In The News

08/07/2020

O, Little Tower of Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, PENNSYLVANIA - Read about the preparation for and implosion of the Martin Tower, the former Bethlehem Steel Headquarters. For the original article, published in the NDA's Demolition Magazine, pages 14-19, please click here

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12/06/2016

Watching buildings fall on the Strip another excuse to party

By John Przybys for the Las Vegas Review-Journal June 12, 2016 For original article, please click here. New Year’s Eve? Meh. National Finals Rodeo? Pffft. The Consumer Electronics Show? Whatever. But an iconic Strip casino...

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01/10/2011

“Blowdown” Series in High Definition

CDI’s sister company, The Loizeaux Group, LLC (who brokers all of CDI's public/media relations), has been working closely with Parallax Film Productions, Inc. since mid-2007 on a High Definition series of 1-hour documentaries being aired internationally on the...

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12/06/2010

CDI Presented the 2010 ABC Gold Level STEP Award

Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) has awarded Controlled Demolition, Inc. (CDI) with the prestigious Gold Level of Achievement Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) Award for 2010. ABC’s STEP Award requires extensive personnel training,...

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06/01/2010

When 99% Is Not Enough

EXPLORING THE GAP BETWEEN CONFIDENCE AND CERTAINTY In the world of financial engineering, risk measures are used to estimate the probabilities of unexpected outcomes. VaR is commonly utilized to calculate the worst loss an institution...

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05/26/2010

Cooling Tower Demolished in SRS Footprint Reduction

-Original article in the Aiken Standard- In a matter of seconds, a $90 million structure that took three years to complete was reduced to millions of pounds of rubble as the cooling tower at Savannah...

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05/07/2010

Alaskan Tower Demolition Starts LORAN System Decommissioning

Original article with photos can be found by clicking here. CDI's video angles can be found on our YouTube Channel. With cracks as sharp as the frozen Arctic air, a 1,357-ft steel communications tower in...

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01/15/2010

Mark Loizeaux named as Top 25 Newsmaker of 2009 by Engineering News Record

Original article with photos can be found by clicking hereFollow-on article detailing ENR’s selection of Mark Loizeaux can be found by clicking here The Top 25 Newsmakers of 2009 Many people serve to improve the...

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11/25/2009

Faulty Tower’s Implosion Will Set New Height Record

By Nadine M. Post, for Engineering News Record November 25, 2009 Original article with photos can be found by clicking here The specific date in December for the implosion of the faulty, 376-ft-tall condominium tower...

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11/17/2009

CDI Launches YouTube Channel

"The Art of Implosion" - A graphically beautiful and technically challenging industry. It’s no surprise to us that we receive numerous requests for video footage each day from students of all ages and ‘fans of...

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