Complacency is perhaps one of the biggest problems we face in completing our daily tasks. It is an attitude that determines how we respond to given situations. In my safety career, I wish I would have kept track of how many times I have heard “we have always done it this way”.
During the night of May 23, 2017, in Des Moines, Iowa, SW 9th Street just north of Army Post Road was shut down. This was done to install a sanitary sewer service and a water service for the new QuikTrip Store that is being constructed on the NE corner of that intersection.
Drainage culverts play an important part in ensuring your construction project will be successful and last a long time. When working on a project in a residential area, multi-plate, galvanized corrugated metal (CMP) culverts are a great option. These culverts are built for a number of uses, but can be designed to support a paved road over the top of them.
Excavating for a construction project is a very precise and crucial step in the process. There’s a lot more to it than just moving dirt. When choosing an excavating company for your project, you’ll benefit from looking for a seasoned excavating company with highly trained professionals, the right equipment for your job, and a reputation for getting jobs done right and on time.