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CDI wins at the 2022 World Demolition Summit

CDI won for the Explosives Demolition project of the year at the 2022 World Demolition Summit held in Vienna, Austria. The award was for the emergency, explosives felling of the remaining Champlain Towers South in...

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How to Prepare for a Controlled Demolition

Mark Loizeaux, president and owner of Controlled Demolition Inc., discusses best practices for preparing for demolition by implosion. Click HERE to view the original article by Alex Kamczyc for Construction & Demolition Recycling online content,...

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Responding to the Call

Surfside, Florida - NDA members lend a hand after the Surfside, Florida condominium building collapse. Click HERE to view the original article by Alexa Schlosser for the NDA's Demolition Magazine, Sept/Oct 2021 issue.

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CDI Implodes Former Trump Plaza in Atlantic City

By Stephanie Loder for Engineering News-Record, February 18, 2021 Click HERE for the full article in ENR.

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O, Little Tower of Bethlehem

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania- Read about the preparation for and the implosion of the Martin Tower, the former Bethlehem Steel Headquarters. Click HERE to view the original article, pages 14-19, NDA's Demolition Magazine, Oct/Nov 2019 issue.

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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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“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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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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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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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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