THE NEW FORTY Try a different sign...
Of all the jobs I could not do, sign holding during construction season is one of them. I do not think I could stand in the same place all day without some level of engagement with other folks. Even i... Posted on 6/18/13 at 10:11 PM
THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Mystery Bridge update: The Horn's Ferry Bridge and others
Also: Another potential Mystery Bridge in Marion County gone by floods.
With plans wrapped up for the Historic Bridge Weekend and the events to take place in Marion County, combined with the plan t... Posted on 4/26/13 at 6:53 AM
PRAIRIE BUSINESS $10.5 million for state airports
Federal grants totaling $10,589,676 to shore up transportation infrastructure needs in more than a dozen regional airports across the state were awarded.
For more on this story visit http://www.prair... Posted on 6/21/12 at 4:09 PM
STORM TRACKER Weather Construction
The recent devastating tornado outbreak in Alabama raises concerns about building codes. The fact is, several of the Alabama tornadoes were EF4 (166-200 mph) or EF5 (200 mph or more( and it is simply ... Posted on 5/15/11 at 10:53 AM
NDSU NEWS NDSU faculty tours Minard Hall construction zones
About 100 North Dakota State University faculty members toured the construction areas of Minard Hall Feb. 4 and saw the interior of the building for the first time since the collapse of the northwes... Posted on 2/7/11 at 12:54 PM
GRAND FORKS — With contractors around the region traveling to western North Dakota on the heels of the oil boom, the demand for construction equipment has rippled east, and one Grand Forks retailer is reaping the benefits.
BISMARCK — Carie Shade always hears from her drivers that the roads in western North Dakota are too few, too small and there is too much traffic. “It’s impossible to pass, it’s almost like a death wish right now,” she said. “If we don’t stay safe, we aren’t going to be in business.”
The building boom brought on by the oil boom has brought many new companies to North Dakota.
Coming to Dickinson and Williston made North Dakota the 48th state to host Consolidated Electrical Distributors — neither South Dakota or Minnesota have had the honors.
Consumer beware. Scams aren’t limited to door-to-door magazine sales or over-the-phone schemes. As the demand for construction work increases with North Dakota’s short season, so do those trying to take advantage of home and business owners in need of updates and repairs.
A busy construction season last year prompted Bill Andrus to waive his first choice to do some paving work at All Season Storage in the spring and go with an asphalt contractor he did not know.
RAY – Some say roads in the Oil Patch have potholes so big they could swallow your car. This could be true on U.S. Highway 2 in Ray, but a crew working to replace underground utilities fills the same potholes practically every day.
After being delayed two weeks because of a winter that didn’t want to go away, Dickinson city officials will gather Thursday to break ground on a $14.1 million public works building that will collect scattered departments and unite them on the Baler Building property.
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