On-Site Magazine


June 2, 2020  

Aquajet introduces Ecosilence 3.0 to power hydrodemolition robots

  Hydrodemolition machine maker Aquajet has released a new

March 6, 2020  

Pomerleau, Delsan AIM picked to tear down old Champlain Bridge in Montreal

The bridge will be taken apart piece by piece with a focus on reusing as many components as possible

February 24, 2020  

Demolition of eight-storey Toronto hospital building sets stage for multibillion-dollar SickKids expansion

An era ended at the Hospital for Sick Children

February 19, 2020  

‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ becomes online star after partially surviving implosion

DALLAS—A social media sensation dubbed the “ Leaning Tower

February 19, 2020  

PCL starts demolition work at Edmonton hospital, making way for $85M expansion

A significant expansion project expected to take about three

December 6, 2019  

Concrete structure collapsing onto excavator, trapping worker leads to fine for Ontario company

A workplace incident that left an excavator operator buried

November 25, 2019  

Kinshofer introduces KFX-Series Breakers

  New from KINSHOFER is the KFX-Series of hydraulic

October 21, 2019  

Explosives topple leaning cranes at partly collapsed New Orleans hotel

NEW ORLEANS—Thundering explosions toppled two cranes Oct. 20 that

August 22, 2019  

Controlled demolition levels remnants of Nanticoke, Ont. coal plant, once the largest in North America

In less than a minute, carefully placed charges safely brought down the nearly 500,000 sq. ft. facility

August 12, 2019  

PCL consortium wins $1.5B contract to rebuild four-tower government complex in Toronto

TORONTO—Infrastructure Ontario has awarded a contract for a major

July 2, 2019  

Demolition progressing on downtown Vancouver tower as crews prep for new 32-storey development

VANCOUVER—Six months into demolition, crews working at 1090 West

June 28, 2019  

Remnants of Italian bridge that collapsed last year demolished in controlled explosion

GENOA, Italy—A spectacular planned explosion June 28 knocked down

April 2, 2019  

Solar facility opens at former Ontario coal plant once the largest in North America

NANTICOKE, Ont.—What was once the largest coal generating station

March 20, 2019  

N.S. to spend another $22.3 million on ferry including renos to Maine terminal

HALIFAX—The Nova Scotia government says it will fund renovations

February 26, 2019  

Aquajet releases Super Lance 3000 designed for hydrodemolition robots

A more versatile lance system for hydrodemolition robots was

February 24, 2019  

As new Champlain Bridge nears completion, feds prepare for $400M project to tear down old bridge

The steel truss cantilever bridge has carried traffic over the St. Lawrence River for more than 50 years

January 15, 2019  

Big chunk of New York’s Tappan Zee Bridge demolished with explosives

TARRYTOWN, N.Y.—A big chunk of the Tappan Zee Bridge

January 9, 2019  

Commuters brace for dreaded ‘Seattle squeeze’ as construction crews demolish city’s waterfront viaduct

The West Coast city has spent years digging a tunnel to replace an aging double-decker highway. The final drive to complete the project is expected to bring three weeks of mayhem

January 7, 2019  

Dewalt releases line of combination and demolition hammers

The Flexvolt 60V Max brushless 1-7/8 in. combination hammer

December 3, 2018  

Bronte Construction wins $5M contract to demolish piers left after Cornwall, Ont. bridge replacement

OTTAWA—The federal crown corporation that oversees four international Ontario