Video – One big shove…

Drone’s eye view of the demolition of a former rock silo. The “demolition pole giving it one big shove” method of felling this rock silo might be a little primitive. But the methods used to capture the process – a drone and a boom-mounted GoPro camera – give this demolition job a modern and beautiful…Read moreRead more

Video – Bridge goes out with a bang…

400 pounds of explosives turn D’Iberville bridge into debris pile And just like that, all that remained of the Big Ridge Road bridge was a massive dust cloud. Just after 10 p.m. Saturday, the Mississippi Department of Transportation demolished the bridge as part of a $41 million interchange project that’s expected to be completed by…Read moreRead more

Video – Last man standing…

Stubborn structure falls at second time of asking. The ongoing demolition at Duke Energy’s HF Lee plant continued this past week. But unlike its sister structures and the smokestacks imploded at the end of last year, one of the buildings refused to fall, tarnishing a blast sequence. Thankfully, the explosives engineers managed to pop the…Read moreRead more

Video – Hillhead Highlights #5

In advance of next week’s show, here’s the last-ever edition of the Hillhead Highlights video show. If, like many of your fellow demolition professionals, you’re planning to attend the Hillhead 2014 exhibition in Buxton next week, here’s your last chance to preview some of the hottest new equipment that will be on display. In the…Read moreRead more

Video – Keep taking the tablet…

The new tablet from Rugged and Mobile redefines on site computing. The electronic sharing of information and documents is as much a part of site life these days as hard hats and swearing. But while the mobile computing revolution has made computers smaller, lighter and more connected, the specific durability needs of the construction and…Read moreRead more

Video – Hillhead Highlights #4

Diggers and Dozers throws its spotlight onto more new kit scheduled for the Hillhead show. The quarry extravaganza that is Hillhead 2014 is almost upon us. And while some are packing their bags and making ready for the journey to Buxton in Derbyshire, those video men(talists) over at Diggers and Dozers have delivered the penultimate…Read moreRead more

Video – Double whammy…

Simultaneous demolition of bridge and tower block in China. reports.

Video – Breaking News….literally

Miller GroundBreaking will enter the hydraulic hammer business at Hillhead 2014. reports.

Video – Winkler Hall imploded…

Winkler Hall imploded in 15 seconds. reports.

Video – Hillhead Highlights Episode 2

Diggers and Dozers takes its second look ahead to the big products making their UK debut at Hillhead 2014. reports.