Boone Bridge blast delayed…

Inclement weather delays first of two implosions. The demolition of the old Boone Bridge in Missouri will not happen today as planned. Inclement weather over the weekend has prompted MoDOT to delay the demolition until Thursday morning. Both directions of I-64 will close between Boone’s Crossing and Route K starting at 9:45 a.m. and will…Read moreRead more

Video – Grand River bridge falls…

ODOT drops Highway 51 bridge into river. Another day, another bunch of fish with a colossal headache. The Oklahoma Department of Transport today sent the Grand River bridge to Davy Jones Locker with a controlled blast that took out all five sections of the decades-old span:

Video – Magnifica esplosione…

It’s only February and we already have a contender for demolition film of the year. I could bore you with the fact that this film was sent to us by our friends (amici) at Italian contract General Smontaggi. I could tell you that this was shot at the Viadoto Caffaro, Calabria in the south of…Read moreRead more

Video – Kentucky bridge blown…

Bridge-blasted in real-life Hazard County. I can’t help thinking that the fish in the US must be suffering from headaches, shell-shock or mortal fear for their lives from an untimely death from above. It seems that rarely a week goes by when we don’t bring oyu footage of hundreds of tonnes of bridge rubble being…Read moreRead more

Video – All the way from Taipei…

New video charts demolition of Zhongxiao Bridge Ramp. Over the years, we have sucked in video and news from across the demolition world. But, if memory serves me correctly, this is the first time we have featured a video from Taipei. This great video follows the demolition of the Zhongxiao Bridge Ramp and provides a…Read moreRead more

Video – View from the bridge…

Caltrans time-lapse follows demolition of 6th Street viaduct. We brought you a great video of the demolition of Los Angeles’ 6th Street bridge yesterday. But now, thanks to Caltrans, we can bring you an even better one. Shot during a 40 hour possession, the film charts the first phase of the demolition in which 250…Read moreRead more

Video – Saskatoon bridge, Take 2…

Phase 2 of bridge blast moves deck slightly closer to the water. The second blast on the Traffic Bridge in Saskatoon has dropped another portion of the more than 100 year old bridge into the river below. Less spectacular than the previous blast last month, the second implosion basically moved the bridge deck slightly closer…Read moreRead more