Portfolio Category: Hospital, Schools, and Religious institutions

Square 77 Renovation

Structural demolition of three 8-story historic brick dormitory buildings directly adjacent to occupied housing, student union, and cultural activities center while retaining original street-side facades.  Controlled demolition of upper floors and separation from façade-retention areas was performed using Brokk robotic demolition tools prior to access with extended- reach excavator(s).  Work included shoring and bracing of existing structures to control demolition activities, asbestos abatement, and extensive traffic-control and flagging/safety operations to allow activities to proceed without endangering heavy student and faculty/facility traffic....

Anne Arundel Hall

Complete demolition of academic hall atop and adjacent to significant historical archeological sites at historic St. Mary’s College.  Project included removal and disposal of asbestos containing materials, close coordination with on-site archeological team, and careful demolition and excavation of structural foundation elements and site retaining walls....

Hayes Hall and Cancer Center

Demolition of 8-story hospital administration building within four feet of new operational 2-story Cancer Center with green roof, as well as demolition of adjacent older Cancer Center including MRI suites and heavy mechanical systems. Work was completed successfully without disturbance to ongoing hospital activities and patients.  The project also involved the removal and disposal of hazardous materials including lead-based paint and asbestos. This project included on-site concrete crushing and recycling of concrete and masonry and construction of site drainage systems and water collection basins....