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German date for demolition
The 14th annual German Demolition Conference will take place on February 29 and March 1, 2008, once again in Berlin, Germany. About 400 international participants and 40 special exhibitors will gather at the Hotel Berlin. Some 20 technical reports will raise real world problems in demolition technique and should stimulate discussion.
Catching up with gypsum
One form of common demolition waste is currently generally being under-recycled –plasterboard. In the UK, the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) is spearheading efforts to encourage improved reclamation of this gypsum-based interior wall paneling. D&Ri reports
Making the break
Environmental concerns are among the drivers that are fuelling the growing use of specialised demolition attachments instead of more traditional hydraulic breakers. Lindsay Gale reports on the demolition attachment sector
Refurbishment fuels expansion
The success of Genesis Attachments shear reconditioning and blade replacement programme, begun four years ago, has resulted in the company adding a third expansion to its Superior, Wisconsin, manufacturing facility.
A fine mix
With record-breaking figures reported for the 2007 World of Concrete event, the 2008 event is predicted to be even bigger. D&Ri sets the scene
Blasting off
Launch facilities at the Cape Canaveral Air Station, used by the US Department of Defense for Atlas-Centaur and Titan rocket launches for both civilian and military missions for more than 50 years, have reached the end of their working lives. It is now time for their removal and Marcor Remediation is now on site to do the job
Changing the skyline
The four cooling towers at the Calder Hall nuclear power station were brought down by CDI
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