Dust Devil Carries Carport 100 Feet, Damages Vehicles
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Type:  Lessons Learned

Publisher:  Fluor Hanford, Richland, WA

Published As:  Public

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Topics:  Operations, Construction/Project Management, Quality Assurance, Work Management/Planning, Radiation Protection

A large dust devil lifted a metal carport structure off the ground and carried it 100 feet. The structure was secured to the ground with four each 3-foot long rebar ground spikes driven vertically into the soil. Manufacturers installation instructions require anchoring with concrete footings based on potential wind speed and soil type.

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