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  • Demolition Equipment and Tool Rental by Universal Wrecking Corp

    Universal Wrecking Corp. (UWC) provides demolition equipment and tool rentals throughout the United States.  From large demolition excavators to skid steers and from concrete crushers to demolition attachments, UWC provides a complete source for your demolition rental needs. We have a large fleet of demolition and wrecking equipment and attachments that can be rented on a short or long term ...

  • Looking For a Demolition Contractor or Company in Pennsylvania?

    If you are looking for a safe and experienced demolition contractor or demolition company in Pennsylvania, then contact Universal Wrecking Corp. ...

  • Universal Wrecking Corp Highlights Demolition Equipment Rental Services

    Universal Wrecking Corp (UWC) is a diversified demolition, wrecking and scrap metal recycling contractor but also provides rental of demolition equipment.  We have an extensive fleet of specialized demolition equipment which we will rent with a skilled operator or bare so that our clients may utilize their own workforce. Our fleet of specialized demolition and wrecking equipment for rental ...

  • Ashted vibration monitoring used during chimney demolition

    Vibration monitoring equipment from Ashtead Technology Rentals played an important role when a famous Lancashire landmark from the Victorian era came crashing to the ground in a controlled explosion. Encia Demolition carried out the detonation of the 65 metre tall Gem Mill chimney in Oldham to make way for a housing development. In order to monitor the ground vibrations caused by the detonation, ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • R. Baker & Son Rigging and Demolition Blog

    R. Baker & Son All Industrial Services is pleased to announce our demolition and rigging blog at http://rigging-demolition.blogspot.com . Our demolition and rigging blog provides updates and new on R. Baker & Son including: ◦Demolition and Rigging Project Photos ◦News on R. Baker & Son including Projects and Achievements ◦Safety Awards and Recognitions Please feel free to visit ...

  • Historic look back at large airport demolition project

    R. Baker & Son All Industrial Services performed the demolition of JFK’S American Airlines Concourse “C” and Terminal in December 2000 and completed the project by the end of June 2001. This high profile project called for very tight security and very stringent safety precautions.R. Baker & Son All Industrial Services’ (R. Baker & Son) standard operating procedures called for daily ...

  • MagneGas Selected for Major Steel Demolition Project in Florida

    MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a leading energy and technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into MagneGas fuel, today announced that its cutting fuel is being used in the steel portion of the demolition of the St. Petersburg Pier. The St. Petersburg Pier is a multi-story structure that is being ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

  • Building Demolition and Implosion Videos by Universal Wrecking Corp

    Come see our YouTube Demolition and Wrecking Video Channel.  Our Demolition and Wrecking Video Channel has videos of Universal Wrecking Corp performing building demolition, wrecking, controlled implosions by mechanical means, and other types of demolition Please see our ...

  • MagneGas Selected for 5 Major Florida Demolition Projects

    MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (MNGA) a leading technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into MagneGas2® fuel, announced today that its cutting fuel has again been selected by industry experts as the fuel of choice for five major demolition projects in Florida. MagneGas2® fuel is ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

  • How to Offset the Costs on Your Demolition Project

    In order to keep your demolition costs to a minimum, clients need to maximize the return on scrap metal recycling and salvage of equipment and parts.  By doing this, clients with large demolition and wrecking projects can see a substantial offset on demolition costs.  In some cases, clients can get paid if there is enough scrap metals and used equipment sale. ...

  • Scrap Metal Prices Soaring - Time to Start Demolition

    Now may be the time for you to start that demolition project with ferrous and non ferrous metals rising to new heights.  During demolition, scrap metals such as steel, copper, stainless steel and other metals are collected for recycling.  The revenue generated by these recycling efforts can help offset the costs of demolition.  In many cases, the value of the scrap metals ...

  • Prison demolition closes in on zero waste target

    A Scottish prison demolition project, managed by contractor Carillion, has beaten its own recycling target of 98 per cent by hitting 99.5 per cent. Less than half a per cent of waste from the site was sent to landfill meaning the project was very close to achieving Scotland’s zero waste aspirations. Carillion demolished Low Moss prison at Bishopbriggs, Glasgow to make way for a new prison planned ...

  • Removal of building crane important step in demolition

    A building crane in one of Dounreay’s shut-down facilities became a waste package itself when a much larger crane reached in through the roof and lifted it off its rails. The decontamination and waste handling facility, code named D1207, was built to serve Dounreay’s chemical plants and the next door Vulcan site. The electrical overhead travelling (EOT) gantry crane, which had a 7.5 ton capacity, ...

  • Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. Completes Selective Demolition and Salvage Project

    Dallas Contracting Co., Inc., (website: http://www.dallascontracting.com) a specialized demolition company providing demolition contractor services, onsite concrete aggregate crushing and scrap metal recycling to various industries, recently completed the selective demolition of a pilot plant at an active chemical manufacturing facility in New Jersey. National Demolition Association member ...


  • Demolition Projects and Air Quality Concerns for Workers and Nearby Residents

    Last month, The Desert Sun published a report about the demolition of a 229 room hotel and spa in downtown Palm Springs.  The article stated that the building, constructed in the 1960s, was found to contain asbestos during the demolition project.  Due to this find, containment of the worksite and air monitoring was put into place to prevent exposure to any asbestos fibers released into ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • Universal Wrecking Corp. completes demolition of concrete aggregate plant in PA

    Universal Wrecking Corp., a premier demolition, scrap metal recycling and wrecking contractor that operates on a nationwide basis, recently completed the demolition of concrete aggregate plant in Hazelton, PA. The property needed to be razed in order to make way for redevelopment. The client selected Universal Wrecking Corp. (UWC) based upon their attention to safety, professionalism and ability ...

  • Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. Completes Demolition Services For Large Manufacturer in NJ

    Dallas Contracting Co., Inc., a demolition contractor specializing in building demolition, concrete crushing and salvage, recently completed the demolition of various structures for a large engineered glass material manufacturer in New Jersey. Dallas Contracting Co. Inc. (Dallas Contracting) was contracted by a leading producer of engineered glass materials serving the highway safety, polymer ...


  • Universal Wrecking Corp. completes selective demolition project in Maryland

    Universal Wrecking Corp., a premier demolition, scrap metal recycling and wrecking contractor that operates on a nationwide basis, completed the selective demolition of fire damaged building in Maryland. During a severe storm many years ago, the building was struck by lighting and subsequently caught on fire. The building sat vacant for several years while the owners and insurance companies ...

  • Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. Completes Warehouse Interior Demolition

    South Plainfield, NJ – Dallas Contracting Co., Inc., a specialized contractor providing demolition services, onsite concrete aggregate crushing, equipment salvage and scrap metal recycling to various industries, recently completed interior demolition services at a large warehouse in New Jersey. Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. was contracted by a general contractor to perform interior demolition ...


  • Final load of debris shipped from K-25 Building demolition project

    On March 11, The final truckload of debris from the K-25 Building demolition project was shipped from East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP). The K-25 Building, located at the East Tennessee Technology Park (the former Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant), was built in 1943 as part of the Manhattan Project. At that time, K-25 was the world’s largest building under one roof. Demolition of the ...


    By US Department of Energy

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