Portland, Oregon is known for many things. Great beer, great coffee and great food among them! And hipsters. They're everywhere here. Everywhere. But another thing the Rose City excels in is its innovation and dedication to the green lifestyle. In late 2015, we were able to add one more piece to the ever growing culture of Portland's "green-ness" when we hydro-seeded a rooftop garden on top of a new construction apartment building.
The project itself was a unique one for u
On May 18th, 1980 Mt. St. Helens in Washington state erupted, causing extreme damage to much of the entire area surrounding the mountain.
One of the very first large scale jobs we at Northwest Hydro-Mulchers Inc. did was to provide erosion protection and re vegetation on forest service access roads. We were and still are happy to play a small part in the healing of the area around Mt. St. Helens. #mtsthelens
The Condit Dam, or the Condit Hydroelectric project, was built in 1913 in White Salmon, Washington by the Northwest Electric Company under the leadership of head engineer B.C. Condit.
99 years later, the dam was removed by it's current owner, Pacificorp. The general contractor was J.R. Merit Industrial Contractors out of Vancouver, Washington. J.R. Merit was in charge of everything to do with the removal and restoration of the whole dam area: everything from the controlled