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Atlas Copco Rental Compressed Air Supports Safe San Francisco Bay Implosion

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Atlas Copco Rental Compressed Air Supports Safe San Francisco Bay Implosion

By Olivia Gambin

Atlas Copco Rental Oil-Free air compressors created an underwater buffer during the implosion of a San Francisco pier. The San Francisco Bay being a significant ecological habitat in California, words like explosives and implosion generated concern when they were used to discuss how the 80-year-old San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge’s 21 piers should be demolished.

Atlas Copco Airpower Compressor Technique