Duane Houkom, Inc. opened its doors in 1982 and is recognized as a world-class leader in Petro-chemical and explosive demolition services.  With over 86 combined years experience in the petrochemical and explosives industry Duane Houkom, Inc. (DHI) has the knowledge and commitment to provide real solutions for you and your company.

When Mr. Houkom first suggested that he could remove fused materials from vessels inside active gas plants, well to put it bluntly, every plant manager told him he was crazy and slammed the “door” in his face.  Petro-Chemical companies are adamant about keeping anything that can produce a spark or flame out of their plants or under very tight controls.