Defunct steelmaker's 21-storey HQ imploded

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Sixteen thousand tons of Bethlehem Steel collapsed in a matter of seconds as a demolition crew imploded Martin Tower, the defunct steelmaker's former world headquarters in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Crowds watched the demolition of the area's tallest building, a 21-story monolith that opened at the height of Bethlehem Steel's power and profitability.

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