Plan To Implode Old Bay Bridge Pier Moves Forward With Regulatory PermissionPlans to demolish the largest pier in the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge using explosives took another step forward Thurday as a bay regulatory commission unanimously granted Caltrans a permit for the project.
Caltrans Proposes Underwater Implosions For Old Bay Bridge Pier; Environmental Group ConcernedCaltrans is looking for approval from the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission to conduct a test underwater implosion of one of the piers from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge.
Small Fish May Derail Plans To Implode Old Bay BridgeCaltrans’ plan was to save money and protect the environment by bringing down the old bridge piers with explosives. But once again, the agency finds itself taking a detour, for one specific fish.
Candlestick Park To Come Down By Wrecking Ball After SF Residents Worry Over Implosion RisksA plan to implode Candlestick Park is now off the table after several hundred San Francisco residents opposed the idea citing health and environmental risks.
Residents' Group Launches Petition To Stop Candlestick Park Implosion, Citing Health ConcernsThe plan to demolishing Candlestick Park and build new development on the site is running into increased opposition.
Scientists Study Fake Quake Triggered By CSU Hayward ImplosionWith a series of quick blasts and a cloud of dust a 13-story building on the Cal State-East Bay campus crashed to the ground Saturday morning as scientists monitored the impact on the nearby Hayward Fault.
Landmark Tower At Cal State East Bay To Be ImplodedThe loss of a building on an East Bay college campus this weekend will be science's gain.
Spectator's Leg Severed By Shrapnel At Demolition Of Bakersfield Power PlantOne man had his leg severed Saturday and four others were also injured as shrapnel from the demolition of a power plant flew into a crowd of more than 1,000 spectators that had gathered in Bakersfield to watch it come down.
Spielberg & Lucas Predicts 'Implosion' Of The Film IndustrySpeaking at the University of Southern California, Spielberg and George Lucas warn that it will be harder to make films in the near future...
Candlestick Park Implosion Set For End Of 2013 SeasonAfter more than half a century of sports, music and civic history - San Francisco's legendary Candlestick Park is nearing the end.
Implosion Levels Oakland Hills Navy HospitalA former Navy hospital in the Oakland Hills came crashing down Friday afternoon, demolished by 800 pounds of dynamite.