excavation


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Keeping ever close by the work of excavation, he busied himself incessantly with the welfare and health of his workpeople, and was singularly fortunate in warding off the epidemics common to large communities of men, and so disastrous in those regions of the globe which are exposed to the influences of tropical climates.
- 212 m 3 demolition, Disposal angular support wall reinforced concrete z.0 to dk i; - 1 315 m 2 surface remove topsoil, Transport up to 600 m; - 2 493 m 2 surface remove the gravel base layer, Transport up to 600 m; - 24 000 m 3 excavation excavation homogenous area x1, Dredging, Transport up to 600 m; - 400 m 3 excavation excavation homogenous area x1, Solid (rock) (bk 7), Transport up to 600 m; - 8 030 m 3 excavation excavation homogenous area b1 / b2 (bk 3-5), Transport up to 600 m; - 48 750 t recovery excavation z0 to z2, Transport to landfill; - 2 880 t landfill excavation dk 0 to dk i; - 2 000 m shoring bored pile wall, Pile lengths up to 13 m; - 320 m 2 shoring sheet piling, Anchored, Profile lengths 7 - 10 m; - 276 m 2 shoring anchor work;
of remains of an ancient house that was part of a residential complex from the Ptolemaic period- Press photo CAIRO - 30 May 2019: Excavation works of the School of Excavations of the scientific center of training in Central Egypt's Tuna el-Gebel resulted in the discovery of remains of an ancient house that was part of a residential complex from the Ptolemaic period.
Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow also proposed opening up sections of the excavation site for public viewing.
Summary: Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 2 (ANI): The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Thursday excavated two decorated coffins with full legged skeletons from the Sanauli excavation site here.
Stone arrowheads (above) and plaster vessel fragments were found during the excavation.
The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) will launch a new excavation on Tuesday in Assia village in the north of the island to locate the remains of two Greek Cypriot soldiers missing since 1974, who according to information by the Turkish Cypriot side were buried there.
Officials from the Ministry of Mines and Energy and Ba Phnom district said on Thursday that all stone excavation operations in the district have licenses, responding to rumours alleging an illegal excavation operation occurred in the protected Chheu Kach Mountain.
The One Call System is a nonprofit clearinghouse that provides a single toll-free phone number (811) for contractors to call before they begin excavation work on a site.
Texas Underground Tank Contractor Cited for Excavation Hazards
Last week, the Arabic-language website of Sputnik quoted local sources as reporting that Tahrir al-Sham along with almost twenty foreign experts embarked on carrying out excavations in Sheikh Mansour region near the town of Saraqib in Idlib province, adding that the terrorists set up a security belt around the excavation site, preventing residents from approaching the site.
PESHAWAR -- With several roads dug up just days after being carpeted, a frustrated Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) has exhorted the local government department to stop issuing permits for road excavation in the city to providers of different utilities.
Developments may threaten historic and prehistoric buildings and sites, but at the same time may open the way to survey, excavation and discovery, often of great significance.
SUKKUR -- Earthen lamps, clay toys and several other artefacts were unearAthAed during six days of excavation at archaeological site Moomal Ji Mari in Mathelo village of Ghotki district, according to an official handout issued on Monday.
He added that Archaeology Department at SQU started excavation in 2004 and currently it is working with the ministry to conduct excavations and surveys on the site to identify its historical and archaeological stages.