Category Archives: Industrial Demolition

Blog posts related to the industrial demolition industry, changes to processes and recent activity.

COVID-19 & Industrial Demolition & Construction Safety Resources

Along with the rest of the world, the construction and industrial demolition industries have changed dramatically since the outbreak of COVID-19. Many commercial demolition contractors … Continue reading →

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5 Industrial Demolition Trends in 2020

The Oregon demolition and construction industry will grow in 2020 as the value of construction rises. According to a market research report, “the amount of … Continue reading →

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Industrial Demolition Contractors Make Space for Developers in 2020

2019 was another big year for Oregon demolition contractors, with nearly 2.7 million square feet of industrial buildings completed or under construction in the year. … Continue reading →

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How Could OSHA’s Drone Authorization Affect Oregon Contractors?

OSHA has recently authorized the use of camera-equipped drones to assist in their inspections of industrial demolition sites. The drone inspection program at OSHA is … 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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Oregon Demolition Pros Talk Portland’s Brick Buildings & Safety

Oregon is earthquake territory. Researchers and officials are urging the public to prepare for a Cascadia earthquake as more tremors are noted off the southern … Continue reading →

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Portland Pre-Demolition Inspection vs Pre-Bid Walk-Through

Pre-demolition inspections and pre-bid walk-through are important steps in a Portland demolition project. The processes help demolition companies in Oregon understand project scopes better and … Continue reading →

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Will the Global Sand Shortage Affect Oregon Demolition Companies?

In the summer of 2017, the United States closed its last sand mine. The closure is a reflection of a global sand shortage that’s so … Continue reading →

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Why are Folks Flocking to Portland, Oregon & Who are They?

Portland is booming with an influx of construction to accommodate the record number of individuals moving to the Pacific Northwest. Historically, the City of Roses … Continue reading →

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When is Selective Demolition the Right Choice?

Selective demolitions are best for buildings that are structurally sound. Our Oregon demolition pros examine the prep, steps & more that it entails. Continue reading →

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