Demolition Starts on Morrill Hall

After more than 100 years of history, Morrill Hall at Michigan State University has reached the beginning of the end. Workers began dismantling the building after completing phase one of its demolition last month by removing [...]

6 Workers Escape Fire at Demolition Project

Six demolition workers escaped from a fire at the former Consumers Energy building in downtown Jackson Michigan last week. Five workers were trapped on the fourth or fifth floor, while a sixth was on the 11th [...]

Hotel Sterling Back Up for Demolition Bids

Today Wilkes-Barre, PA opened up the bid process for demolition and site clearance of the Hotel Sterling. Bids are due on June 18th at 9:30 a.m., and then they will be publicly read aloud at 10 [...]

Record Breaking Demolition of Viaduct in China

A 2 mile long viaduct in the Chinese city of Wuhan was demolished, breaking a record for the longest reinforced concrete bridge ever blown up in the country. The viaduct built in 1997, was demolished to [...]

Worker Killed at Demolition Site

A worker died after a tree fell on him during demolition of a building in Scottsdale, Arizona According to reports the man was removing debris from the site when he was struck by the tree. The [...]

The New Construction & Demolition Recycling Association

The Construction Materials Recycling Association has renamed itself the Construction & Demolition Recycling Association. The 18 year old association has grown rapidly in recent years, including expanding its headquarters and adding additional staff. It has developed [...]

Demolition Explosives Stolen

The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering a $5,000 reward after powerful explosives used for demolition were stolen from a business near Troy, Missouri. Two cases of explosives, weighing about 100 pounds, [...]

Hydro-Demolition Company Charged for Violating the Clean Water Act

A hydro-demolition company and two of its employees have been indicted for allegedly dumping the waste water into the river and the Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Treatment Plant. Crane-Hogan Structural Systems based in Spencerport, NY, was [...]

Bid Alert: Ilwaco, WA Demolition of 250,000-Gallon Wood Reservoir

Sealed Proposals will be received by the undersigned at the City of Ilwaco, 120 First Avenue North, Ilwaco, Washington 98624, up to 2:00 p.m.; local time on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, for furnishing the necessary labor, [...]

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation Reports Lower Demolition Numbers

Yesterday Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation reported earnings for the 1st quarter of 2013. Jonathan Berger, Chief Executive Officer stated, “For the three months ended March 31, 2013, Great Lakes reported Revenue of $188.8 million, [...]

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