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Vol. 11/5 - Sep/Oct 2022

Table of Contents:




  • From the Editor: Bombs, Books, and Tumbleweeds: Water Woes in Willcox - Douglas Towne
  • Contributor Profiles: Sean Clements & Sebastian Sajoux
  • Back When - B-29 Delivers Liquor to Nogales - Douglas Towne
  • Green Valley: Tucson’s Senior Community That Initially Lacked “Greenbacks” - Douglas Towne
  • Southern Arizona’s Meandering Main Street: U.S. Highway 80 - Douglas Towne
  • Special Advertising Section - Building Our Futures: KE&G Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary!
  • Reborn Evangelist: Aimee Semple McPherson’s Baffling Escape near Douglas - Douglas Towne
  • A Riveted-Aluminum Wonderland: Bisbee’s Shady Dell Vintage Trailer Park - Douglas Towne
  • Old School Equipment: Caterpillar 641 Scraper - Billy Horner
  • Building on the Past - 1953: Whetstone Overpass on U.S. Highway 80
  • Architect’s Perspective - Rob Paulus, AIA: Architect, Developer & Musician - Doug Sydnor, FAIA
  •  Digging Through the Archives – Jebco’s Experimental Mass Excavator - Billy Horner


Construction Around Arizona: Projects – People – Practices


  • Ames Construction “Floats Like a Butterfly” After Finishing Nogales Highway
  • McCarthy Flying High with Completion of $310 Million Phoenix Sky Harbor Concourse
  • Eco Material Opens Pozzolan Mine in Yavapai County
  • Granite/Borderland Crews Progress on Tucson’s Downtown Links Project
  • Borderland Proves Its “Utility” During Houghton Road Project
  • From Grading to Grenache: Steve Basilia’s Construction Tendrils
  • Fred Felix: Tucson’s Team Leader on the Jobsite and Gridiron - Michael Graham
  • Well Worth the Price: Maricopa Mayor steps down to lead Maricopa Economic Development Alliance - Alison Bailin Batz  
  • Understanding the Roles of Subcontractor Default Insurance and Surety Bonds - Sean Clements
  • Construction Using Potato-Chip Bags: Smart Gravel Weighs in for Contractors - Sebastian Sajoux
  • How Concrete Started Part 4: Lime - Luke M. Snell, P.E
  • How Artificial Intelligence Can Help Construction-Related Challenges - Mehdi Nourbakhsh

Vol. 11/5 - Sep/Oct 2022

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