Monthly Archives: August 2016

Welcome to Skidmore’s public blogs feed!

On this page below are some of the most recent blog posts at Skidmore. Please scroll down and click on a recent post that takes you to that blog.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Week 17

Work for the week of August 29th, 2016 2 drill rigs will be working on the remaining field bores—- plan to be finished by the end of week– 9 Bores to be completed as of Monday Circuit 5 and 4 continue to be looped and grouted Circuit 6 being fused and backfilled Circuit 5 begin … Continue reading Week 17 Continue reading

Comments Off on Week 17

Raspberry Pi Zero Clock Drift

So I built a device that uses the Raspberry Pi + a Hardware RTC.   I thought I’d look at the drift as reported by `hwclock -c` over the course of a day. So, here you go- Continue reading

Posted in Bloggery, Buffoonery, drift, raspberry pi, rtc, steve miller band, time | Comments Off on Raspberry Pi Zero Clock Drift

Week 16

Work for the week of August 22nd, 2016   2 drilling rigs continue installing bores Circuit 8 lateral piping completed and tested  Bedbase and Backfill lateral 7 trench Grout circuit 5 Continue to backfill for next level of  new parking areas Continue installing electrical conduits for parking lot lighting  Begin to develop the southern most portion of the  roadway leading … Continue reading Week 16 Continue reading

Comments Off on Week 16

Week 15

Work for the week of August 15th, 2016 2 drilling rigs continue to install bores Circuit 9 lateral piping completed and tested  Bedbase and Backfill lateral 8 trench Grout circuit 7 and 6 Continue to backfill for southern edge of new parking areas Start to install electrical conduits for parking lot lighting install new asphalt for southern most parking lot Continue reading

Comments Off on Week 15

Week 14

Proposed work for the week of August 8th, 2016 2 drilling rigs continue to install bores Circuit 10 lateral piping completed and tested  Bedbase and Backfill lateral 9 trench Grout circuit 8 and 7 Continue to backfill for southern edge of new parking areas Start to install electrical conduits for parking lot lighting install new asphalt for southern … Continue reading Week 14 Continue reading

Comments Off on Week 14

Fun with Camp Northwoods!

We’re just finishing up our last week here as summer stewards! Amazing how fast these past 10 weeks just flew by. Yesterday we had the wonderful opportunity to work with Camp Northwoods during the afternoon. We got to do quite … Continue reading Continue reading

Comments Off on Fun with Camp Northwoods!

Week 13

Proposed work for the week of August 1st, 2016  3 drilling rigs continue to install bores Circuit 11 lateral piping completed and tested  Bedbase and Backfill lateral 10 trench Grout circuit 9 continue on main trunk 6″ laterals Excavation for lateral piping for circuit 9 trench Continue to backfill for southern edge of new parking areas Benchmark—-  … Continue reading Week 13 Continue reading

Comments Off on Week 13

Week 12

Proposed work for the week of July 25, 2016  3 drilling rigs continue to install bores Circuit 11 lateral piping completed and tested  Bedbase and Backfill lateral 11 trench Grout circuit 10 Excavation for lateral piping for circuit 10 trench Continue to backfill for southern edge of new parking areas Continue reading

Comments Off on Week 12