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Grain A Power Station - Vibrock monitor tallest concrete structure to be demolished in the UK

Grain A Power Station - Vibrock monitor tallest concrete structure to be demolished in the UK

Vibrock Limited were engaged to predict and monitor the level of ground vibration and air overpressure from the demolition of Grain A Power Station's Chimney in Kent - at 244m high, the tallest concrete structure in the UK to be demolished.

Monitoring was conducted with Vibrock Limited's V901 and V9000 seismographs at locations surrounding the demolition event.

The power station closed in 2012, with the adjacent Grain B plant continuing to produce electricity for the National Grid.

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