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Go big or go home

Go big or go home

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

I have a certain fascination with anything that’s really, really small or really, really big. In between suff? Meh. When it comes to construction equipment, bigger is definitely better and ridiculously big is off the chain fabulous. Take this huge, ginormous, wonderful digger, I’m not sure what it’s technically called. It looks like a bucket trencher, […]

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Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

| July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

I’m throwin’ it back to the thrilling days of 1961. JFK was the POTUS, the Beatles were playing clubs in Hamburg, Germany as the Silver Beatles, and your grandmother never missed an episode of Gunsmoke or Bonanza. This Piggott ad appeared in the July 1961 issue of Pipeline Construction magazine, the early precursor to Underground Construction. Back […]

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Stylin’

Stylin’

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just when you thought fashion-forward and construction were mutually exclusive, we have a cowboy booted, pink hatted worker with matching nail polish. One must look ones best while placing and mapping an RFID marker at a street crossing.  

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Sometimes we get a good one

Sometimes we get a good one

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Taking photographs of a construction site is probably not an easy thing to do. I’ve never done it, but I do know underground construction is a messy business. Anything involving dirt is messy. Not to mention the poo. Let’s be honest, a good deal of underground construction work involves poo movement. Hey, someone’s gotta get the poo […]

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