Recent Projects

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Project: Birchwood Power Plant Chimney
Date: 06.24.2021
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CDI, acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, National Salvage & Service Corporation of Bloomington, Indiana) performs the preparation for and successful explosives felling of one (1), 399’ tall, reinforced concrete chimney located at the Birchwood Power Plant in King George, Virginia on June 24, 2021.

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Project: FPL Indiantown Plant Windscreen and Coal Conveyor System
Date: 06.16.2021
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FPL's Last Coal-Fired Plant

CDI, acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, D.H. Griffin Wrecking Co., Inc. of Greensboro, North Carolina, performs the preparation for and successful explosives felling of one (1), 495’ tall windscreen and one (1) coal conveyor system located at the Florida Power and Light Indiantown Plant in Indiantown, Florida on June 16, 2021.

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Project: Crystal River Energy Complex Hung Boiler Units #1 & #2
Date: 06.12.2021
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Crystal River - Phase I

CDI, acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, NorthStar Contracting Group, Inc. of Orlando, Florida, performs the preparation for and successful explosives felling of Hung Boiler Units #1 and #2 located at the Crystal River Energy Complex in Crystal River, Florida on June 12, 2021

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Project: Tonawanda Coke Plant Chimneys
Date: 06.05.2021
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Three Chimneys, One Shot

CDI, acting as the explosives Sub-Contractor to Main Demolition Contractor Ontario Specialty Contracting, Inc., of Buffalo, NY, designs and performs the explosives felling of three (3) chimneys at the Tonawanda Coke Plant in Tonawanda, NY.

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Project: 90 Mitsubishi 1000A Wind Turbines
Date: 05.01.2021
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Explosive Felling in the High Desert

CDI, acting as Explosives Design and Performance Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor Dallas Demolition of Dallas, Texas, who was working for General Demolition Contractor RiverCap Ventures of Rocky River, Ohio, performs the successful explosives felling of 90, Mitsubishi 1000A Wind Turbines in New Mexico.

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Project: Thermally Damaged Wind Turbine
Date: 04.27.2021
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CDI, acting as Explosives Design and Performance Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor NorthStar D and R, Inc., of Houston, Texas and General Contractor Wanzek of Fargo, North Dakota, performs the preparation for and successful explosives felling of a thermally damaged 90-meter-tall hub height, Mitsubishi MWT102/2.4 MW wind turbine located in Lyford, Texas on Tuesday, April 27, 2021.

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Project: Global Agricultural Co. Production Unit
Date: 04.17.2021
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CDI, acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, American Integrated Services, Inc. of Anaheim, California, performs the preparation for and successful explosives felling of a Global Agricultural Company Production Unit, located in Houston, Texas at 8:00 AM on Saturday, April 17, 2021.

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Project: Sunrise Cooperative Headhouse
Date: 04.10.2021
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CDI, acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, North American Dismantling Corp. (NADC) of Lapeer, Michigan, performed the preparation for and successful explosives felling of a 233’ tall, reinforced concrete headhouse in Sidney, Ohio, under NADC’s contract with the property owner, at 10:00 AM on Saturday, April 10, 2021.

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Project: Plaza Tower
Date: 02.17.2021
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A "Lay Down" in Atlantic City

Controlled Demolition, Inc., acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, Haines & Kibblehouse, Inc. of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, performs the successful planning of, drilling for and explosives felling of the 34-story, reinforced concrete Plaza Tower in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. The 34-story tower was 370' tall. CDI loaded 1,900 lbs of explosives in 2,300 locations over 14 floors of the structure and installed over 700 delays using a non-electric initiation system to carefully control the fall of the structure while maximizing debris fragmentation to facilitate removal of the tidy 70' tall pile of post-implosion debris.

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Project: Holiday Inn - Rosslyn
Date: 12.13.2020
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Clearing the Way

CDI, acting as Explosives Subcontractor to Main Demolition Contractor, The Berg Corporation of Baltimore, Maryland, performs the preparation for and explosives felling of one (1), 20-story, post-tensioned, reinforced concrete hotel structure in Rosslyn, Virginia on Sunday, December 13, 2020.

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