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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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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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The Science of Sinking the Vandenberg

Link to original article with photos can be found by clicking here. On the surface, it sounds like a simple plan. Each of 42 charges totaling 179 pounds of explosive material will create 3 million...

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Facing the challenge – CDI brings down RCA Dome with a bang

Original article with photos and video can be found by clicking here. Controlled Demolition Inc used 272 kg (600 lb) of explosives, placed as 875 individual sequenced charges, to bring down the former home of...

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