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Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades buried beneath jobsite
Though he wasn't exactly sure of what he had struck at the time, an excavator operator in Austria likely needed ...
PHOTOS: In WWII, Seabees built dozer radiators and a lot more out of fuel drums to keep Navy equipment going
Given the harsh conditions of the Pacific Theater of World War II, ingenuity wasn't so much a skill developed by ...
The future of innovative transportation solutions on the Battleship New Jersey
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)
"Hitler's Atlantic wall cracked in the first hour under tempestuous allied assault. As I write, deeply dug into a beachhead of ...
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VIDEO: Excavator hits WWII bomb in Germany; explosion kills operator, injures 13 more
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
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)
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”
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
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
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
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
Better Roads The October 2011 issue, Better Roads marked the 80th anniversary of the magazine. The publication was founded in 1931 ...
VIDEO: Watch as a massive Komatsu PC8000 mining shovel is assembled in this time-lapse
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N. Carolina DOT to add state’s first on-ramp signals to I-540 in Raleigh
With VP Henricks's retirement, Caterpillar cuts more jobs in consolidation of tech, R&D efforts
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