Plant demolition

Transforming Plant Yates: Demolition of Units 1-5 in Newnan, GA


Plant Yates, Abatement and Demolition of Units 1-5 in Newnan, GA
Project Summary:
Decommissioning of five unit 1,250 MW coal fired power plant
Asbestos abatement and demolition of Units 1-5 including coal yard structures, scrubber facilities, precipitators, hoppers, piping, turbines, boilers, all tanks onsite, outlying buildings and structures
Industrial cleaning of structures to remove coal dust and ash proper to demolition
Conventional and explosive demolition techniques
Remove 830' tall stack
Large asbestos abatement component performed by Demolition & Asbestos Removal Inc. (DARI)
Erosion control measures
Quality control for cap and seal of piping and drains, compaction of soil for backfill and concrete placement
Georgia Power / Southern Company
Project Timeline:
March 2017 - June 2018
January 20, 2018 - Demolition of Powerhouse Structure, Plant Yates Units 1-5
Plant Yates 830’ Smokestack Demolition, Feb 2017