Hot, Hot, HOT!

 With temperatures in the mid-90's and the air thick with humidity, Ron Ragion of Enfield, a Ct. Natural Gas Chief distribution fitter, wipes away the sweat as he finishes up installing a new plastic main line tie-in along Porter St. in Manchester Tuesday afternoon. "This heat tears me up, " he said as he climbed out of the trench where he was working. STEPHEN DUNN|sdunn@courant.com

With temperatures in the mid-90′s and the air thick with humidity, Ron Ragion of Enfield, a Ct. Natural Gas Chief distribution fitter, wipes away the sweat as he finishes up installing a new plastic main line tie-in along Porter St. in Manchester Tuesday afternoon. “This heat tears me up, ” he said as he climbed out of the trench where he was working. STEPHEN DUNN|sdunn@courant.com

2-HOT-HOT-WKRYou think you’re hot? Try working in a pit surrounded by tar and steel plates. These CNG workers had to call it a day mid-afternoon when the temperature in the trench approached 100 degrees.

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