and a blow torch to bear the theory out, but police in Houston followed up a ...

Smugglers stuff millions in marijuana inside construction equipment attachments

Smugglers stuff millions in marijuana inside...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 18, 2013

Contractors often consider return on investment when it comes to buying a new piece of equipment or attachment. But these ...

Arrest of excavator operator in Philly building collapse raises questions about marijuana legalization, contractor regulations

Arrest of excavator operator in Philly building...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 10, 2013

After an investigation of what caused the demolition of a downtown Philadelphia building to turn deadly, a 42-year-old equipment operator ...

Crane certifiers say no to pot, regardless of states’ stance on legalization

Crane certifiers say no to pot, regardless of states’...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 22, 2013

Recreational use of marijuana may now be legal in Washington and Colorado, but you better drop that doobie if you ...

Opinion: Legalized marijuana bad for construction and society

Opinion: Legalized marijuana bad for construction and...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 04, 2013

Now that Colorado and Washington State have legalized possession of small amounts of marijuana, the construction industry will be forced ...

Legalized pot: Its impact on construction

Legalized pot: Its impact on construction

Posted by Tom Jackson on Nov 13, 2012

In last week's election, two states, Washington and Colorado, voted to legalize marijuana. It remains to be seen if these states ...

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