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All eyes on cranes during Hurricane Dorian

Three cranes collapsed in 2017 during Hurricane Irma in South Florida, despite assurances that they could withstand much higher wind speeds.

September 3, 2019  By Keith Larson/The Real Deal

Sept. 3, 2019 – As Hurricane Dorian is strengthening across the Atlantic and is projected to become the largest hurricane to hit Florida’s east coast since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, developers and construction companies are looking to ensure that cranes can withstand the wind speeds of more than 100 miles per hour. The Real Deal reports.

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