Job stories

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by kreft, Nov 6, 2007.

  1. kreft

    kreft LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,645

    Does any body have any good job stories?
     
  2. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,089

    Not yet, but I can post some pics of what it's like to be up **** creek, literally, I was working in the manure and took some pics.

    Now where the hell did I leave the paddle?
     
  3. Scag48

    Scag48 LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,068

    What kind of stories you looking for? Stupid homeowners? Engineers that shouldn't be working anymore? Near death experiences? I could go on for days! :rolleyes: :drinkup:
     
  4. kreft

    kreft LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,645

    i'll take what ever i can get :)
     
  5. Dirt Digger2

    Dirt Digger2 LawnSite Silver Member
    from PA
    Posts: 2,396

    i had to climb down into a septic tank with 4' of risers on it before...does that count?
     
  6. RockSet N' Grade

    RockSet N' Grade LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,454

    Every job is a story....We dug a simple hole for a deck footing just a while back and the neighbor (who was previously informed) continued to water his lawn and fill up the (what once was) footing with water. By the time it was all said and done and re-excavated, that little footing had grown to a huge hole that took 6 plus yards of concrete....poor contractor on the job had dark hair when he started that job and grey hair about half way through. All we did was show up about 6 times and dig and re-dig and re-dig.....
     

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