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Old Convention Center Imploded
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Old Convention Center Imploded
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Press Releases [archive]

Nov 27 2007 - Wrecking Corp Razes Home of the Legendary T.C. Williams Titans

Oct 24 2007 - Wrecking Corp Wins Demolition Contract For Waterfront Mall Project in Southwest DC

Oct 19 2007 - Wrecking Corp Begins Demolition of Coppin State University Lutheran Hospital

Oct 2 2007 - Wrecking Corp Wins Contract for Building Demolition at One of Washington DC's Busiest Intersections

Sep 27 2007 - Wrecking Corp Begins Demolition of 100-Year Old Eighth Street Office Building in Richmond, Virginia

Apr 16 2007 - Wrecking Corporation of America Completes Demolition of Challenging Post-Tensioned Building at Tysons Corner

Mar 29 2007 - Wrecking Corp Wins Contract for Demolition of Coliseum Mall in Hampton Roads, Virginia

Feb 13 2007 - Wrecking Corp Begins Demolition and Façade Retention of Historic Luzon Apartment Building

Photos [archive]

Winners of Wrecking Corp’s Blackies Memories Contest were feted at a celebration brunch. Click here to view winners’ photos.
From post-implosion demolition to final grading, photos document the final days of the old DC Convention Center. Click here to view.

In The News [archive]

Washington Post, "In Search of Stories with Chops," , October 12th, 2006

Construction, "Demolishing A Washington, D.C., Garage," , September 11th, 2006, "First Major Subcontracts Awarded," , March 1st, 2006

Contractor (New Zealand), Crushing plant brought into downtown Washington DC for demolition clean up, August 2005

J. W. Burress IN THE FIELD, For Wrecking Corporation of America , the tougher the demolition job, the better, March 2005

Demolition magazine, "After the Boom: Busting Out the Heavy Artillery," , March 2005, Wrecking Corp. Razes Washington Convention Center, February 24, 2005

Washington Post, “D.C. Landmark Disappears in a Cloud of Dust,” Dec. 19, 2004

NPR Radio, "D.C. Convention Center Goes Boom," Dec. 18, 2004

Washington Times, "Knock Down, Drag Out," Dec. 17, 2004


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