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Construction worker’s $2 million Powerball prize a fortunate accident

Construction worker’s $2 million Powerball prize...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2016

A New Mexico construction worker says he nearly walked away from the ticket that has made him $2 million richer ...

Houston construction crew robbed at gunpoint twice in one week

Houston construction crew robbed at gunpoint twice in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2016

A construction crew in Houston recently told KHOU TV that they "feared for their lives," after being robbed at gunpoint ...

Excavator operator killed after machine becomes submerged in pond on Houston jobsite

Excavator operator killed after machine becomes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 23, 2015

An excavator operator was killed on a jobsite near Houston last week when his machine sunk in a retention pond. According ...

2 men crushed to death in seperate heavy equipment accidents in Texas and Alaska

2 men crushed to death in seperate heavy equipment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 17, 2015

Heavy equipment accidents led to the deaths of two men in the last month. According to a report from KXAN TV, ...

U.S. 183 expansion in Austin gets $282 million TIFIA loan from USDOT

U.S. 183 expansion in Austin gets $282 million TIFIA...

Posted by Chris Hill on Dec 09, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has given the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority a $282 million loan through the ...

Texas Transportation Commission approves $437 million in projects for November Prop 1 funding

Texas Transportation Commission approves $437 million...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 23, 2015

The Texas Transportation Commission (TTC) has approved nine transportation projects valued at $436.84 million for the November round of Proposition ...

Texas voters overwhelmingly approve $2.5 billion in funding for transportation projects

Texas voters overwhelmingly approve $2.5 billion in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 06, 2015

Texas voters gave a resounding 'yes' to new transportation funding Tuesday as they passed Proposition 7 with more than 80 percent ...

Falls claim the lives of 3 construction workers in one weekend

Falls claim the lives of 3 construction workers in one...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 29, 2015

According to reports from across the U.S., three construction workers were killed in one weekend earlier this month, each of ...

Zachry-Odebrecht Parkway Builders JV disposes assets from $1.1 billion SH99 Grand Parkway Project

Zachry-Odebrecht Parkway Builders JV disposes assets...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 20, 2015

As it closes out the massive $1.1 billion SH99 Grand Parkway Project road project in Houston, Texas, during the next ...

Jacobs Engineering to provide construction inspection services on U.S. 75 project in Texas

Jacobs Engineering to provide construction inspection...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 14, 2015

Jacobs Engineering Group was recently awarded a contract from the Texas Department of Transportation to do construction engineering inspections for ...

Worker dies after suffering possible electrocution in San Antonio

Worker dies after suffering possible electrocution in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 25, 2015

A construction worker who died last week in San Antonio after co-workers found him unconscious on the job is believed ...

Construction worker found dead beneath home in Austin

Construction worker found dead beneath home in Austin

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 17, 2015

Two days after a construction worker was discovered beneath a home in Texas, authorities determined his death was due to electrocution. According ...

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