Site Clean-up

Before

Rough surface, weeds, utility pole,
neglect.

After

Graded lawn, grass, underground
utility, clean.

Before

Removed all walls & ceiling
debris.

After

New concrete floor, added spiral
stairs.

Before

Silo Doors not opened in over 40
years.

Here we cleaning debris from joints.

Before

Lifting plates in the doors had to be
re-tapped

before the lifting lugs could be
attached.

Before

Lifting plates dry fit and marked.

Before

Modified plate attached w/hardened
bolts.

After

120-Ton Crane starts to pull on silo
door.

After

Crane left overnight with pressure
applied.

After

Adding additional jacks, finally
opened.

After

Silo Door Finally Fully Opened.

Before

Silo door opened shows water &
debris.

Before

With water out, we see more debris.

Up close of the debris in the silo.

2 Cranes, cutting tourches, many man
hours.

Weeks of cutting & lifting debris.

Large Beam assemblies removed.

Many days worked until dark.

Small Skid Steer Helped clear debris.

After

Finally all debris was removed.

After

Looking up at Silo Cap from clean
floor.

Before

Blast Door Support Beam Head Banger.

After

Blast Door head Banger Beam removed.

Work on Sight-Tube removal.

Entry Stairwell Cleaned up.

Lower level of LCC debris gone.

Steel Walker Vault Door Functioning.

Topside Looking South, all cleaned up.

Overview of cleaned up site.