Asbestos abatement has been completed on the “Eighth Wonder of the World,” or the Astrodome in Houston, Texas. Harris County awarded the seven-figure contract to ARC Abatement in November 2013. Rick Rickels, general manager of ARC’s Houston office, oversaw the project. He says the Astrodome asbestos project was completed in 244 calendar days, which is a 30 days earlier than estimated at the beginning of the project. The Astrodome measures 1M gross square feet. Read more.