Clark County, Nevada District Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez has decided this is not the time to demolish the empty Harmon Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. Gonzalez issued an order on January 31st requiring the CityCenter owners to postpone demolishing the flawed tower. CityCenter, owned by MGM Resorts International (MGM) and Dubai World, has been trying […]
On Super Bowl Sunday, demotion crews took down the cables that once held up the roof at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Sunday April 27, is the tentative date of the implosion of the two remaining smokestacks at the former Sappi paper mill plant in Muskegon, Michigan. Melching Inc. and their implosion contractor Trinity Industrial Services have recently had an initial meeting with city of Muskegon officials on the smokestack demolition. Meanwhile the cleanup of debris on […]
With a few ceremonial swings of a wrecking ball demolition has finally begun on the former Parmatown Mall Macy’s in Parma, Ohio. The original store opened in 1960 as May Company, it then became a Kaufmann’s in 1992 before transitioning into a Macy’s in 2006. It’s been vacant since 2012. The former store encompasses 305,000-square-foot […]
We have learned today that the implosion of the Fay Street Warehouse in Utica, New York has been postponed due to permitting issues according to the state Department of Transportation. The original implosion date was set for February 9th. The demolition is now expected to occur in March. No date has be set, but as […]
The scheduled implosion of a fractionator building at Sunoco’s oil refinery in West Deptford, New Jersey took place on Saturday, January 25th. The implosion brought down the fractionator, one tower and one chimney. Built in 1949 and standing around 200 feet, the fractionator was used to convert crude oil into other fuels. Its demolition is […]
Congrats to NEO Corporation and Steve Pettigrew of Demolition Dynamics on a great shot!
Video from the inside of the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This week the demolition will get started, although most of the activity will be taken place on the inside of the former stadium.
Last week Envirocon started demolition on the former Tooele Chemical Agent Disposal Facility in Tooele, Utah The property last year was transferred to the control of the nearby Tooele Army Depot and given the new designation as that depot’s South Area. The first two modular buildings were set to kick off the demolition. The first […]
Torburn Partners has been given the go ahead to demolish the building at 1441 Shure Drive in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Torburn Partners purchased the campus. As part of the sale, Nokia entered into a 12-year lease for the building at 1455 Shure Drive. Nokia is undergoing a $15 million renovation for the 214,000 SF building […]