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I have been learning about this business for 29 years now. As I transition to retirement I get both reflective and annoyed. Annoyed because certain things do not get better, they may be getting worse, and of course I am … Continue reading
Today was a lovely spring day and I even got to take a little bike ride. That puts me in a very good mood. So one of those constant screw-ups that occur here on planetcommercialconstruction struck me as funny rather than … Continue reading
This posting was inspired by a request for a final waiver. Last summer I took on a tiny job – a single beam cover (turned out to be 3 pieces when we were done). The job was a poster child … Continue reading
Some planets are static for long periods of time. Some not. One nice thing about Planet Commercial Construction is that it demands attention, so little is routine. Change is rampant. When the a new or oddball situation repeats, I quickly … Continue reading
We spent Thanksgiving with two sons and their families. I also visited a nearby young cousin who I am fond of and who is a firefighter. We were talking about training and somehow precast concrete came up. Some years back … Continue reading
Six months ago I wrote about a pending claim we have. https://planetcommercialconstruction.wordpress.com/2012/05/07/cliffhanger/ Our core contention there was that if nothing in the plans indicated a specific joint alignment then we were not obligated to provide such alignment. It’s still unresolved … Continue reading