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Portland Demolition Contractors Manage the Turning Tides of Climate Change

Climate change is set to impact every aspect of our lives, and that extends to the world of industrial demolition. From an increase in building … Continue reading →

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Demolition Companies Pave the Way with Asphalt Recycling

By continuing to commit to recycling, the need for virgin Next time you’re driving down the road, take a moment to appreciate the asphalt that … Continue reading →

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Skilled Craft Positions Tough for C&D Industry to Fill

Approximately 80 percent of demolition companies in Oregon continue to face skilled labor shortages. What caused this labor shortage in industrial demolition? How can the … Continue reading →

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Has Construction & Demolition Wood Biomass Fuel Lost its Spark?

Wood recovered from industrial demolition or construction sites is often sold to a recycling facility specializing in processing this debris. The wood can then be … Continue reading →

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Oregon Leads in Deconstruction & Smart Demolition

Portland demolition contractors are increasingly turning to deconstructing buildings; taking apart buildings and reusing or recycling salvageable materials.

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Oregon Construction & Demolition Employment

It has been a big year for demolition companies in Oregon. In fact, the entire U.S. has experienced a 4.7 percent increase, or 330,000 net … Continue reading →

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Will Wooden Skyscrapers Grace Portland’s Skyline?

For more than a hundred years, Oregon has been the leading producer of wood products in the nation. Almost half the state is covered in … Continue reading →

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How Do Balers & Shears Maximize Scrap Metal Recovery?

Demolition companies in Portland and other major metropolitan centers often have scrap material leftover at the end of a project. This scrap can be turned … Continue reading →

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Are Robots the Answer to C&D Labor Shortages?

Industrial demolition and construction companies are hurting for skilled workers more intensely than in the past.

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Portland’s City Council Votes Strengthening Procedures for Demolishing Older Homes

Urban growth and the demolition of historic homes in Portland has been a topic of debate for years. In the midst of a construction boom … Continue reading →

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