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.


Cargill Salt Mine Recycling Project

September 15, 2015

Recycling Today Media Group staff members receive a rare tour of Cargill's Cleveland salt mine where a massive cable and wire recycling project is taking place to raise money for charity. Read More

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