Florida Power & Light Implosion- Plant City, Florida- 2013

Posted: February 23, 2015 in Uncategorized

On July 16, 2013, DHG successfully demolished a 1960s-era Port Everglades Power Plant and in its place Florida Power & Light is building a new, more fuel efficient plant that runs on clean, low-cost American natural gas.

Asbestos abatement, demolition and removal of FP&L’s Port Everglades Power Plant consisted of (4) generating units, (2) nominal 200-megawatt units (Units 1 & 2) and (2) nominal-400 megawatt units (Units 3 & 4) each consisting of conventional dual-fuel fired steam boilers, steam turbine generators and associated support facilities. DARI- Demolition & Asbestos Removal Inc. was subcontracted to perform asbestos abatement. DHG utilized both conventional and implosive demolition techniques to demolish the facility. Also, contracted to remove the footings and foundations. On July 16, 2013, DHG successfully imploded the (4) boilers and (4) – 350′ stacks. DHG recycled in excess of 98% of facility property.AAA power light

Watch the full video here…..http://youtu.be/Gui0AuK93Tc

…….Here’s to another 55 years!

“Shaping America’s Skyline since 1959”

If we have already done work for you, we would like to thank you. We welcome our future clients and invite you to see what the D.H. Griffin Companies can do for you.


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