Construction Week

March 2006
ENR: Engineering News-Record;3/13/2006, Vol. 256 Issue 10, p7
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to the construction industry. Machinery builder Caterpillar Inc. dropped a lawsuit that it filed against an inventor who had previously challenged the company's "ACERT" line of clean diesel engines. Investigators from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration are trying to determine the cause of fire, which broke out on March 4, 2006 in the chimney of a 100-story smokestack at American Electric Power's Kammer-Mitchell plant in Moundsville, West Virginia. It also reports on the United Nations' international effort to encourage construction of green buildings.


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