Strong Bond
Nov13

Strong Bond

Concrete Cutters Team Up for Dam Fine Job Three CSDA member companies recently combined resources to take on challenging concrete sawing and drilling tasks as part of a $40 million dam strengthening project in Tennessee. The Cherokee and Douglas Dams had been identified as problematic for the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in its quest for licensing with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to bring the Watts Bar Unit 2 Nuclear Reactor...

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South Street Seaport Redevelopment
Nov13

South Street Seaport Redevelopment

Contractor Revitalizes Famous New York Pier As part of a major redevelopment project on a pier in Lower Manhattan, New York, a concrete cutting contractor was given the challenge of coring 2,000 holes, flat sawing 22,000 linear feet and wire sawing 400 pier caps. The contractor’s work kept the overall demolition phase of the project on schedule and has helped to revitalize a famous landmark in New York City. The South Street Seaport...

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Semper Paratus [Always Ready]
Nov13

Semper Paratus [Always Ready]

Fast Response Cutter Supports U.S. Coast Guard Earlier this year, a general contractor was commissioned by the United States Coast Guard to remove an old concrete wharf and several finger piers at the military organization’s boat station in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The structures were to be replaced by a newly-designed wharf that would be the port for the station’s new vessel—the Fast Response Cutter (FRC). In order to complete the...

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SPARC of Ingenuity
Jan24

SPARC of Ingenuity

Diamonds Key to Baseball Stadium Transformation The crack of the bat and the roar of the home crowd at Cooper Stadium may have faded, but soon the roar of engines and the smell of gasoline will fill the Columbus, Ohio venue. A $40-million project is underway to transform the former home of Minor League Baseball’s Columbus Clippers into a state-of-the-art racetrack and automotive research and training center. For three months this...

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