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MOX structural welds not up to code, report says

...organization requires welding of safety-related structural steel that is thicker than three-quarters of an inch...size of five-sixteenths of an inch. The NRC found structural steel supports for MOX's Ground and Sorted Pellet Storage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-13/mox-structural-welds-not-code
You Remembered: The Georgia Railroad Bank

...president ride the ball weight of the gantry crane cables to the top for placement of the final piece of the building's structural steel frame. Those men taught me a lot about construction and life. I often wonder how my work partners fared when September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-01/you-remembered-georgia-railro
Prefab houses now offer some variety

...according to the exhibition catalog. The most elaborate and striking of the five prefab houses, Cellophane House's structural steel frame, nearly 50 feet high, mirrors the surrounding skyline. The glass-walled building rises from a street-level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/10/liv_468808.shtml
Life & style
NRC report finds no problems with MOX plant

...principal structures and included quality assurance activities related to design verification and documentation control; structural steel and support activities; structural concrete activities; and geotechnical foundation activities, the report said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-02-10/nrc-report-finds-no-problems
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Pocket change

...part of a three-member team fabricating the new Cooper River Bridge in Charleston, S.C., and is providing the structural steel for the Bobby Jones Expressway extension into North Augusta. BIZ BITES Mobile computing The laptop computer wars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/02/bus_367660.shtml
Business
Disputes on center continue

...back yard until they realize it's going to blend into their community." The one-story building will be made of structural steel and painted beige and cream. It will look much like any commercial building, said Miller Heath of IP properties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/05/met_316984.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
McKnight plans complex

...Speculative, or "spec," buildings are structures that are not owner-occupied or built for a specific tenant. The structural steel-frame, brick-and-glass building is tentatively scheduled to open Jan. 1. Augusta-based McKnight Construction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/01/bus_257831.shtml
Business
ANIMATION (86K) - The Olympic Caldron can be seen in the foreground as explosive to weaken the structure holding up at Fulton County Stadium Saturday, Aug. 2, 1997, in Atlanta. The stadium, home of the Braves from 1966-1996, was imploded to make room for

...m., and it took only 27 seconds to turn the approximately 35,000 cubic yards of concrete and 10,000 tons of structural steel into a mangled mess amidst a cloud of dust that hovered above the site for several minutes before disappearing in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/02/oth_212302.shtml
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Area News Briefs

...calls for replacing the existing bridge - closed in 1995 for fear it would collapse - with a 108-foot concrete and structural steel bridge.Aiken City Council last month approved paying $259,548 of the construction costs. The city will bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/12/met_203905.shtml
Metro | Aiken City Council
Third-generation business forges on after 60 years

...instructor at Augusta Technical College. "And they still are today." The company fabricates about 12 million tons of structural steel every year, said Bill Macuch, 50. Macuch steel is going into commercial construction projects throughout the city...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2008-04-28/third-genera
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