SMI Services Include:
- Asbestos Abatement
- Building Demolition
- PCB Remediation
- Selective Interior Demolition
- General Contracting
- Mold Remediation
- Hazmat/Universal Waste Removal
SMI services are offered throughout the New England area in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Hampshire.
Buildings containing suspected asbestos materials are our forte. Southern Middlesex Industries prides itself on quickly establishing the type of asbestos used in your building ensuring it is properly screened off from existing work activities, and then quickly and safely removing and disposing of the material according to state regulations. We provide full documentation from manifests to OSHA requirements to reduce owner’s liability. SMI also works closely with your team to ensure minimal or no delays to your building schedule. If your building is still in use, SMI is an expert in ensuring minimal disruption while the abatement process is underway. This type of planning saves time and money, and minimizes disruption to operations and employee or occupant inconvenience.
SMI offers a full range of demolition services with the capability to handle large and small jobs. We have the equipment for large-scale concrete cutting, crushing andseparating as well as steel cutting and specialized dismantling equipment. Southern Middlesex Industries has experience ranging from small-scale interior and exterior demolition to large scale leveling of building complexes. This is particularly important when demolishing an older building as many contaminants can be present. SMI can combine this operation with removal of hazardous materials and provide you with a turnkey operation.
PCBs are broadly used as coolants and refrigerants today, as well as insulating fluids in transformers, vacuum pump fluids and in capacitors. All lighting fixtures should be checked prior to disposal for PCB ballasts. Rather than risking contamination of your building, you should contact Southern Middlesex Industries to help you contain, remove and safely dispose of any PCB’s within your facility, so please contact SMI so we can help advise you and ensure the safety of you and your building.
Selective Interior Demolition
This specialized service is provided to clients who have a structurally sound building and do not want to demolish the building but provide new space in certain areas, or the entire area, of the building. Selective Interior Demolition consists of removing ceiling and floor finishes to a full gutting of everything including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, interior walls, elevators, windows, except the outer skin of the building. SMI has expertise in area containment, and so can perform the demolition work within an existing work environment while still ensuring the safety of your workforce and minimal disruption. Southern Middlesex Industries has the experience to perform selective demolition for all types of facilities including hospitals, office buildings, schools and public buildings.
General Contracting Services
Southern Middlesex Industries can provide general contracting services for both small and large projects, providing the overall project management, the removal of any high risk building materials and contaminants as well as bringing in reputable contractor partners that we work with on a regular basis to complete the job on time and on budget.
In many asbestos removal projects building components are removed such as floors, walls, ceiling lights and windows. SMI can remove these items as well as perform the role of General Contractor, eliminating problems without delays and additional costs.
Often associated with a catastrophic event such as flooding or roof leaks, you can count on SMI to be there to help you clean up and remove the danger of mold build up. If you have an existing mold problem, the dangers to the building occupants or workmen should not be underplayed. Mold and mold spores can cause serious respiratory problems in some individuals. In addition Mold is quickly becoming one of the most expensive maintenance cost is the county if not treated correctly. If mold is not corrected it can spread into the building components such as sheetrock walls, carpet and lumber forcing costly replacement. At Southern Middlesex Industries we are fully equipped to remove the mold, ensure all surfaces are properly treated.
HAZMAT/Universal Waste Removal
Most buildings in America have some heavy metal contamination due to its use in a variety of building materials. Lead is one of the biggest problems, found in paints, floorings, wall coverings and other materials. Mercury is also a dangerous material found in a variety of building products, including fluorescent lights, switches and thermostats. Before demolishing a building or initiating a major reconstruction, contact Southern Middlesex Industries to remove all of the heavy metal risks in your building and ensure the safety of your workmen and the building occupants. SMI has the expertise and experience to identify, remove and safely dispose of any and all heavy metal contaminants.