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I like your idea.




From: Garner, Robert [mailto:rgarner(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Friday, April 10, 2009 10:37 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at); mhemstad(--nospam--at)
Subject: RE: Retaining wall footing resultant CBC


Before negotiation meetings with new clients, we always put up posters in the conference room of various structural failures.  Then when the client asks us why this or why that, we need only lean back in our chairs, look at one of the posters, and ask our business manager out loud, "Does our insurance cover that?" 


From: Rhkratzse(--nospam--at) [mailto:Rhkratzse(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Friday, April 10, 2009 9:49 AM
To: mhemstad(--nospam--at); seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: Re: Retaining wall footing resultant CBC


In a message dated 4/10/09 7:37:42 AM, mhemstad(--nospam--at) writes:

It takes what it takes.  It costs what it costs.  There are things we can cut, and things we can't. 
Geez I sound old.

Love it, Mike!  What a great philosophy (except the last phrase, of course).

Ralph Hueston Kratz, S.E.
Richmond CA USA

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