Crane Under Demolition Collapses

A crane under demolition collapsed at Port of Portland’s Terminal Four, specifically at the Kinder Morgan soda ash export facility. Portland Oregon Fire and Rescue Lt. Joseph Troncoso said no one was hurt. A crew was [...]

CDI Implodes Old El Paso City Hall

Grant Mackay Demolition along with their implosion subcontractor CDI, imploded the former El Paso City Hall following years of fierce debate over whether the 1979 vintage building should be razed. The decision was make to reduce [...]

Asarco Smokestacks Dropped by Dykon Blasting

It took less than 30 seconds for the two massive smokestacks that have dominated the El Paso, TX skyline to topple Saturday, taken down by two dynamite blasts. The 600- and 829-foot-tall stacks were imploded by [...]

PenPly Stack Implosion Proves to be a Pain

The planned implosion of a Port Angeles, WA landmark, didn’t go as planned. The 175-foot chimney stack an the former Peninsula Plywood mill site didn’t want to go out with a bang. A crew was planning [...]

$850,000 Judgment Against Company Owner

A Jefferson County, Ohio judge has ordered Arthur David Sugar and several of his affiliated companies to pay an $850,000 civil penalty resulting from the improper demolition of the former Weirton Steel facility in Steubenville and [...]

Final Pieces of Marble Falls Bridge Imploded

The final pieces of the old U.S. 281 bridge in Marble Falls were reduced to rubble April 5. The explosive demolition of the remaining two piers from the structure shot water above the deck of the [...]

MSU-Mankato’s Gage Hall Has a Date with Implosion

Officials announced that Gage Hall on the Mankato campus at Minnesota State University will be imploded on the weekend of June 29-30. The 47 year old Gage Hall, has housed more than 50,000 students as well [...]

D.H. Griffin Starts Major Demolition at Florida Power Plant

Crews from D.H. Griffin have begun major demolition at the half century old Florida Power & Light plant at Port Everglades. The big, blue structure and its candy striped smoke stacks will be replaced with a [...]

Is Your Demolition Company For Sale?

Or do you know someone that is interested in selling theirs? We’ve been contacted by one of our members who wants to purchase an operating demolition company. Environmental experience is a plus. You can contact us [...]

Adamo Group Pays $1 For Demolition Project & Salvage Rights

The project, the Robert Scott Correctional Facility located on 53 acres in Northville, MI. From the early reports Adamo should net more than $400,000 from the deal. Adamo will own everything on the site, including a [...]

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