Video – Another blast at Metrodome…

Outer ring falls to weekend implosion. The gradual destruction of the former home of the Minnesota Vikings gained pace this weekend as the latest implosion dropped the Metrodome stadium’s outer ring. The blast used 84 charges of dynamite in 24 columns, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported. Everything went according to plan, reports said, and nobody…Read moreRead more

Video – Port Kembla stack is down…

Streaker mars live TV coverage of Port Kembla stack blast.

Video – Bridge falls to icy blast…

Final phase of Nebraska bridge demolition caught on camera. Freezing conditions and a blizzard that blew in the night before the planned blast failed to hold up the final phase of the bridge demolition at Rulo in Nebraska. With temperatures well below zero, the final section of the bridge was detonated and plunged into the…Read moreRead more

Video – Capitol Car Park imploded…

Newport’s Capitol Car Park imploded in early morning blast. www.demolitionnews.com – for when you want to speak to the whole industry, not just part of it

Capitol Car Park set for Sunday blast…

Newport retailers and residents braced for early morning implosion of Capitol car park. www.demolitionnews.com – The demolition news portal for the WHOLE industry

Video – Scott Towers to be imploded…

South Caroline residents make ready for big bang. DemolitionNews; the world’s fastest, most up-to-date news resource for the global demolition industry

Video – Blast drops Governor’s Island block…

Deserted 11-storey New York structure felled in controlled explosion. It took 20 seconds and 250 pounds of explosives to bring down the 45-year-old structure. Before 1996, the building housed 165 members of the U.S. Coast Guard and their families. Officials will put a softball field — part of a new 30-acre park under construction on…Read moreRead more

Video – A blast from the past…literally

Previously unseen footage of the 1992 implosion of the UK’s Bold Power Station cooling towers. The loft here at Demolition News Towers is filled with little more than vinyl LPs from the 1980s and other detritus from our misspent youth. But a YouTube user’s loft contained something a little more interesting than a white label…Read moreRead more

Canadian implosion FAIL…!

Implosion fails to bring down Norsk Hydro plant in Becancour, Canada. After almost a month of rumour and speculation regarding a failed implosion in Canada, we have just been alerted to this footage which shows the Norsk Hydro plant in Becancour failing to succumb to explosive demolition. According to the video, the contract was overseen…Read moreRead more

Oh the joys of high def’ video…

New high definition video truly captures beauty of Montana smokestack implosion. Last week, we brought you footage of Asarco Demolition’s dual implosion of a pair of smokestacks in Montana. But we’ve just uncovered this new high definition footage of the blast. If only all demolition video looked as good as this (and be sure to…Read moreRead more