17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township

 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-29-2013, 06:45 AM   #21
Remodeler
 
TAHomeRepairs's Avatar
 
Trade: Residential Contractor
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Central Florida
Posts: 855
Rewards Points: 574

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


That's one lucky S.O.B..
TAHomeRepairs is offline  

Warning: The topics covered on this site include activities in which there exists the potential for serious injury or death. ContractorTalk.com DOES NOT guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information contained on this site. Always use proper safety precaution and reference reliable outside sources before attempting any construction or remodeling task!

   

Advertisement

 

Old 08-29-2013, 08:12 AM   #22
Pro
 
TimelessQuality's Avatar
 
Trade: GC/Remodeling
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Central America (Kansas)
Posts: 4,732
Rewards Points: 1,730

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


Quote:
Originally Posted by AmeliaP View Post
The driver has only a badly sprained ankle...
And badly stained shorts

Must have moved pretty quickly.
__________________
-Steve

'It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.'-Thomas Sowell
TimelessQuality is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to TimelessQuality For This Useful Post:
AmeliaP (08-29-2013)
Old 08-29-2013, 08:28 AM   #23
Pro
 
AmeliaP's Avatar
 
Trade: Masonry
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Shohola, PA
Posts: 1,527
Rewards Points: 1,624

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


more pics....I can't find a before pic.....
Attached Thumbnails
17-ton concrete slab overhang fell from a bank building in Stroud Township-bilde-4.jpeg   17-ton concrete slab overhang fell from a bank building in Stroud Township-bilde-2.jpeg   17-ton concrete slab overhang fell from a bank building in Stroud Township-bilde-1.jpeg   17-ton concrete slab overhang fell from a bank building in Stroud Township-bilde.jpeg   17-ton concrete slab overhang fell from a bank building in Stroud Township-bilde-5.jpeg  

__________________
www.BillPearnMasonry.com
AmeliaP is offline  
   
 
Old 09-05-2013, 04:46 PM   #24
Finish Carpenter
 
TBFGhost's Avatar
 
Trade: Finish Carpentry, Reno
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Lebanon, NJ
Posts: 4,999
Rewards Points: 2,760

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


...yeah I can tell you there really is some ass backwards building done in PA. I am not saying more or less regulation but man...some of the **** I see out there...
__________________
PLC Custom Interiors and Woodworking
Lebanon, NJ (908)246-3797

https://www.facebook.com/PunchlistCarpentry?ref=hl
TBFGhost is offline  
Old 09-05-2013, 07:02 PM   #25
KemoSabe
 
loneframer's Avatar
 
Trade: residential framing/siding/general carpentry
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Vineland, New Jersey
Posts: 14,225
Rewards Points: 12,202

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


The musta been a Super Doody.
__________________
__________________________________




"Walking the fine line between production and perfection"




__________________________________
loneframer is offline  
Old 09-05-2013, 07:07 PM   #26
stacker of sticks
 
jlsconstruction's Avatar
 
Trade: home remodeling, new construction
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Auburn NY
Posts: 8,502
Rewards Points: 590

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


Have you guys seen this one http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=K_yMgHUL-LM
jlsconstruction is offline  
Old 09-05-2013, 07:15 PM   #27
Pro
 
BCConstruction's Avatar
 
Trade: Construction
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Roanoke, VA
Posts: 16,392
Rewards Points: 2,394

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


So did his boom hit the wall and knock it forward? Sure looks like its touching the wall in the last few pics.
__________________
www.bcconstructionllc.com
BCConstruction is offline  
Old 09-05-2013, 07:16 PM   #28
stacker of sticks
 
jlsconstruction's Avatar
 
Trade: home remodeling, new construction
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Auburn NY
Posts: 8,502
Rewards Points: 590

Re: 17-ton Concrete Slab Overhang Fell From A Bank Building In Stroud Township


Quote:
Originally Posted by BCConstruction View Post
So did his boom hit the wall and knock it forward? Sure looks like its touching the wall in the last few pics.
I was wondering the same thing

Advertisement

jlsconstruction is offline  


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Building Detached Pergola on concrete, need advice! RDBD Construction Picture Post 35 03-28-2015 10:16 AM
One Building. 8 Separate Addresses tedanderson General Discussion 1 01-24-2013 02:26 PM
Garage slab over existing concrete pjswan Concrete & Paving 1 08-01-2011 02:20 PM
Concrete slab prep, level and tile Tkelly Tiling 2 11-20-2010 11:27 PM
Nobody Wants to bid Deutsche Bank Building Now Wolf Demolition 2 08-26-2007 02:37 PM

Join Now... It's Fast and FREE!

I am a professional contractor
I am a DIY Homeowner
Drywall Talk is for
PROFESSIONAL CONTRACTORS ONLY!

At DrywallTalk.com we cater exlusivly to professional contractors who make their living as a contractor. Knowing that many homeowners and DIYers are looking for a community to call home, we've created www.DIYChatroom.com DIY Chatroom is full of helpful advices and perfect for DIY homeowners.

Redirecing in 10 seconds
No Thanks
terms of service

Already Have an Account?