This was a long hard fought battle today, spanning over 10 hours and I'm very glad to be rewarded with the FTF. Took about an hour to figure out and solve the puzzle, pack up to head out. About 45 minutes to battle through the 25km of roadway to the cache and dodge two vehicles that really wanted to drive on the same piece of pavement I was using at the time. Then about 7 hours of stalking the cache. Arriving at the cache site I found it under siege by bulldozer! I circled around, verified that it looked safe for now and that I couldn't find it without being detected and decided to head off and do two more caches. Did those caches the hard way and returned about an hour later, still under siege so I headed off for some refreshments and returned some time later. Still under siege, but it was a bit quieter and the work had moved further away. I decided to attempt a sneak attack. I got within a few feet, but couldn't snag the cache without being seen. At one point as I was hiding in the bushes I thought I was about to be flattened by the bulldozer, but it was nowhere close. It was near lunch time so I decided to hang out nearby in the shade for a while to see if they would stop. Spotted what looked like another cacher checking out the site, but they continued on also. After quite some time of waiting they hadn't stopped working so I decided to head out and do yet more caches. A few hours later I'm back again and they are still working. I wait a while in my shady spot and they're still hard at it so time for more caches. Back again, they are still at it and I'm pretty much out of caches, I decide this is my last wait, I'll give them till 6pm and them I'm out of here. 6pm comes and goes, I haven't seen any trucks drop off material in some time and the bulldozer looks like it's wrapping up so I hang out a while longer...and then success, the bulldozer is parking! I keep hanging out in my shady spot nearby while waiting for the driver to head home. But no such luck, he comes over to talk having seen me hanging out all day. If he asks, I'm working security, after a quick chat to find out what they are building, he slowly heads home and I wait a few minutes more before making the quick dart over to find the cache in the spot I figure it must be...unless someone has moved it. I get there and .... the spot is empty, oh no! Then look over to the side and phew, there is the cache. I haul everything back to the car with adrenaline pumping. Excellent I'm still the FTF. Read K61's note in the logbook and sign in first. Breath another sigh of relief as I sit there packing up the cache with the traffic going by. As a veteran hider of many caches muggled by bulldozer I just can't bear to put the cache back in its original spot with the bulldozer bearing down on it , so I moved it a few meters to a safer spot so K61 can rescue it as this home no longer seems feasible for the cache.