Wednesday, August 1, 2018

2018 - JUL - Infrastructure Collapse

2018-07-01 - Big section of road buckles and collapses in Guang'an (China):

2018-07-02 - Awning collapses off building and injures two people in coastal Brooklyn (New York):

2018-07-02 - Water main breaks, sinkhole opens, street floods, in Doral (Florida):

2018-07-03 - Pedestrian bridge collapses at train station in coastal Mumbai (India), several injured:

2018-07-03 - Building collapses in Bengaluru (India), 2 injured:

2018-07-03 - Two buildings collapse in Cairo (Egypt):

2018-07-03 - Major water main breaks in Center City, Philadelphia (Pennsylvania):

2018-07-04 - Bourbon warehouse that collapsed once collapses one final time, in Bardstown (Kentucky):

2018-07-05 - Building partially collapses in coastal Bridgeport (Connecticut), 1 injured:

2018-07-05 - Building collapses in Glouster (Ohio):

2018-07-05 - Fa├žade collapses off mall and damages nine cars in River Edge (New Jersey):

2018-07-05 - Railroad bridge partially collapses in downtown Syracuse (New York):

2018-07-05 - Apartment building collapses in Zarqa (Jordan), 3+ killed, 7+ injured:

2018-07-05 - Train station ceiling partially collapses in Rome (Italy):!x37EvT9O9ziHodb17wetFA/

2018-07-07 - Power outages hit Los Angeles as brutal heatwave bakes the area:

2018-07-07 - Balcony collapses at apartment building in Hartford (Connecticut), 15 injured:

2018-07-07 - Water main breaks, sinkhole opens, in coastal Jersey City (New Jersey):

2018-07-08 - Stairwell collapses at apartment building in coastal Fort Myers (Florida):

2018-07-08 - Three-story building partially collapses in coastal Mumbai (India):

2018-07-08 - Balcony collapses at home in coastal Millport on the Isle of Cumbrae (Scotland):

2018-07-08 - Water main breaks, street floods, in Halifax (Canada):

2018-07-09 - Hole opens in I-35 bridge in Oklahoma City (Oklahoma):

2018-07-09 - Two water mains break in Owensboro (Kentucky):

2018-07-09 - More than 100,000 liters of oil and water leak from pipeline in to marsh east of Jenner (Canada):

Quote: "More than 100,000 litres of oil and water have leaked into a marsh east of Jenner in southern Alberta from an oil pipeline that belonged until recently to environment-focused Imaginea Energy Corp. The liquids leaked from a line owned by Calgary-based Cor4 Oil Corp. and flowed down a hill into a marsh, the Alberta Energy Regulator reported on its website."

2018-07-10 - Building collapses in Nkwawie (Ghana), 3 killed:

2018-07-10 - School building collapses in Vaikom (India):

2018-07-11 - Culvert collapses, sinkhole opens, in Pitt Meadows (Canada):

2018-07-12 - Luxury shopping center partially collapses in Mexico City (Mexico):

2018-07-13 - Water main breaks in coastal Vallejo (California):

2018-07-14 - Power outage blacks out 5,000 homes in coastal San Diego (California):

2018-07-14 - Deck collapses at home in Whitehall Township (Pennsylvania), 10 injured:

2018-07-14 - Ceiling partially collapses at restaurant in Clarksville (Indiana), 2 lightly injured:

2018-07-15 - Building collapses and kills boy in Buduburam (Ghana):

2018-07-15 - Home partially collapses on Mount Pleasant Road in Redditch (Britain):

2018-07-16 - Power outage blacks out thousands of homes in Monroe County and Orleans County (New York):

2018-07-16 - Four-story building collapses in Anambra State (Nigeria):

2018-07-16 - Building collapses in Yerevan (Armenia), 1 killed, 2 injured:

2018-07-16 - Balcony collapses at resort in Durau (Romania), 18 injured:

2018-07-17 - Six-story building under construction collapses onto another building and destroys it too, in Kolkata (India), 3+ killed:

2018-07-18 - Refinery leaks hydrogen sulfide, people hospitalized, in Edmonton (Canada):

Quote: "A number of people at Suncor's refinery in Edmonton were sent to hospital after a toxic gas was released at the facility. Suncor spokeswoman Erin Rees says company crews responded to a release of hydrogen sulfide at around noon on Wednesday."

2018-07-18 - Water main breaks, sinkhole opens, in Birmingham (Alabama):

2018-07-18 - Water main breaks, sinkhole opens, in Danvers (Massachusetts):

2018-07-19 - Underground steam pipe explodes, blows street apart, in coastal Manhattan (New York):

Quote: "According to NBC New York, 'the smoke turned white, then gray, then black and continued to alternate colors, indicating the possible presence of a fire underneath the ground. Water also filled the street near the hole in the ground, but there was no immediate confirmation of a main break.'"

2018-07-20 - Water main breaks in San Marcos (California):

2018-07-20 - Water main breaks, sinkhole opens, in Walker (Michigan):

2018-07-21 - Building collapses in Mundhwa (India), 8 injured:

2018-07-22 - Nearly a million gallons of sewage leaks into Lake Erie in Dunkirk (New York):

2018-07-22 - Building collapses in Maryland City (Maryland):

2018-07-22 - Building collapses in Ghaziabad (India), 4 injured:

2018-07-22 - Cracks found in concrete of bridge under construction over coastal Pensacola Bay (Florida):

Quote: "Cracks have been found in a portion of concrete being used for a mammoth bridge project in Florida. Cracks have twice halted construction of the $400-million bridge in the last several months, raising concerns about oversight and disclosure from the state."

2018-07-23 - Home collapses in Hamilton Township (New Jersey), 1 killed, 2 injured:

2018-07-23 - Bridges are literally crumbling in St. Louis (Missouri):

2018-07-23 - Two-story building collapses in Kolkata (India), 3 killed:

2018-07-24 - Hydroelectric dam collapses in southeastern Laos, 5 billion cubic meters of water released, 19+ killed, hundreds missing:

Quote: "Thousands of people remain stranded after a dam collapsed in a remote part of Laos, unleashing a torrent of water which swept through villages and killed at least 19 people. Around 19 people have been 'found dead' and more than 3,000 'require rescue', district governor Bounhom Phommasane told the Vientiane Times, adding that around 2,851 have been saved so far. More than 6,000 people lost their homes when the dam gave way on Monday, releasing 5 billion cubic metres of water and flooding surrounding villages."

2018-07-24 - Airport runway damaged by extreme heat at Hannover Airport in Langenhagen (Germany):

2018-07-24 - Water main breaks, sinkhole collapses road, in coastal Hyannis (Massachusetts):

2018-07-25 - Building partially collapses in Hintonburg (Canada):

2018-07-25 - Bridge collapses in Kiev (Ukraine):

2018-07-26 - Three-story building collapses in Greater Noida (India):

Quote: "This is the third building collapse in Greater Noida, Ghaziabad within the last 15 days."

2018-07-28 - Railroad bridge partially collapses into Overpeck Creek in Ridgefield Park (New Jersey):

2018-07-28 - Bridge collapses in coastal Hangzhou (China), 8 killed, 3 injured:

2018-07-28 - Building partially collapses in Hartford (Connecticut):

2018-07-29 - Water main breaks, sinkhole opens, in St. Paul (Minnesota):

2018-07-30 - Pipe fails, wastewater leaks into the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway near Socastee (South Carolina):

2018-07-31 - Dam collapses in Bulloch County (Georgia), tractor washed away:

2018-07-31 - Residential building partially collapses in South Union Township (Pennsylvania):

2018-07-31 - Parking garage collapses twice, cars damaged, in Irving (Texas):

2018-07-31 - Bridge crumbling near Piqua (Ohio):

2018-07-31 - Mysterious foamy substance bubbles out of the ground in Melvindale (Michigan):

Quote: "A mysterious substance has been found coming out of the ground in Melvindale, and nobody can seem to figure out where it is."

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