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Construction worker dies after 10-story fall from NYC roof

Construction worker dies after 10-story fall from NYC...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 15, 2014

A construction worker died Monday afternoon after falling 10 stories in New York City. The man was working on the roof ...

PHOTOS: Amazing images of subway construction in the man-made caverns below New York City

PHOTOS: Amazing images of subway construction in the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 07, 2014

Back in June we showed you a handful of pictures from deep below New York City. And while they depicted ...

VIDEO: Burglars drive away with excavator, truck and trailer in quick construction equipment heist

VIDEO: Burglars drive away with excavator, truck and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 02, 2014

It's not quite a scene out of Ocean's Eleven, but the burglars who recently drove away with an excavator, truck and ...

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 ...

VIDEO: FDNY firefighters form a construction company to rebuild homes destroyed by Hurricane Sandy

VIDEO: FDNY firefighters form a construction company to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 12, 2013

Fire Lt. John Nolan recently retired from the New York City Fire Department after 18 years of duty, so he's ...

Genie S-85 boom lift helps place NYC’s Rockefeller Center Christmas tree in just the right spot

Genie S-85 boom lift helps place NYC’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 26, 2013

Just more than two weeks ago, the world-famous Rockefeller Christmas tree was installed in New York City. And while that might ...

1 World Trade Center named the tallest building in the U.S. amid controversy

1 World Trade Center named the tallest building in the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2013

It took a bit of convincing, but 1 World Trade Center will be the tallest building in the United States ...

Honoring the man behind the slurry wall that limited the destruction of 9/11

Honoring the man behind the slurry wall that limited...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 11, 2013

"The wall held." Three paragraphs in to the New York Times profile of Arturo Lamberto Ressi di Cervia and we already have goosebumps. On ...

NYC construction crew digs up artifacts from American Revolutionary era

NYC construction crew digs up artifacts from American...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 15, 2013

While digging to replace utilities under New York City's South Street Seaport, a construction crew uncovered several artifacts from the ...

SUV crashes into NYC’s cavernous 2nd Avenue Subway construction site

SUV crashes into NYC’s cavernous 2nd Avenue...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 29, 2013

Of all the construction sites that deserve a driver's undivided attention upon approach, New York City's Second Avenue Subway likely ...

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 ...

VIDEO: Watch Manhattan’s 165-year growth into a sprawling metropolis in one minute

VIDEO: Watch Manhattan’s 165-year growth into a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 15, 2013

Cube Cities, a city visualization engine for the real estate industry, has put together a really cool video illustrating the ...

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