Rose Tower, University Of Alabama

Demolition & Site Improvements
Tuscaloosa, AL

Demolition and abatement of this 13 story landmark on the University of Alabama campus. Work included asbestos abatement of the 366,000 sf residence hall and associated site improvements including grading, blasting and removal of 59,000 cyd of rock. Building imploded on July 4, 2012.

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ua rose tower implosive demo

Project Summary:

  • Successful implosion to bring down 13-story landmark
  • Asbestos abatement of 366,000 sf multi-story building
  • Site improvement work following demolition & removal

Owner/Client:
University of Alabama / Hoar Construction

Project Completed:
April 2012 - Sept 2012

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