Demolition drone video takes top prize. North Carolina drone pioneer Nelson Aerial Productions has taken home first place in the Second Annual Engineering Drone Video of the Year contest held at AUVSI Xponential in Chicago, IL. The video titled “The Big Boom” documents 10 separate building implosions across the United States. Of the 10 implosions,…Read moreRead more
Weekend possession condensed into four epic minutes. A new film from Central Bedfordshire Council charts the recent weekend-long possession of the A421 Cranfield Road Bridge bridge demolition. The project forms an integral part of the ongoing A42 Dualling Project that is expected to run until Winter 2020.
Stacks and boiler house fall with stunning symmetry. A historic chapter for Louisville Gas and Electric Company ended yesterday when the company brought down the last standing portions — the boiler house and stacks — of the now retired coal-fired Cane Run Generating Station, located in the southwest corner of Jefferson County.
CDI carries out yet another dynamic blast. Controlled Demolition, Inc. (CDI) – acting as explosives subcontractor to Renascent of Indianapolis has carried out the preparation for and successful explosives felling of the roof of the University Hall sports arena in Charlottesville, Virginia:
Year-long demolition condensed into just over a minute. The Brent Delta oil rig, once the world’s deepest drilling rig, has been dismantled in Hartlepol in the UK. And that deconstruction has been captured in this amazing time-lapse film.
CDI carries out implosion of former steel company HQ. Martin Tower, the former headquarters of Bethlehem Steel, has been imploded in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Bethlehem Steel was once America’s second-largest steelmaker, providing ships and armaments to the US military during World War II and helping to build the Empire State Building and Golden Gate Bridge. The…Read moreRead more
Dutch attachment and dust suppression specialist on parade. There was just so much to see at Bauma 2019 that we are STILL working our way through the resulting video edits. The latest to roll out of our video department is a look around the stand of Dutch dust suppression and attachment specialist Dehaco, which is…Read moreRead more
Controlled implosion fells Polish cooling tower. A cooling tower measuring 90 metres in height has been demolished at the Lagisza Power Station in Bedzin, Poland.
Italian demolition giant carries out partial stadium demolition. Award-winning demolition contractor Despe has carried out the partial demolition of the Stadio di Bergamo, home of Series A team, Atalanta. And the action is captured in this new time-lapse film.
Overnight internal collapse leads to road closures. Construction at the Marshall Hotel lead officials to close roads in downtown Sacramento Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning. Tuesday evening debris and floors inside the building started collapsing on their own, throwing debris and dust onto the street. Pedestrians walking in the area were concerned the entire…Read moreRead more