Tag: construction

October 2, 2017 at 11:48 am

Laying Pipe

Laying Pipe

Safe for work

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September 20, 2017 at 11:37 am

Terrifying Footage Shows the Moment a Dam in Laos Collapses

Terrifying Footage Shows the Moment a Dam in Laos Collapses

The speed and danger of a flash flood is very real

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August 28, 2017 at 10:27 am

A Brief History of the Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

A Brief History of the Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

On August 13, 1961, construction workers began tearing up streets and erecting barriers in Berlin. This night marked the beginning of one of history’s most infamous dividing lines: the Berlin Wall

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April 25, 2017 at 5:16 pm

People are Planting Flowers in Potholes Because Cities Aren’t Fixing Them

People are Planting Flowers in Potholes Because Cities Aren't Fixing Them

You know it’s bad when gardeners get pissed

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April 18, 2017 at 2:48 pm

Drone Captures World’s Largest Tunneling Machine Breaking Through After 4 Years Underground

Drone Captures World's Largest Tunneling Machine Breaking Through After 4 Years Underground

The 1.7 mile (2.73 km) tunnel in downtown Seattle will house a double-decker highway

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April 4, 2017 at 5:02 pm

Forget an In-Ground Swimming Pool, this Guy Built His Own Natural Swim Pond!

Forget an In-Ground Swimming Pool, this Guy Built His Own Natural Swim Pond!

Built and Photographed by power-cube on reddit Reddit user power-cube recently shared his backyard DIY project that he has been building in his free time over the last three years. Instead of installing an in-ground swimming pool, he decided to build a natural swim pond with a waterfall, small beach, fish (in one of…

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March 23, 2017 at 1:45 pm

What the Underground of a Gas Station Looks Like

What the Underground of a Gas Station Looks Like

Reddit user planetmaster recently snapped this pic of a gas station under construction in Greenville, Texas

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January 17, 2017 at 10:44 am

Over 16M People Have Watched a Road Being Paved Efficiently and It’s Strangely Satisfying to See

Over 16M People Have Watched a Road Being Paved Efficiently and It's Strangely Satisfying to See

For whatever reason, this was satisfying to watch. 4.9 km of road laid in two days

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January 11, 2017 at 3:50 pm

The Insides of these Abandoned Cooling Towers Look Straight Out of a Sci-Fi Film

The Insides of these Abandoned Cooling Towers Look Straight Out of a Sci-Fi Film

Belgian photographer Reginald Van de Velde explores the inner workings and mechanisms of cooling towers across Europe

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November 22, 2016 at 2:57 pm

Picture of the Day: Colorized Photo of the Tower Bridge Under Construction, 1889

Picture of the Day: Colorized Photo of the Tower Bridge Under Construction, 1889

The color makes this 127-year-old photo feel like it was taken yesterday

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