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October 2, 1967: New method speeds up South Tech School

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August 01, 2017

Wooden prefabricated roof trusses are speeding the construction of the new Shepparton South Technical School buildings in Wilmot Rd.

The trusses are assembled at Wodonga by the America "gang-nail" process and have a high structural strength. 

Set at two feet intervals at a rate of about one every two minutes they will, in this instance, carry a cement tile roof at a fifteen degree pitch. 

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