Did you know Wilcox Environmental Engineering Inc. provides demolition-related engineering and environmental services? Wilcox’s demolition services staff includes licensed asbestos inspectors, licensed lead inspectors, licensed Professional Engineers, a former IOSHA inspector, and personnel with 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER and 10-hour and 30-hour OSHA Construction Safety and Health training. Our staff works with local governments and private-sector clients to develop and implement plans that include:

  • Inspections to assess structural and environmental conditions
  • Inventories, characterization, and removal of abandoned wastes
  • Assessments of potentially contaminated surfaces in buildings
  • Pre-demolition building decontamination
  • Asbestos inspection, testing, and abatement
  • Bid specification development
  • Bid process management, including bid evaluation
  • Storm water runoff permit applications and site inspections
  • Subcontracting and management
  • Oversight to evaluate compliance with specifications
  • Demolition and recycling/disposal documentation packages

These services are provided on either an a la carte or turnkey basis, depending on your objectives.

Demolition can transform unused, underutilized, and out-of-code properties into higher-value, vacant land that’s ready for sale or redevelopment by reducing or eliminating:

  • Maintenance costs, security costs, and property tax liability
  • Potential liability for trespass resulting in injury, criminal activity, vermin infestation, biological and chemical exposure risks, and neighborhood nuisance
  • Barriers to soil and groundwater remediation
  • Vapor intrusion exposure and liability