Brokk is leading the way in safe, effective and profitable demolition. Here you find recent press releases and news items about our new products and achievements.

12 November 2019 News articles: High-End Builder Finds Robotic Solution for Historic Demolition Project

Belvedere’s Lava House, an unfinished and abandoned mansion with amazing views of San Francisco Bay and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, was an irresistible draw for teenagers, thrill seekers and, more recently, social media users looking for an Instagram-worthy shot. Decades after a landslide halted construction, though, deteriorating concrete and limited site access for emergency responders increased concerns for public safety. This prompted the property’s trustees to demolish the iconic structures and stabilize the cliff face in 2018. Jamba Construction, the appointed contractor, turned to Brokk remote-controlled demolition machines to meet the challenges presented by the steep, waterfront site.

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08 October 2019 News articles: Routine Maintenance to Beat the Heat

BROKK DEMOLITION ROBOTS are built with strong components to promote a long service life and are specifically designed to withstand harsh environments. They can even stand up to the heat in processing’s extreme environments. But, as with any piece of equipment, neglecting regular maintenance can reduce machine productivity, or worse, lead to unexpected breakdowns.

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12 September 2019 News articles: Vancouver Landmark Demolished

Vancouver’s Empire Landmark Hotel held the title of the city’s largest free-standing hotel for more than 40 years. Opened in 1973, the building towered 420 feet (128 meters) over Robson Street and extended a further three levels underground, occupying an entire city block in the heart of downtown. Cloud 9, a revolving restaurant at the top, served guests an array of fine dining options paired with breathtaking views. With such a prime location, the hotel and restaurant quickly became a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. But when developers set their sights on revitalizing downtown Vancouver’s bustling West End, it was clear the landmark’s time had come.

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