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On the Cover – Construction World – January 2019

Construction World 03/01/2019 On the cover: Jet Demolition won its second consecutive award at the annual World Demolition Awards 2018 at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on 8 November. The premium event of its kind, the awards are hosted by Demolition & Recycling International, published by the KHL Group, in conjunction with the European Demolition Association. The awards are accompanied by an industry-leading World Demolition [...]

By | January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

Pat on the Back – SA demolition firm’s work at Duvha Power Station receives international acclaim

Engineering News 14/12/2018 Pat on the Back – SA Demolition Firm’s work at Duvha Power Station receives international acclaim […]

By | December 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

Second international award makes Jet Demolition a world leader

Engineering News 15/11/2018 Second international award makes Jet Demolition a world leader Jet Demolition won its second consecutive award at the annual World Demolition Awards 2018 at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on 8 November. The premium event of its kind, the awards are hosted by Demolition & Recycling International, published by the KHL Group, in conjunction with the European Demolition Association. The awards are [...]

By | November 15th, 2018|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

Kiewit Manson leads the way at World Demolition Awards

KHL 09/11/2018 Kiewit Manson leads the way at World Demolition Awards USA-based joint venture proved the value of collaboration when its entry to the World Demolition Awards not only took first prize in the Collaboration category but scooped the overall ‘best of the best’ award as well. The awards, held in Dublin as the concluding part of the 10th World Demolition Summit, recognise innovation and [...]

By | November 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

Recognising the best

Crown Publications 01/11/2018 Recognising the best The winners in the 17th annual Best Projects Awards competition were announced at a function in Johannesburg on 31 October. This award is the only in the country that recognises excellence across the entire construction industry. Projects are independently judged – by submission only. This year the competition attracted 53 entries – a few more than last year. The [...]

By | November 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

Demolition of freeway bridges goes according to plan

Engineering News 11/03/2011 Demolition of freeway bridges goes according to plan As part of the ongoing South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) road improvement project, civil engineering firm Grinaker-LTA commissioned demolition services provider Jet Demolition to demolish the old Le Roux bridge and the Nellmapius bridge over the N1 Ben Schoeman highway, in Midrand. The demolition of the Le Roux bridge took place at the end January, while the Nellmapius bridge was demolished [...]

By | March 11th, 2011|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

Demolition expert blows away competition

Mining Weekly 11/05/2007 Demolition expert blows away competition In May this year, demolition specialist Jet Demolition is set to receive a prestigious Noscar safety award for the fourth consecutive year in recognition of achievement in occupational risk management. “A system compliance of 95% during audits, and a disabling injury frequency rate (DIFR) lower than 0,8 over a three year period qualifies for a Noscar,” explains [...]

By | May 11th, 2007|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments

A turnkey approach to demolition

Mining Weekly 25/11/2005 A turnkey approach to demolition Combining physics and engineering to achieve optimal blast designs requires a sound understanding of the structure and its potential environmental impacts. When structures outlive their useful purpose, extensive renovation is one option available to the building owner. However, where buildings are condemned or pose a hazard, demolition frequently offers the most practical and economical solution. In fact, [...]

By | November 25th, 2005|Categories: Blog 1|0 Comments