LEGACY TARGET REMOVAL PROJECT
IV. Holloman Air Force Base (NewTech)
Project Name: Legacy Target Removal Project
Project Task: Demolish and dispose of 6? thick concrete missile targets.
Description of site constraints, find major excavation, traffic and difficulties for project: Remote area, lockout times, restricted access, no local water source, heavy steel in targets (#11 @ 12? oc full cage w/stirrups), need to insure site was metal free to protect crane tires.
Overcoming Project Difficulties
Specialized equipment utilized to facilitate project completion. Long hours were needed to make up for limited access. Excavator with shear brought in to handle 260 tons of rebar processing. Groundhog was the first company to accomplish task without torches.