Metro Birmingham is experiencing a significant uptick in construction and deal activity. Here's a look at some of the biggest projects.
Hanno Van Der Bijl. American City Business Journals. Thu, 12 Nov 2020 21:06:07 +0000.
The material that rained down from a tower terrified passers-by, though no one was injured. The building will be the second-tallest residential skyscraper in the city.
Ed Shanahan. New York Times. Sat, 31 Oct 2020 14:19:22 +0000.
The authorities in Austin, Texas, said that 16 people had been taken to a hospital after two cranes became entangled at a construction site.
Johnny Diaz. New York Times. Wed, 16 Sep 2020 21:58:24 +0000.
Greenpeace activists hung banners from a huge construction crane atop Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Thursday, accusing France and President Emmanuel Macron of not doing enough to fight climate change.
Fox News. Thu, 09 Jul 2020 14:46:02 GMT.
PARIS (AP) - Greenpeace activists hung banners from a huge construction crane atop Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Thursday, accusing France and President Emmanuel Macron of not doing enough to fight climate change. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 09 Jul 2020 03:35:30 -0400.
A 65-foot crane collapsed onto a block of apartments and two houses in east London Wednesday afternoon, killing at least one person and injuring four others, authorities said.
Bradford Betz. Fox News. Wed, 08 Jul 2020 19:43:20 GMT.
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.
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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.