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The future of innovative transportation solutions on the Battleship New Jersey

The future of innovative transportation solutions on...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 02, 2014

It almost seems symbolic that a seminar on innovative solutions that are shaping the future of transportation engineering is taking ...

How bulldozers and heroic operators helped demolish Hitler’s Atlantic wall in the D-Day invasion (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

How bulldozers and heroic operators helped demolish...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 06, 2014

"Hitler's Atlantic wall cracked in the first hour under tempestuous allied assault. As I write, deeply dug into a beachhead of ...

VIDEO: Excavator hits WWII bomb in Germany; explosion kills operator, injures 13 more

VIDEO: Excavator hits WWII bomb in Germany; explosion...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 06, 2014

The operator of an excavator in Euskirchen, Germany was killed Friday by the blast of a buried World War II bomb. The ...

10 things construction leaders can learn from Dwight D. Eisenhower

10 things construction leaders can learn from Dwight D....

Posted by Tom Jackson on Sep 30, 2013

The trouble with most management and leadership books crowding the shelves today is that many of them were written by ...

English quarry workers nearly processed this World War II rocket (PHOTO)

English quarry workers nearly processed this World War...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 24, 2013

On Monday, Quarry workers discovered a World War II rocket at the Welcome Pit quarry in Burgh Castle, England, according ...

PHOTOS: 1940s wartime posters urge rail passengers to “stay put”

PHOTOS: 1940s wartime posters urge rail passengers to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 19, 2013

At a time when the idea of supertrains and other types of speedy transit is popular, it's hard to believe ...

Beautiful color photos from 1942 capture American spirit during World War II

Beautiful color photos from 1942 capture American...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 04, 2013

It's the Fourth of July, a day to relax, throw some burgers and dogs on the grill, shoot fireworks and ...

VIDEO: Amazing footage from the 1946 Indy 500

VIDEO: Amazing footage from the 1946 Indy 500

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 24, 2013

Here's a pretty great way to get the Memorial Day weekend started: how about amazing vintage footage from one of ...

JCB aids excavation of British WWII Spitfire planes

JCB aids excavation of British WWII Spitfire planes

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2013

A team of 21 people is headed to Myanmar, also known as Burma, to dig and see if they can ...

Celebrating 80 Years of Better Roads

Celebrating 80 Years of Better Roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Nov 10, 2011

Better Roads The October 2011 issue, Better Roads marked the 80th anniversary of the magazine. The publication was founded in 1931 ...

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