Emergency Demolition: Hard Rock Hotel Construction Site Cranes Brought Down by D.H. Griffin Wrecking

 New Orleans, La. 
 D.H. Griffin Wrecking
 October 2019 - ongoing 

On Saturday, October 12, 2019, there was a collapse of a portion of the Hard Rock Hotel under construction at the corner of Canal and Rampart streets in the downtown New Orleans. 

DH Griffin Wrecking officials were among those brought in to determine a course of action and then to follow through. The first step was the explosive demolition of the unstable cranes at the construction site which was completed on Sunday, Oct 20, 2019. [Video courtesy of WDSU and WGNO]

DHGW officials are continuing to work with state and local officials and on-site companies to determine additional action steps. Additional project updates will be shared as available. 

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