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Towering Hills for Beauty and Strength

A dozen years ago an American port representative was asked how his port was preparing for rising sea levels. “Well…we aren’t,” he answered, somewhat sheepishly, because he knew they should be. 408 more words

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Before a Building Can Be Erected

A great deal of work needs be done before any kind of building may be constructed in an area. The greatest part of the pre-construction labor concerns soil analysis, intended to determine whether the proposed building can be erected there based on the condition of the soil. 453 more words