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9 edition of Steel beams & iron men found in the catalog.

Steel beams & iron men

by Mike Cherry

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Four Winds Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Structural steel workers -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Building trades -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Structural steel workers.,
    • Building, Iron and steel.

    • About the Edition

      An ironworker describes his experiences erecting steel frames of large structures such as skyscrapers and industrial plants in New York City and a California desert.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Mike Cherry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8039.I52 U527
      The Physical Object
      Pagination86 p. :
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4120762M
      ISBN 100590075918
      LC Control Number80066246
      OCLC/WorldCa6305291

      Steel, alloy of iron and carbon in which the carbon content ranges up to 2 percent (with a higher carbon content, the material is defined as cast iron). By far the most widely used material for building the world’s infrastructure and industries, it is used to fabricate everything from sewing needles to oil tankers. In addition, the tools required to build and manufacture such articles are. Oct 2, - Explore anitalynnb's board "Iron Workers", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Iron, Iron work and Construction worker pins.

      With a proud history spanning years, Macsteel Service Centres SA has developed and expanded to be AFRICA’S LEADING MANUFACTURER, MERCHANDISER AND DISTRIBUTOR OF STEEL AND VALUE ADDED STEEL PRODUCTS.. Consisting of 8 dynamic Business Units and operating from a strategic network of more than 50 service centres, branches and . With the birth of the steel-frame skyscraper in the late nineteenth century came a new breed of man, as bold and untamed as any this country had ever known. These "cowboys of the skies," as one journalist called them, were the structural ironworkers who walked steel beams -- no wider, often, than the face of a hardcover book -- hundreds of feet above ground, to raise the soaring 5/5(1).

        The median annual wage for structural iron and steel workers was $53, in May Overall employment of ironworkers is projected to grow 11 percent from to , much faster than the average for all occupations. The construction of large projects, such as high-rise buildings, is expected to drive employment growth, as will the need to Entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent. Thousands of men got jobs building all of it. In , three years before the plant was completed, U. S. Steel Corporation President James Ferrell said 1, men were currently : Duluth Budgeteer.


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