shoring


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  • noun

Synonyms for shoring

a beam or timber that is propped against a structure to provide support

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the act of propping up with shores

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He was standing on the plywood deck supported by aluminum shoring almost 6 stories above the floor of the tank.
In particular, the jury determined that Harsco provided the shoring material used on Tank No.
LOS ANGELES -- After Shoring Gave Way, More Than 11 Construction Workers Fell Six Stories into Tank Filled with Rebar, Metal and Wet Concrete, and Were Severely Injured
Trench Rescue Shoring is a fast, safe and versatile means of rescuing victims trapped in excavation cave-ins.
Trench Rescue Shoring from Speed Shore is the fastest, safest, most versatile means of rescuing victims trapped in excavation cave-ins.