Florida Power & Light Port Everglades Demolition

October 1, 2013

The stacks and boilers at Florida Power & Light's (FPL's) old 1960s-era Port Everglades Power Plant came crashing down on July 16, 2013, to make way for a new plant run on U.S.-based natural gas. An estimated 160,000 tons of concrete and metal from the plant will be recycled and reused. The new Port Everglades Next Generation Clean Energy Center will enter service in 2016.


Video report: Detroit Housing Demolition

March 5, 2015

Kristin Smith of "Construction & Demolition Recycling" provides an inside look into the work being done to remove blighted houses in some of the hardest hit neighborhoods of Detroit. Read more about... Read More

Appalachian State Winkler Hall Demolition Implosion

September 11, 2014

The 11-story dormitory, Winkler Hall, at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, comes down in mere seconds during an implosion June 1, 2014. Read More

Cleveland Innerbelt Bridge imposion video

July 16, 2014

On July 12, 2014, thousands of Clevelanders said goodbye to the Interstate 90 Innerbelt Bridge as the steel skeleton of the 1959 bride was demolished using controlled explosive demolition shortly... Read More