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Hydrodemolition Concrete Removal Advantages

Hydrodemolition (also referred to as hydro cutting or aqua cutting) uses high pressure water to break and remove concrete. Unsound concrete can be quickly and efficiently removed creating a highly rough and bondable surface. Concrete that is still sound is left ready to be bonded with a new surface. Concrete that has become delaminated or contaminated by chloride can be […]

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Houston Precast Removal – Core Drilling – Concrete Sawing

Aggregate Technologies award-winning precast removal expertise was displayed at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts recently with the removal of 70 tilt-wall panels, ranging from 3.5 to 8 tons in weight. With the limited work space, all sections had to be picked and hauled away from the job site. Another difficulty was the embed plates that held the panels were […]

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Core Drilling Port Houston

Port Houston is continuing to upgrade and expand, and in terms of foreign tonnage, it is the busiest in the United States, and second only to New Orleans in terms of overall tonnage. Throughout the port, container cranes are used for loading and unloading intermodal containers from cargo ships. The cranes run along a railway that parallels the water so […]

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Concrete Precast Removal

Texas Precast Panel Removal

At a Tyler, Texas hospital, ATI operators were tasked with removing several concrete precast panels for expansion. Typically this type of job would be routine – but in this case it was anything but. The difficulty arose in that several of the precast panels had the working hospital cafeteria and a surgery area behind them! Because of this there was […]

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Concrete Wall Sawing Houston

Houston Wall Sawing Parking Garage

In Houston, Texas, Aggregate Technologies operators used concrete wall sawing to remove a portion of a wall for a new parking garage. A section of concrete needed to be modified to match the job plans, and the ATI team quickly assembled the crew and equipment to remove 12″ of a 200′ concrete wall so that the finished section of the […]

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