By Vicky Nguyen, David Parede and Michael Bott : nbcbayareanews – excerpt – (video)
The Valley Transportation Authority is overseeing the BART extension from the East Bay to San Jose but the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has learned about an underground mistake. Crews installed 1,400 feet of cast iron pipe instead of PVC pipe… (more)
Anybody who can’t tell the difference between the PVC pipes and cast iron pipes has no business overseeing a construction project. Anybody who doesn’t catch the difference in costs between the PVC pipes and cast iron pipes has no business managing a project. There is no way anybody could have missed this mistake.