Stage two demolition project of I-91 Bridge began this spring

045.-Removing-beam-385cby Joe Parzych

As sunny spring weather finally offered construction crews an opportunity to return to the jobsite, Stage 2 of the demolition and replacement project of the I-91 bridge over the Still Water section of the Deerfield River in Deerfield, MA, has resumed. Earlier this year, crews from J.R. Vinagro of Johnston, R.I. began demolition work on the second bridge that runs parallel to the one featured in the October 2015 issue of Hard Hat News. Previously, J.R. Vinagro had demolished that bridge in 2014, and that bridge decking was replaced last year. [Read more…]

Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling wins the American Metal Market Scrap Company of the Year award for the second consecutive year

Untitled1Weitsman once again wins top industry award for North America

OWEGO, NY – June 15, 2016 – Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling has announced that they have once again received the top industry award in North America by leading trade media group, American Metal Market (AMM). The award for Scrap Company of the Year was announced last night at the annual AMM awards dinner at the Edison ballroom in New York City. [Read more…]