GLY Construction, subcontractors Northwest Tower Crane and Omega Morgan, Morrow Equipment Company and Seaburg Construction Corporation are all under investigation.
Daily Mail. Tue, 30 Apr 2019 19:18:57 GMT.
Experts say it appears workers who were disassembling a construction crane had removed pins securing sections together, and that could explain why it toppled Saturday, leaving four people dead
ABC News. Tue, 30 Apr 2019 01:07:00 -0400.
Four people were killed Saturday when a construction crane collapsed in Seattle. The city has almost 60 active cranes, the most in the nation. A growing tech workforce is fueling the building boom. Janet Shamlian reports.
CBS News. Mon, 29 Apr 2019 23:49:52 +0000.
Officials in Washington state are expected to confirm the identities of the four people killed when a construction crane fell from a Seattle building.
Irish Independent. Mon, 29 Apr 2019 08:08:30 +0100.
SAN FRANCISCO (AFP, NYT, DPA) - Four people were killed and four others were injured when a crane collapsed on Saturday (April 27) afternoon in the northwestern US city of Seattle, the fire department said.
Straits Times. Sun, 28 Apr 2019 11:10:56 +0800.
A heavy-duty construction crane spans the entire length of a tall building, helping construction workers finish the top floors of the skyscraper. The tall crane will allow construction workers to complete the skeleton of the unfinished building.
The word crane is a noun. Crane means (1) large long-necked wading bird of marshes and plains in many parts of the world, (2) lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis.
Crane is also a verb that means (1) stretch (the neck) so as to see better.