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Plant Yates, Abatement and Demolition of Units 1-5
Newnan, GA


January 20, 2018 - Demolition of Powerhouse Structure, Plant Yates Units 1-5

Plant Yates 830’ Smokestack Demolition, Feb 2017


Georgia Power / Southern Company

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

Project Timeline:

March 2017 - June 2018

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