World Records

World Records

Seattle Kingdome
Seattle, Washington, USA
03/26/2000
Record: The world's largest structure, by volume (19.821 million cu. m.), to be demolished by explosives.

J.L. Hudson Department Store
Detroit, Michigan, USA
10/24/1998
Records:  At 439 ft. tall Hudson’s is the tallest building & the tallest structural steel building ever imploded.  At 2.2 million square feet, Hudson's is the largest single building ever imploded.

Villa Panamericana & Las Orquideas
San Juan, Puerto Rico
08/16/1998
Record:  The most buildings shot in a single implosion sequence.

Omega Radio Tower
Trelew, Argentina
06/23/1998
Record:  At 1201' 5", the tallest manmade structure ever felled with explosives.