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Atlas Copco HB 7000 Breaker Turns A Nuclear Facility into A Valuable Property - Indiana’s only nuclear facility “Marble Hill” hasn’t been notable for anything other than being an eyesore and a 30-year-old unfinished project
Atlas Copco HB 7000 Breaker Turns A Nuclear Facility into A Valuable Property

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Stockholm, Sweden, 2010/10/08 - Indiana’s only nuclear facility “Marble Hill” hasn’t been notable for anything other than being an eyesore and a 30-year-old unfinished project.

   
 
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Now MCM Management Corp. is reclaiming the property with the help of Atlas Copco HB 7000 breakers and is turning it into a valuable piece of riverside land. MCM is clearing administrative buildings, outbuildings and thick concrete and rebar-covered silo and containment structures built literally nuclear blast proof.

Even though the nuclear facility wasn’t ever operational, the construction was designed to contain a tremendous amount of pressure. Mark Ramun, vice president of MCM Management, said, “Nobody ever considered how it would be to take apart. Conventional tools don’t exist to handle it.”

Denise Brown, MCM site manager, adds, “We worked three days on one section with a competitive breaker and when we put on the Atlas Copco HB 7000 the same amount of work was completed in three hours – these hammers are pretty amazing really.”

The hydraulic breaker’s job is to expose the rebar so the silos can be imploded and laid over on their sides and to remove the concrete structure separating the two silos. The silos would not tip if the structure behind is intact. The breakers have to remove the building to allow for that break point.

Ramun said, “This is our first experience with an Atlas Copco breaker. If these hammers continue to perform like they have, I think it’s safe to say that we’ll be sticking with Atlas Copco in the future.”

Atlas Copco (atlascopco.com) is an industrial group with world-leading positions in compressors, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. The Group delivers sustainable solutions for increased customer productivity through innovative products and services. Founded 1873, the company is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 170 countries. In 2009, Atlas Copco had about 30 000 employees and revenues of BSEK 64 (BEUR 6.0).

Atlas Copco Construction Tools is a division within Atlas Copco´s Construction and Mining Technique business area. It develops, manufactures and markets hydraulic, pneumatic, and petrol-driven equipment for demolition, recycling, compaction, rock drilling and concrete applications. Products are marketed and sold under several brands through a worldwide sales and service organisation. The division is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, and has production units in Europe, Africa and Asia.

 
 
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