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Oil tank removal from Black Building

With the future of the black building still unclear work continues on the decontamination of the site. This huge oil tank which has been buried below ground for many years was lifted clear by Currie Brothers on Friday 19th June.
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Picture added on 21 June 2009
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Comments:
Demolition ball would work fine on that crane !
Added by John on 27 June 2009
Good idea John, Could also get some of the unemployed/ unemployable !!!! up there with a hammer and chisel.
Added by Mike on 02 July 2009
This is the first of two oil tanks this size removed from a re-inforced underground bomb proof bunker. We removed the second tank on Thursday 25th.
There is one more smaller oil tank to be removed yet from another part of the bunker, we will be breaking through the re-inforced roof to remove this next week. Added by Charlie Kemp (Contracts Manager)Currie Brothers


Added by Charlie Kemp on 03 July 2009
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