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Armac Group is looking to fill two key roles as part of expansion process. Solihull-based Armac Group, one of the UK’s most-respected demolition companies and a recognised leader in the field of bridge demolition, is seeking to enhance its performance with two key appointments. The company is actively seeking two experienced industry professionals to fill […]
Hard-hitting display highlights dangers of deadly fibres. Scores of heart-wrenching messages, written by people who have lost husbands, wives, fathers and children to asbestos-related diseases, are at the centre of a hard-hitting public art installation aimed at highlighting the dangers of exposure to the deadly fibres. Artist Joe Joiner, whose own great-grandmother died after being […]
2,000 Bermondsey homes evacuated and Tower Bridge closed after WWII ordnance unearthed. Industry news portal Construction Enquirer is reporting that Crawley-based demolition contractor Matthews has uncovered an unexploded 1,000 lb World War Two bomb on a south London building site near the Shard. A digger driver raised the alert triggering a widespread evacuation of over […]
Demolition firm sued over failure to pay demolition/asbestos fines. Federal workplace safety officials have sued Scarborough-based Downeast Construction Corp., seeking to collect fines for a series of safety violations during a demolition and asbestos removal operation at the embattled Forster Mill complex in Wilton. U.S. Attorney Thomas Delahanty on Sunday filed into the court’s electronic […]
DSM does the business as “mouth of Hell” Greyfriars Bus Station in Northampton is imploded. DemolitionNews.com reports
Your chance to join one of the south east’s most respected demolition firms. J. Mould (Reading) Ltd, one of the most revered and respected demolition companies in the south east of England, is seeking to underpin its continued strategic expansion with the appointment of an Estimator/Surveyor. The ideal candidate will have a diverse skill set, […]
Contractor departs Florida site at centre of automatic weapons furore. Remnants of the “Round Building” will continue to linger near the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, after officials said Tuesday that the company hired to tear it down has defaulted on its contract. The city had initially hoped to demolish the Round Building […]
In this Storify exclusive, DemolitionNews charts the highs and lows of one of Scotland’s demolition giants, Masterton.
Price Waterhouse Coopers issues official statement on the administration of Scottish demolition company, Masterton. DemolitionNews reports.
Voluntary arrangement fails to save Masterton from inexorable slide into the abyss. It is a year, almost to the day, since I visited the Bacton Gas Terminal in North Norfolk to see Masterton demonstrating its demolition prowess in a challenging and spark-free environment. The resulting article never made it into print, partly because we were […]