All Demolition & Recycling Articles

Conjet invests in factory expansion
Conjet , a manufacturer of remotely operated high-pressure water jetting hydro-demolition machines, is investing € 1 million in its manufacturing headquarters in order to meet growing demand for its equipment.
Dortmund demolition
VIDEO CONTENT: An office block was successfully blown down earlier this year in the centre of Dortmund, Germany. Explosives were used to bring the building down as other methods of demolition were ruled out due to a very confined site area and the close proximity of surrounding structures.
New Material Handlers
Dutch metal recycling specialist, Van Dalen, has bought three new Terex material handlers for its metals processing and shipping operations in the UK.
New Demo Division
Scotland-based Delson Contracts has launched a new demolition division with the purchase of two JS220XD excavators and a JS330 HRD - high reach demolition rig.
End of the line for Mansfield Brewery
The eight storey main brewery building at the defunct Mansfield Brewery, UK, which was closed in 2001, is now being demolished by workers from Cuddy Group
2010 end for Moscow five storey prefabs
A demolition programme in the Northern District of the Russian capital of Moscow has seen 202 five storey prefabricated residential buildings brought down to date out of a total of 338.
European parliament adopts directive on recycling
The European Parliament has approved the European Commission’s directive covering recycling of waste materials in the European Union (EU).
Former NDA executive director dies
William (Bill) Baker, the National Demolition Association’s first executive director, has sadly died after suffering a stroke on 5th June 2008.
Israel ups recycling effort
Out of a total of 3.5 million tones of C&D waste understood to be produced annually in Israel, in 2007 recycling operations across the country succeeded in processing 700,000 tonnes, around 20%.
Spanish success for Firstgrade
UK fixed system supplier Firstgrade Recycling Systems has deliver its first ever waste screening system to a Spanish customer through the company’s dealer in that country, Macarsan.
Keltbray adds recycling reach
Keltbray Group has extended its recycling and waste management arm through the formation of a new company, Keltbray Hunt Ltd, which has acquired the assets of Barham Group, including Barham Waste Services in a deal, the terms of which were not disclosed.
Debut for Dust Fighter
A new tool for dust suppression is now available from Tower Light
New cutting tools from Terex
Terex has introduced a number of new transverse cutting tools into the North American market
Bringing down the Antelope
A Hitachi EX670 belonging to Southern Demolition has been working on the demolition of Antelope Park in Southampton, UK
The passing of Sidney Hunt Snr
Sidney Hunt Snr was one of the leading lights of the UK demolition industry in the last 50 years
Volvos at work
Wastecycle has added Volvo equipment to its fleet at its recycling centre in Colwick
Russian airport job for JCB
JCB equipment was used during the demolition of a terminal building at Koltsovo International Airport, Russia
New pulverisers from Arden
French demolition attachment manufacturer Arden Equipment has launched a new four model range of hydraulic concrete pulverisers in the shape of the BBH range.
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