That’s the Way the Concrete Crumbles

08.03.09 Will Sherman

308559985_1eab4be641Nearly a year ago, the Buildings department announced plans to test dozens of buildings’ concrete when a Westchester company was accused of faking results. Now, two other private firms are under investigation, casting doubt on the whole industry and leading politicians to call for the city to take on the testing task though they’ve only managed to do a handful of the concrete checks they promised. |NYT|