shoring up :
- n the act of propping up with shores
News & Articles
- Exclusive: Creditors, governments must pay in any euro bank rescue - document
By Matthias Sobolewski BERLIN (Reuters) - Bondholders and governments will always have to contribute to shoring up a failing euro zone bank even when the bloc's bailout fund ESM offers direct aid, according to an EU document obtained by Reuters. Seeking to limit the burden on euro zone taxpayers, "private capital resources will be explored as a first solution, including sufficient contributions ...
June 14, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Live coverage: Bloomberg's plan to protect city from storms includes levee system around Staten Island's South and ...
The plans were part of a slew of proposals -- including installing new dunes, shoring up beaches, and new bulkheads -- aimed at making the city more resilient.
June 11, 2013 - Staten Island Advance
- Curbedwire: Hot Karl Beach Gets Supportive; Coach Gives $5M to High Line
WILLIAMSBURG—The massive block-eating development known around these parts as Hot Karl Beach (aka 95 Bedford Avenue) has gotten a little, er, creative with its shoring up of the neighbors. A tipster sent the above photo showing the "interesting 'architectural'...
June 10, 2013 - Curbed New York