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Vertical Construction Begins at 9th & Colorado Project

June 29, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Land Development

9th Avenue (Denver) Land, LLC, a joint venture between Continuum Partnersand CIM Group, the developer of the highly-anticipated 9th & Colorado project, a two million square foot urban infillproject spanning 12 city blocks in Denver, announced today that…

Implosion of Pittsburgh’s Greenfield Bridge Paves Way for New Span

January 13, 2016 - in Bridges, Corporate, Design/Engineering

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, consulting, planning, technical and professional services, is serving as the primary construction…

Caltrans Completes Old Bay Bridge East Cantilever Demolition

June 19, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate

OAKLAND – Caltrans on Thursday completed the demolition of the monumental 80-year-old Cantilever section of the East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland…

Collapse of an I-75 Overpass Undergoing Demolition Kills One in Cincinnati

January 20, 2015 - in Bridges, Construction, Transportation

The pancake collapse of an old overpass that was undergoing demolition killed a construction worker late Monday evening and shut down a stretch of the interstate. The collapse happened around 10:30 p.m. during the demolition of the old Hopple Street overpass.…

Demolition Planning as Part of Construction – Reuse and Recycling of Parts Improves the Eco-efficiency of Buildings

December 3, 2014 - in Buildings, Construction, Corporate

With good planning, it is possible to promote the reuse of construction and demolition waste and thereby both conserve the environment and save on material costs. In the future, it will be even more important to assess how buildings can reasonably be repaired…

GEODIS Uses UAV to Monitor Bridge Demolition

GEODIS, the biggest geoinformatics company in Czech Republic, used its own aerial unmanned vehicles (UAV) to monitor the demolition of a bridge on the D1 highway that connects the capital city Prague and Brno. These shots were used by Czech Television for…