Category Archives: Green Demolition

Blog posts related to green demolition and recycling, changes to processes and recent activity.

Portland Industrial Demolition Contractors Advise on Preserving Historical Homes

Portland residents can’t help but notice the growth occurring across our fair boroughs. From the construction of micro-apartments to the addition of new retail storefronts, … Continue reading →

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Portland Demolition Tip: How to Prevent Pollution On a Job Site

Companies that specialize in demolition services can take special precautions to mitigate and minimize air, water, and noise pollution. In this post we focus on Portland demolition, and learn more about green demolition techniques. We discuss how a demolition crew can prevent pollution from spreading to the surrounding environment when they are on a job. Continue reading →

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Industrial Demolition Contractors: LEED Certification and Asset Recovery

Industrial demolition contractors can help your project earn LEED certification through demolition and asset recovery. Find out more! Continue reading →

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Industrial Demolition Contractors Salvage Reusable Materials

With the right techniques, an industrial demolition contractor can salvage 90-95% of materials from a building site, decreasing the demand for virgin materials and diverting hundreds of tons of waste from landfills. Continue reading →

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Extracting Maximum Values through Demolition Asset Recovery

Savvy demolition companies offer demolition asset recovery services to reclaim the salvage value contained in a defunct building. Done right, asset recovery can help offset the costs of tearing down the building and restoring the site to environmental standards. Continue reading →

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Tips from Industrial Demolition Contractors for Residential Demo Teams

As industrial demolition contractors, we often think about how what we do can be applied to residential demolition. Check out the tips we offer! Continue reading →

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Can Mainstream Green Industrial Demolition Increase Jobs?

Green industrial demolition can boost local economies by creating jobs. A 2011 report from John Dunham and Associates found that the scrap steel industry supports about 162,000 jobs in the United States. Continue reading →

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Scrap Metal Demolition Contractors Offer Job-site Recycling Tips

As one of the West Coast’s leading scrap metal demolition contractors, we recycle thousands of tons of metal each year. We also maintain specialized equipment for reusing concrete on job sites in Montana, Arizona and Colorado, among other western states. Continue reading →

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Salvaging Ideas for Homeowners from an Industrial Demolition Contractor

Taking apart a building by hand so almost everything may be reused is the latest environmental innovation among demolition contractors. Portland, Oregon homeowners may be interested to learn what can be salvaged. Continue reading →

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Sustainable Design & Green Scrap Metal Demolition Go Hand in Hand

Contractors and industrial demolition services are collaborating to discover how to build green structures that are easy to deconstruct in an earth-friendly way. Continue reading →

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