Other Failures

Ship hauling NASA rockets
hits Kentucky's Eggner Ferry Bridge

A freighter, the Delta Mariner, carrying space rocket components from Decatur, Alabama,
to Cape Canaveral, Florida, for NASA, and the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California,
got stuck along the Tennessee River after it hit a bridge on Thursday.

Cleaning up a DIY repair on
Crystal River nuclear plant
could cost $2.5 billion
By Ivan Penn , Times Staff Writer
In Print: Sunday, October 9, 2011

Cracks occurred about 7 to 10 inches inside the containment wall.

Fla. Public Counsel Calls Botched Repair
at Crystal River
"A Huge Construction Negligence Case"
11/11/2011 By Housley Carr

Root-cause analysis report by Performance Improvement International
identified seven factors contributing to delamination,
including tendon stresses and detensioning sequence.

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