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VIDEO: CDI implodes silos at Lexington Coal

Controlled Demolition Inc. (CDI) of Phoenix, Maryland, performed the preparation for, and explosives felling of, one 95-foot-tall reinforced concrete silo and four 95-foot-tall tandem reinforced concrete coal silos in Threeforks, Kentucky, on Dec. 7...

Top 20 demolition contractors of 2017

These demolition contractors led the way in revenue in 2017. The strength of the demolition sector is a good indicator of the strength of the economy as a whole. As such, Construction & Demolition Recycling magazine’s...

Bomag partners with Komatsu America

Bomag Americas, Inc.,South Carolina, and Illinois-based Komatsu America Corp. have entered into an agreement for the sale and support of Bomag compaction, milling, paving and reclaiming/stabilizing equipment for roadbuilding and other construction markets. Komatsu’s...

Grand Manor Hotel brought down, threat to US embassy

A five-star hotel in Gigiri was yesterday pulled down by Nairobi county after the owners lost a court case blocking the demolition. The county government destroyed the multimillion Grand Manor Hotel on grounds that...

Oil Tanker Firms Scrap Most Ships In Three Decades

Companies around the world have scrapped a record number of large crude tankers in 2018. About 100 vessels of the industry’s main crude carriers have been sent to India and Bangladesh for demolition, according to data from Clarkson Research Services Ltd., the statistical and research...