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Demolition of Six 500,000 Barrel Oil Storage Tanks

Recently, Universal Wrecking Corp. completed the demolition of six 500,000 barrel above ground oils storage tanks (AST) The tanks were located at a tank farm storage facility in Pennsylvania. The tanks needed to be removed due [...]

8 Injured at Demolition Site

Story Still Developing Eight people were injured in a partial building collapse in Brooklyn, New York where the Department of Buildings says the interior demolition work was being done without permits. Apparently the top floor of [...]

1 Down, 18 More to Go

The first of 19 tanks scheduled for demolition was close to being taken down at the Ridgeline Energy Services waste-water treatment plant in Santa Fe Springs, California which has been the source of several foul-odor discharge [...]

$6 Million Worth of Demolition at ISU

The Hamilton/Whitten and Atkin/Colby dormitory halls, as well as the Southside Dining Center, will soon be torn down. The dorms have been closed since summer of 2012 because of the outdated fire sprinkler systems. The Board [...]

Demolition of Structure [Muskegon, Michigan]

The City of Muskegon, Michigan Community and Neighborhood Services office (CNS) is soliciting bids for the demolition a structure located in the City at 2279 Austin Street. The project consists of analyzing contents, demolishing the entire [...]

Highground Industrial Demolishes Panasonic World Headquarters

Highground Industrial announced that they have been selected by Hartz Mountain Industries to demolish major portions of the old Panasonic World Headquarters in Secaucus, NJ. The demolition process is now underway with internal demolition of the [...]

Explosives Used on Metrodome’s Concrete Ring

Although there was never any plans to use explosives on the Metrodome, some had to be used. The concrete ring beam came down with use of controlled explosive charges. Structural and demolition experts revised the original [...]

Recycling Industry Leader, Bill Guptail Retires

William ‘Gup’ Guptail, a 46 year employee of General Kinematics Corporation, has officially announced his retirement. A recycling industry leader and innovator, Guptail was inducted by the CDRA (Construction Demolition Recycling Association) into the C & [...]

StoneAge Releases the Blackhawk™ Concrete Hydro-Demolition Tool

StoneAge is pleased to announce the release of the BLACKHAWK BHK-100 hydro-demolition unit, a hydraulic attachment that is compatible with any type of maneuvering equipment. It can be used in both vertical and horizontal concrete removal [...]

Demolition of Smokestack Delayed [Updated]

Demolition of the Hooven & Allison Smokestack in Xenia, Ohio tentatively scheduled for Thursday February 20th has been postponed due construction and weather delays caused by snow and frigid temperatures A new date has not been [...]

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