Lookout Mountain landslides http://apr.org en Giant Nails to be Used to Prevent Landslides http://apr.org/post/giant-nails-be-used-prevent-landslides <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 12px;">Alabama</span><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 12px;"> transportation officials hope they have the answer to preventing landslides on Lookout Mountain near Fort Payne: Giant nails.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 12px;">The state Department of Transportation has hired Soil Nail Launcher Inc. of Grand Junction, Colo., to shoot long, nail-like tubes into slumping soil inside the Fort Payne city limits.</span></p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 19:04:34 +0000 The Associated Press 21543 at http://apr.org Giant Nails to be Used to Prevent Landslides