Demolition News

MCM’s Sparrow’s Point Settlement Agreement

A few weeks ago we reported that MCM Management Corp. committed violations including failing to control stormwater, sediment and erosion, dumping trash and industrial waste, stockpiling scrap tires and handling asbestos improperly. MCM was fined over [...]

Demolition of Statesman Towers Starts

Demolition of the Statesman Towers on the campus of Indiana State University has begun. The first hit of the wrecking ball to the East Tower started at 11 a.m. These towers, built in the late 1960’s, [...]

Implosion Takes Down 2 Structures at Former Plant

It took less than 10 seconds to bring down two structures at the old AES Deepwater plant in Pasadena, Texas. The plant is located along Light Company Road near the Houston Ship Channel. The demolition included [...]

MCM Fined Over $3 Million Dollars

The former owner of the Sparrows Point steel mill in Dundalk, Maryland and its demolition contractor have been hit with more than $3 million in penalties for pollution violations that officials say occurred during the tear-down [...]

Centennial Mills Contract Awarded

The Portland Development Commission has chosen Northwest Demolition & Dismantling of Tigard as the construction manager/general contractor for demolition and salvage work at Centennial Mills Northwest Portland. Northwest Demolition was one of six firms trying for [...]

Demolition for Largest U.S. IKEA Store Starts

The first of more than a dozen buildings in Burbank, California, the site of the largest United States IKEA store came crashing down in a matter of minutes, a milestone that comes more than a year [...]

Winzinger Backs Out of Contract

The lone demolition company still under contract to perform some work as part of Camden, New Jersey's large-scale demolition project backed out of the agreement. Winzinger Inc. had been awarded the contract to raze 101 buildings [...]

Cross Environmental Services Lands NAS Demolition

CES Synergies, Inc. announced its subsidiary, Cross Environmental Services, Inc. (CES), has received a contract to provide remediation, abatement and demolition services as a subcontractor to Grand Coastal Builders, Inc. The subcontract work will be completed [...]

Courthouse Demolition Contract Awarded

The Midland City Council approved the demolition of the former Midland County Courthouse and two city-owned office buildings by approving the contractor for the job, making way for new downtown projects such as Santa Rita Hotel. [...]

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