Saturday, July 21, 2018
What happens when you pay excavators by the ton?
The Army Corps of Engineers found out when the paid contractors to tear down homes burned by the 2017 fires. Not only were the sites four times as costly to excavate, as contractors over-excavated each home, removing concrete pads, and foundations that could have been re-used. So now the Governor of California launched a program to refill the holes left by the contractors.
HT: Marginal Revolution