Demolition

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demolition

[‚dem·ə′lish·ən]
(civil engineering)
The act or process of tearing down a building or other structure.
(ordnance)
Destroying a structure or an area by the use of explosives.

Demolition

The intentional destruction of all or a part of a structure; may include removal of structural elements, partitions, mechanical equipment, and electrical equipment and wiring.

What does it mean when you dream about demolition?

A sense of major changes in one’s life, for better or for worse. A breakdown of old ways of doing things. Alternatively, a sense of being scattered and chaotic.

demolition

The systematic destruction of a building, all or in part.
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In addition to working around infrastructure like electrical services, utility lines and underground transit systems in urban settings, some jobs might also call for preservation of a certain part of a building during a renovation, another niche where controlled demolition is the preferred method, says Ramun.
Perhaps the best means for achieving controlled demolition is to use modern demolition equipment--a high-powered excavator with a specialized attachment.
When it did, it collapsed vertically, much like a controlled demolition.
Witness testimony referring to the way the buildings came down like a controlled demolition have been presented as statements of belief that the collapse was in fact a controlled demolition.
Thanks to the increase in the use of controlled demolition techniques, it appears hydraulic attachments will grow in importance in the years to come.
Holly began as an office junior with a summer job with the Controlled Demolition Group but has now risen through the ranks to be an explosives engineer.
Explosive demolition experts Controlled Demolition have been signed up to take on the job and one lucky competition winner, yet to be announced, will also get to push the plunger while raising cash for a cancer unit at Prince Charles Hospital.
The crack team from Yorkshire-based Controlled Demolition Group was recruited to bring down 15-storey blocks Wychbury Court and Romsley Court at 10am this morning.
Controlled Demolition Group Limited, of Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, admitted four charges under the 1987 Control of Asbestos at Work regulations and was fined a total of pounds 12,000 with pounds 1,146 costs.
Mark Loizeaux, president of Controlled Demolition Inc.
Portland General Electric (PGE) (NYSE:POR) and its contractor, Controlled Demolition, Inc.
Linear shaped charges were used by Controlled Demolition, Inc.

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