Drilling & Sawing Company Tackles Massive Tower in Decatur – Decatur Morgan Hospital was scheduled to have the top three floors of its south tower removed in late 2016 to eliminate excess space and lower utility and maintenance costs. It was determined that the project, which would last over a year, would benefit greatly with the selection of concrete cutting services because they offered a less invasive . . .
This was a concrete sawing and drilling job of seismic proportions—20 million pounds cut and removed above and below water, 5,000 holes cored to depths up to 39.4 feet, 7,500 square feet of surface scarified—completed in phases over a three-year period.
The construction of Ottawa’s state-of-the-art light rail transit system (OLRT), named the Confederation Line, is the Canadian city’s largest transportation infrastructure project in history with a price tag of $1.6 billion USD.
The City of Philadelphia’s Water Department had a problem, and the obvious method of core drilling was ruled out as a solution due to limited access. So, an alternative solution was needed.
A specialty concrete sawing and drilling contractor was recently called to Port Manatee on the southeastern edge of Tampa Bay, Florida, to cut and remove a 600-foot-long, 44-foot-wide section of a 3-foot-thick concrete wharf and seawall.
A new 1,600-foot-long steel bridge had been open to traffic for several months before an oversight in its design was identified and needed immediate attention.