Complete Demolition and Excavation Services

Empire provides reliable, cost-effective demolition and excavation services to meet some of the toughest challenges in the Reading and Philadelphia area. From bridges to industrial plants, Empire has expertise in demolishing all types of structures. With over 100 pieces of equipment, Empire can assemble a prepared crew and be on the job site within hours.

Demolition Services Include:

Exterior Demolition

From bridges to industrial plants, Empire has experience in demolishing all types of structures.
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Industrial Demolition

When the plant needs uninterrupted operation, we are your partial demolition experts.
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Interior Demolition

Where maintaining structural integrity is critical, we specialize in removal of interior structures.
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Excavation Services Include:

Whether it’s new development or heavy construction, we provide trained, experienced crews and the most advanced and reliable excavation equipment to get the job done. Applying a “total systems” approach to excavation, Empire offers virtually every type of excavation services required for site preparation, rock removal, and trenching for site utilities.

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Empire in the News

St. Joseph’s Hospital

On this project, Empire worked under the direction of Turner Construction, the construction management company on this particular site. This project included the remediation of hazardous materials, selective demolition, total demolition, and façade stabilization of various portions of the hospital. Read more »

Lancaster General Hospital Nursing Dorm

The challenge was to tear down a seven-story concrete building in just nine weeks, without closing any streets or interrupting business at the adjoining building, one of the busiest regional hospitals in southeastern Pennsylvania. Read more »

Penn National Racetrack

In order to pave the way for a new grandstand and slot parlor, Carlino Development and Reynolds Construction hired Empire Services to handle the enormous task of demolishing the existing facilities. Read more »