American Demolition Media

Executive Q&A: Dan Costello

Construction & Demolition Recycling (C&DR) magazine celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2019. To help commemorate our time chronicling the C&D sector, we’re taking a look back at how the demolition industry has evolved over the...

SPPS introduces single-phase electric motor

Single Phase Power Solutions (SPPS), Cincinnati, has introduced a 100-horsepower single-phase electric motor. Belle Motors use Written-Pole technology to “minimize voltage sags and flicker on long single-phase distribution lines,” SPPS says. Ideal for industrial...

How robots are revolutionizing recycling

Consumers of secondary commodities, including plastic, paper, metal and wood scrap, all maintain specifications related to the purity and the quality that these materials must possess, as they are key ingredients in the goods...

Urban Gypsum opens drywall recycling facility

Portland, Oregon-based Urban Gypsum has announced the opening of a 75,000-square-foot drywall processing and recycling plant in that city. The company’s new facility can separate the paper backing from the gypsum material and create a...

Illinois court considering C&D landfill monitoring

The supreme court of the State of Illinois is considering a case brought before it which argues that old quarries that became mixed C&D debris landfills need to be monitored for groundwater concerns. According...