Recent Projects

Here is information about selected recent projects which you might find interesting.

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Zionsville Town Hall

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Zionsville Town Hall

Zionsville Town Hall

Discussions about a new town hall began years ago. The current Zionsville Town Hall was located on Oak Street in a former 45-year old church. Not only was space and poor configuration an issue, there were several million dollars in repairs needed. Denney Excavating has the privilege of currently demolishing the old Zionsville Town Hall. As for a new town hall? The new two-story 42,000+ square foot facility will be located behind the existing town hall when the building is...

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Demolition of Former RCA Plant

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Demolition of Former RCA Plant

Demolition of Former RCA Plant

Denney Companies is pleased to partner with the City of Indianapolis, along with other groups as part of the Demolition and Blight Reduction Program. The former RCA Plant at one point employed more than 8,000 people before closing some time ago. In the ensuing 20 years, many developments have been proposed for the 49 acre site but have all fallen through, leaving the property located at East Michigan Street and Sherman Drive a neighborhood eyesore.  Demolition of the former Plant started in January...

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Purdue University Parking Garage

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Purdue University Parking Garage

Purdue University Parking Garage

Due to its age and condition, the Purdue Marsteller Street Parking Garage was demolished in the Summer of 2016. The site was a tight and had some exceptional issues, however it was a great success.

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Indianapolis Coke Plant

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Indianapolis Coke Plant

Indianapolis Coke Plant

Until it closed in July 2007 this was Indianapolis Coke, the Manufacturing Division of Citizens Gas. The plant produced coke, manufactured gas, and various other products for industrial use. Denney Excavating has been performing demolition services at the plant located on Prospect Street in downtown Indianapolis since 2015. Current plans call for demolition work to continue through the year...

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Hilton North Hotel-Community East Expansion

Posted by on Apr 13, 2016 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Hilton North Hotel-Community East Expansion

Hilton North Hotel-Community East Expansion

Due to the expansion of Community Hospital East, Denney Excavating had the opportunity to demolish the Hilton North Hotel located. Located on East Shadeland Avenue, this hotel hosted the famous New England Patriots during the most recent Superbowl in Indianapolis. Doing demolition so close to an active hospital was very tricky, but being an ASHE Health Care Construction (HCC)Subcontractor helped guide us significantly. The High Reach Excavator had to be brought in to reach the higher...

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GM Stamping Plant

Posted by on Nov 16, 2015 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on GM Stamping Plant

GM Stamping Plant

This 2 million square foot manufacturing facility was originally built in the 1930’s for Chevrolet. Closed in 2011, the building sat vacant for years. Denney Excavating was contracted to demolish most of buildings on this 102 acre site. The project started in Dec 2013 and was completed in 2015. The average demolition per week was 49,000 square feet of building footprint. A large portion of the plant was recycled including the metal, overhead cranes, wood block flooring, circuit breakers, and the clean concrete was crushed and reused on...

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Carrier-Bryant Demo

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Carrier-Bryant Demo

Carrier-Bryant Demo

Denney Excavating performing the demolition of the Carrier-Bryant factory located on the near northwest side of downtown Indianapolis.

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Lilly Demolition

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Lilly Demolition

Lilly Demolition

Eli Lilly contracted with Denney Excavating to demolish a six story building on it's Kentucky Avenue campus in Indianapolis.

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Rieth Riley Crushing

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on Rieth Riley Crushing

Rieth Riley Crushing

Denney Crushing processed recycled asphalt material for Rieth Riley in Lafayette, IN.

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US 31 Tank Pull

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in Recent Projects | Comments Off on US 31 Tank Pull

US 31 Tank Pull

Denney Environmental removed five underground oil tanks for Speedway Gas in Westfield, IN.

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