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Bulldozing a Modernist Landmark

If a man’s home is his castle, why can’t he tear it down? The new owner of a Frank Lloyd Wright cottage in Glencoe, Ill., has posed that question in the most acute way...

Top 10 demolition contractors 2019

Top 10 demolition contractors 2019

In 2019, demolition and recylcling companies around the world saw a combined turnover of US$6.4 billion – over US$1 billion higher than in 2015. And with the nuclear and oil and gas well-decommissioning services...

Contractor bribes Cleveland demolition official

Contractor bribes Cleveland demolition official

A North Royalton, Ohio, contractor pleaded guilty June 17 to bribing a Cleveland demolition official, Cleveland.com reports. Martin Fano, owner of ABC Construction, paid Cleveland’s former Demolition Bureau Chief Rufus Taylor $460 in bribes...

Exterior demolition begins on Detroit arena

Exterior demolition begins on Detroit arena

Exterior demolition work has commenced on Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena, mlive.com reports. This arena has served as home to the Detroit Red Wings, as well as numerous concerts, entertainment and wrestling events since it opened in...