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Old 12-02-2009, 06:02 PM
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Old 12-02-2009, 06:10 PM
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The unload process is simple
1 Place Rock
2 Wash Rock
3 Check Grade
4 Finished Product
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Old 12-02-2009, 07:12 PM
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Nice pics. It seems like it would be a fun line of work. The lake looks nice too. Is is private?
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Old 12-02-2009, 10:16 PM
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Ok dumb question. Why do you need to wash the rock?
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Old 12-02-2009, 10:19 PM
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Ok dumb question. Why do you need to wash the rock?
I do it sometimes to wash all the fines out of the rock and make it look good.
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haha I love the grade check is that a laser you are using?? Lol
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Old 12-02-2009, 10:48 PM
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Great pics!!
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Old 12-03-2009, 01:10 AM
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I do it sometimes to wash all the fines out of the rock and make it look good.
Ok thanks, I didn't know if it was required for some environmental regulation or if it was to prevent plants from growing in the fines and wrecking the wall.
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Old 12-03-2009, 05:45 AM
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Glad you came over too BM! love this pics marine work is interesting as hell to me. I dont think we'll be getting bored anytime soon! do you do your own trucking or hire it out? Nice equipment!
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Old 12-03-2009, 08:08 AM
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These are some of the finished product and where we load the barge.

nedly05-on big projects like this we sub it out but if it is around 500 ton or less we truck it ourselves.
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