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Twenty-nine years up here.
Gary

On 7 Feb 2006 at 10:46, Polhemus, Bill wrote:

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Paul Ransom [mailto:ad026(--nospam--at)hwcn.org] 
> 
> Random testing should be part of the fabricator's QC, even if it is only
> to keep their suppliers honest, their lawyers out of court and the bldg
> owner's costs low.
> -----/Original Message-----
> 
> Sure
> 
> And of course, the owner's "costs" aren't going to be affected--in the
> owner's point of view--at all by the addition of "testing" to the
> project scope.
> 
> I can hear it now:
> 
> "What, you got a cousin owns a testing lab?"
> 
> "The contractor says that his supplier says they 'never' make mistakes."
> 
> And of course, the ever-popular:
> 
> "I been doin' these projects for twenty-seven years, and I ain't never
> seen nobody call for no material testin' o' steel at the fabricator's!"
> 
> (N.B. I wonder why it's always "twenty-seven years." You can almost make
> book on it, when someone mentions their venerable experience in
> construction, engineering, architecture, development, whatever, it's
> always "twenty-seven years" experience).
> 
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