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Work Continues for Adamo Group in Ohio

Work continued for the Adamo Group at the site of the former Muskingum River Power Plant near Beverly, Ohio. At 6:30am on Friday May 18th, 2018, the Adamo Group brought down the hyperbolic cooling tower and adjacent stack with a series of controlled implosions. The cooling tower and stack began operation in 1968 and were… More

Work Begins at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac

On Thursday March 1st, Adamo Group began demolition of the North Tower at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac. The milestone achievement was the culmination of months of planning, coordinating, and preparatory work. The work is part of a larger investment to remodel the hospital which started in 2014. The tower was demolished using Adamo’s… More

Adamo Group Congratulates Scholarship Winner

Adamo Group would like to congratulate the 2018 winner of the John T. Adamo Jr. Scholarship, Eduardo Garcia, on his recent award. He joins past winners Tom Linnemann (2017) and Logan Hazelwood (2016) as recipients of the award. The John T. Adamo Jr. Scholarship is an annually awarded scholarship, established in 2016 to honor the… More

Demolition of DTW's Hangar 715 Under Way

Adamo Group’s mechanical demolition of the abandoned Hangar 715 is under way at the DTW Airport. The project involves removal and closure of underground fuel tanks, some asbestos and universal waste removals, along with building demolition and site restoration. The abandoned hangar building requires the use of our specialized high reach demolition equipment and is… More

Adamo Group Aids Manistique Community Treehouse Center

Community volunteers have begun efforts to build the Manistique Kids Community Treehouse Center in Detroit. The Center will offer horticultural therapy programming, with a special focus on inclusion of individuals with cognitive and learning disabilities. The group has asked for assistance from volunteers in the community to help them build the center. The Adamo Group… More

Pontiac Silverdome Upper Ring Demolished

Adamo Group’s controlled implosion of the Pontiac Silverdome upper ring went off safely on Monday December 4th. In just a few seconds the upper steel and concrete ring surrounding the structure was on the ground. The implosion kicked off demolition work at the site and crews can now begin cleanup efforts. The project expected to… More

Georgia Dome Imploded in a Matter of Seconds

On November 20, 2017 the Adamo Group used 5000 pounds of explosives to bring down the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Richard Adamo, president of the Adamo Group, had the honor of pressing the button to begin the implosion at 7:30am that frigid Monday morning. People from all over the city watched from various vantage points… More

Adamo Group's Ohio Implosion Goes Off Perfectly

Commissioned in 1953, the Muskingum River Power Plant Units 1-4 were among the oldest active in the United States. The Adamo Group has been meticulously dismantling the plant since mid-2015 with an emphasis on maximizing the recycling of as many materials as possible. The planning and execution of the implosion of the Unit 1-4 boiler… More

Adamo Group Sights Set for Implosion in Atlanta

Adamo Group is completing plans to implode the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on November 20, 2017. Our team of demolition experts has worked for over a year in conjunction with multiple other firms, including explosive experts, structural engineers and planning experts, to assure that the project go as planned. Atlanta’s Channel 2 WSB-TV provided an… More

Adamo Group Helps Detroit Based Tuxedo Project

Adamo Group continues to assist both the city of Detroit and its residents in blight removal.  Recently, the Adamo Group benefited the Tuxedo Project; a group dedicated to using literary arts to combat blight on Tuxedo Street.  You can read more about the blight cleanup of Tuxedo Street on Model D Media’s page: http://www.modeldmedia.com/inthenews/tuxedo-project-update-103017.aspx If… More

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