Mahwah, NJ: August 6, 2015 – HIGHGROUND INDUSTRIAL announced today that they have been appointed by Health Quest Systems Inc. to demolish several free standing buildings at Vassar Brother’s Medical Center, located on 45 Reade Place in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Health Quest Systems Inc., has plans to modernize the facility. HiGHGROUND will perform Phase I demolition services to make way for the expansion.

Phase I of the project includes demolition of St. Joseph’s Tower Building, a 47,000 square foot masonry and brick building, formerly used as administrative office space on the Medical Center’s campus.

The hospital also owns 6 single family homes located at 14, 16, 18, 22, and 24 Livingston Street and 61 Lincoln Street in Poughkeepsie which also will be demolished. Interior demolition activities are already underway on the St. Joseph’s Tower Building.