Published 8/7 at 17:13
The circular economy is one of the topics of the moment in construction and, of course, demolition, as we are becoming more and more aware of the importance of reusing materials and recycling what we have already used.
Published 10/5 at 14:52
Published 10/5 at 14:01
Construction is currently underway in the Philippines on a massive bridge system connecting Cebu City with Cordova on the southern end of Mactan Island. The 8.5km Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway, slated for completion in 2021, will span the Mactan Channel with a 51m navigational clearance for shipping vessels. It promises to ease congestion between Cebu and Mactan and boost economic activities throughout the region by providing additional access to the island and the Mactan-Cebu International Airport for an estimated 50,000 vehicles a day.
Published 9/3 at 15:45
Richard von Harpe, Aquajet’s area manager for Latin America and the Caribbean, believes that hydrodemolition solutions offers contractors a number of benefits. These range from productivity to peace of mind. However, he believes that not all hydrodemolition machines are the same, providing five key components to consider when selecting a hydrodemolition robot.
Published 9/3 at 11:40
NADECO, the National Association for Demolition and Circular Economy in Construction, is the name of the new association created after the successful merger of the Italian Association for Demolition and the Italian Association for Controlled Demolition.
Published 9/3 at 11:31
With over 25 years of industry experience, Priestly Demolition Inc. is one of the largest, and best known, demolition contractors in Canada, being a trusted partner of many international companies and government agencies across North America and further afield. The company has offices in both Canada and the US, with plans to expand even further.
Published 9/3 at 11:30
Published 2/12, 2020 at 15:00
Birla Cements is home to the world´s largest fleet of giant HB 10000 heavy breakers. The company operates its 17 strong fleet at its limestone mining operations in Western India, with a comprehensive Epiroc maintenance contract and extensive spare parts inventory, ensuring that Birla’s breakers are up and running 24/7.
Published 2/12, 2020 at 14:51
The Son Amat quarry is located on the Spanish island of Mallorca, with a long history and deep roots in the region. With an emphasis on safety, the quarry now uses the Epiroc HB 7000 DP hydraulic breaker, purchased from Epiroc’s official specialist dealer Cohimaop.
Published 2/12, 2020 at 14:15
More than 640k north of Winnipeg, the Keeyask Generation Project is underway. During the seventh year of construction, a problem occurred when water in a pipe in the intake froze, damaging a concrete pier. Keeyask managers opted to use hydrodemolition to remove the damaged section using a specialised contractor to overcome environmental and logistical challenges, while delivering quality results. Water Blasting & Vacuum Services Inc., a Canadian industrial cleaning specialist, secured the contract based on a plan that provided not only the efficiency to complete the 140m3 removal work on time, but recycled nearly 80% of the water.
Published 21/4, 2020 at 14:40
Published 21/4, 2020 at 10:39
Sennebogen has been synonymous with customer-specific mechanical engineering since 1952 and has successfully established itself as a leading global manufacturer in many areas of crane technology and demanding materials handling.
Published 21/4, 2020 at 10:38
Rammer is one of the most respected manufacturers of hydraulic hammers in the world, offering a wide range of powerful, productive and durable hydraulic attachments that are suitable for carriers in the 0.6t to 120t operating weight class. Today, their offering consists of hydraulic hammers, booms, pulverisers, cutter crushers, scrap shears and multiprocessors.
Published 21/4, 2020 at 10:35
Published 21/4, 2020 at 10:34
Doosan Infracore Europe the latest member of the EDA and is one of the world’s leading demolition, construction, quarry and mining equipment manufacturers, being part of the Infrastructure Support Business (ISB) of the worldwide Doosan Group.
Published 24/2, 2020 at 10:40
Published 24/2, 2020 at 10:38
Published 3/12, 2019 at 15:09
Published 22/11, 2019 at 10:18
Älmby Entreprenad is somewhat of a hidden secret in the Swedish demolition industry, but is a significant player, with an annual turnover of around €34M and a fleet of about 30 different excavators. Now its become the first company in Sweden to dismantle an entire 34m silo using Volvo’s new high reach demolition excavator.