Construction machinery juggernaut United Rentals Inc. and industrial contractor Fluor Corp.’s AMECO unit are teaming up to offer equipment, tool and logistics services for oil-and-gas owners along the Gulf Coast. However, both say the venture may expand beyond the region. Photo: Tudor Van Hampton for ENR An AMECO trailer supplies gear to a new Luminant power plant in Texas. Related Links: As Builders Farm Out the Fleet, AMECO Plants New Seeds “We are just getting started,” says Michael Kneeland, CEO of Greenwich, Conn.-based United. As most construction markets remain in a slump, companies sitting on capital equipment are looking to
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.