Lastest Demolition News

Heartbreaking photos of the demolition of the 1910 Penn Station, construction
When the original Pennsylvania Station officially opened in Manhattan to the public on Nov. 27, 1910, it was hailed as a monumental work of architecture. Designed in the Beaux Arts style, millions of travelers would ultimately pass through the …
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Monroe Local Schools make plans to tear down a vacant high school and build a
MONROE — A demolition and a new middle school may be in Monroe Local School District's future. At their November meeting, school board members took steps toward demolishing the district's former Lemon Monroe High School building, which has been …
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Work on Elgin Tower Building expected soon

Work on Elgin Tower Building expected soon
As long as "they begin to swing hammers" by late December or early January, the developers believe they will be able to secure state tax credits that expire in December 2016, Kozal said. Selective inside demolition could start before the closing, Kozal …
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Daily Business Report-Nov. 23, 2015
The next aircraft carrier to call San Diego its home port — the USS Theodore Roosevelt — is scheduled to arrive this morning. The 1,092-foot-long “Big Stick” is completing what amounts to an epic voyage, in which it left its old base in Norfolk, Va …
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North Olmsted dedicates Knight-Biddulph stone house landmark: See photos of

North Olmsted dedicates Knight-Biddulph stone house landmark: See photos of
The home was nearly demolished because of the extensive damage, but owners Steve and Alfreda Flagner repaired the damage, preventing demolition. Current owner William Kraley bought the house in 2000 and continued interior and exterior …

See A Century of Change in Brooklyn Heights, NYC's First Historic District
On November 23, 1965, Brooklyn Heights officially became New York City's first historic district, as named by the then brand-new Landmarks Preservation Commission. The neighborhood's landmark status was the result of a decades-long fight between …
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D.C.'s first cidery, its next Compass Coffee and APCO Worldwide's big move
Work will include lighting demolition, new interior partion wall layout, new lighting and plumbing fixtures and installation of new coffee equipment. 1299 Pennsylvania Ave. NW: Renovations to second and third floor office space in the Warner Building …
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Lastest Interior Demolition News

Illini basketball team returning soon to improved State Farm Center in Champaign
The demolition, which focused on improving the infrastructure, removed a bulk of the interior — the majority of the A and B section seating — before building it back and adding new seating areas in the lower level, including retractable bleachers all …
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Maplewood to Close on Post House Deal, Vote on PILOT Transfer Monday

Maplewood to Close on Post House Deal, Vote on PILOT Transfer Monday
He explained that he cannot negotiate leases until he has a construction schedule, which will follow the town's issuance of demolition and foundation permits. “I am going to be very selective about what tenants are in the building,” said Forgione. “It …
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The front entrance of the inn at Hocking College.
“This phase includes selective demolition in the existing dining room, bar, training rooms, restrooms, office and lobby,” according to a Controlling Board document. “Also included is the construction of renovated dining rooms and training rooms with …
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City wants Greensboro landlord's lawsuit dismissed
GREENSBORO — On Monday an attorney for Greensboro will ask a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a landlord who objects to the city's plan to demolish 15 properties he owns in the Glenwood neighborhood. Bulent Bediz, 69, filed the lawsuit in September …
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Planners to hear demolition bids

Planners to hear demolition bids
The Oneonta Planning Commission will consider two applications to demolish buildings, among other business, according to an agenda. Planners will meet at City Hall, 258 Main St., at 7 p.m. Wednesday. A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital seeks to demolish a …
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Restaurants to be razed in Fifth Ave. project
The demolition plan was met with indifference Monday by City Council members, who said they have limited power over the redevelopment of private property. The project requests City Council make an exception to the city's downtown code for the building …
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Demolition of Weymouth Landing eyesore begins
Tuesday marked a milestone for town officials, business owners and Landing residents who for years have been pushing for the demolition of the strip of boarded up, vacant buildings from 8 to 40 Commercial St. CLICK ON THE ARROW ON THE PHOTO TO …
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Augusta eyes demolition moratorium to protect historic buildings

Augusta eyes demolition moratorium to protect historic buildings
Augusta city councilors will consider adopting a 180-day moratorium on the demolition of any buildings deemed to be historic that are also within a proposed new historic preservation district. The moratorium was prompted in part by concern that a …
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Demolition team works to save Harpers Ferry history
Piece by piece, contractors have begun tearing down buildings in Harpers Ferry that were burned in a suspicious fire over the summer. "We are doing a hand [demolition],” explained Dan Dulyea, owner of Dulyea Construction. “So there is not as much dust …
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Lastest Selective Demolition News

Scituate Town Library construction digs up issues
Two months into the construction aspect of the Scituate Town Library expansion/renovation project, discoveries that have come out of the selective demolition process reveal some structural issues that could prove costly. The library project was always …
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Equipment focus: A demolition home run
“We've done some selective demolition of other stadiums in the past, but this is the first time we've ever demolished an entire stadium,” says Andrew Baird, Silverado Contractors project manager. The demolition contractor based in Oakland, California …
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Gabe's Tower gutted, all interior debris removed

Gabe's Tower gutted, all interior debris removed
The interior demolition of Gabe's Tower is complete and all the debris generated by that process has been removed, but removal of exterior components — glass window panes and panels that contain asbestos — will take longer to finish than planned, …
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Workers gut interior of iconic hotel
OWENSBORO — The interior demolition of Gabe's Tower is complete, and all the debris generated by that process has been removed, but removal of exterior components — glass window panes and panels that contain asbestos — will take longer to finish …
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Lastest Demolition News

IDF troops kill three gunmen after coming under fire during home demolition
IDF troops shot and killed three Palestinian gunmen in the West Bank on Monday morning, after they came under fire while carrying out the demolition of a terrorist's home in Kalandiya, the IDF spokesperson said. According to the IDF, after the gunfight …
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Historic bricks stolen during demolition of old Oswego Village Hall
The demolition of the Old Village Hall in downtown Oswego has been completed, but not before thieves stole some of the original red bricks from the building. Trustees several weeks ago authorized staff to hire a firm to tear down the village-owned …
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Equipment moved in for demolition of former jail
Fence has been installed around the former jail and heavy equipment has been moved in for the demolition of the former Putnam County Jail. The Putnam County Commissioners awarded the contract for the old jail demolition project to All excavation …
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