Controlled demolition


Controlled demolition

Controlled demolition refers to:

  • Demolition, the tearing-down of buildings and other structures
  • Controlled Demolition, Inc., Phoenix, Maryland firm that specializes in the use of explosives to create a controlled demolition of a structure

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