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Secret Cold War bunker found inside Brooklyn Bridge (PHOTOS)

Secret Cold War bunker found inside Brooklyn Bridge...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 15, 2014

Everyone is familiar with the history of Brooklyn Bridge. It was completed over 130 years ago in 1883 and was the ...

Vehicles covered in oil and grime after construction project gone wrong

Vehicles covered in oil and grime after construction...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 28, 2014

Drivers headed west on Highway 19 near Northfield, Minnesota, found an unpleasant surprise on their vehicles. Commuters saw signs warning ...

5 easy ways to beat the heat at a construction site

5 easy ways to beat the heat at a construction site

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 04, 2014

Outdoor construction sites rarely see ideal temperatures, especially during the dog days of summer. Workers may spend hours under the ...

Prevent heat-related illness with knowledge and preparation

Prevent heat-related illness with knowledge and...

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Jul 04, 2014

Thousands of workers become ill each year due to heat exhaustion. In 2012 alone, there were 31 heat-related deaths and 4,120 ...

Provision in WRRDA would boost P3s for water projects

Provision in WRRDA would boost P3s for water projects

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 28, 2014

The $12.3 billion Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) that was recently approved by the House and Senate would ...

Beat the heat: Tips to avoid heat-induced illness

Beat the heat: Tips to avoid heat-induced illness

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2013

With the temperatures slowly picking back up, our sister site Total Landscape Care has posted a fairly exhaustive list of ...

Blasting concrete and bubble gum

Blasting concrete and bubble gum

Posted by John Latta on Feb 07, 2013

At World of Concrete and NLB showing its 6600 UHP Hydrodemolition System. With enough water pressure to chew through ...

Weekend reading: August 10, 2012

Weekend reading: August 10, 2012

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 10, 2012

What's the one commodity you'd be willing to fight and die for? In Mel Gibson's Mad Max movies wild gangs roam ...

CGA marks calendar for 8/11 Day

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 09, 2012

Common Ground Alliance (CGA) has designated August 11 as 8/11 Day, a yearly reminder to call 811 before beginning any ...

Road Science Tutorial

Road Science Tutorial

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Mar 01, 2011

Partnerships Promote Preservation Philosophy Regional Partnerships Link State, Local Agencies with State-of-the-Art Pavement Preservation Practice. By Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor As road agencies ...

FHWA chooses CH2M Hill in sustainable highway project

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 14, 2010

CH2M HILL, an industry leader in sustainability services for transportation, water, energy, and climate change, was recently selected by the ...

Texas Transportation Institute awarded $500K to study...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 23, 2009

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded the Texas Transportation Institute's (TTI's) Center for Air Quality Studies a $500,000 grant two-year ...

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