Port Everglades Power Plant Implosion [Videos]

Four 350 Foot tall stacks and four 7,500- ton boilers were imploded with 450 pounds of dynamite at Florida Power and Light’s old Port Everglades power plant. The controlled explosion went off as planned and without [...]

Oops!! Demolition Contractor Demolishes Wrong House

The city of Fort Worth, TX is investigating how demolition crews erroneously razed the wrong house. Fort Worth authorities, which had contracted the demolition team, admitted the blunder. “On July 12, contractors demolished the wrong property [...]

Demolition Contractor Backs Out

Volatile scrap metal prices caused a contractor to back out of its low bid of $62,204 to dismantle the Green Acres water storage tank in the Town of Tonawanda. Apollo Dismantling Services of Niagara Falls was [...]

Wilshire Grand Hotel Demolition in 45 Seconds [Video]

LVI Services, Malcolm Drilling, and Turner Construction recently finished the demolition of the 15 story hotel. The deconstruction was expected to cost around $24 million, but $4 million is estimated to be recouped by selling the [...]

Sterling Hotel Demolition Bid Results

Wilkes-Barre, PA opened bids on June 18th for the demolition of the Sterling Hotel. Bradic, the apparent lowest bidder, also bid on the project last year. Their bid this time, $419,000 is about 47% lower than [...]

Bids Requested: Redfield Mini Storage Demolition & Asbestos Abatement

The demolition, asbestos abatement and make safe scope will be approximately 106,463 GSF (2.444 acres) of the existing space located at 5602 Redfield Street. This space will require the demo and removal including but not limited, [...]

Bid Requested: Fuerbringer School – City of Saginaw

The School District of the City of Saginaw, MI is accepting bids for the total building demolition of the Fuerbringer School. In general, demolition is limited to the existing building only, excluding sidewalks, parking lots, playground [...]

Demolition Starts at St. Paul Ford Plant

Crews from Independence Demolition has begun demolition of the former Ford assembly plant in St. Paul, MN. The plant production ended in December 2011, after 86 years of operation. Mayor Chris Coleman vowed the tearing down [...]

Ferma Starts Major Demolition on Eshleman Hall

This week Ferma Corporation started the major demolition of Eshleman Hall on the University of California, Berkeley campus. The demolition of the 7 story is expected to last through mid-June. Before the start of the demolition, [...]

Governors Island Building 877 Implosion Set

This Sunday, June 9th, Controlled Demolition, Inc. will be imploded Building 877 on Governors Island in New York. The implosion is planned to take place at around 7:36AM Local Time Building 877 is the tallest building [...]

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