The Institute of Demolition Engineers (IDE) exists to promote and foster the science of demolition engineering.
The main objectives include the:
- promotion of use of more efficient techniques in the industry
- encouragement of safer methods of working
- provision of a qualifying body for the industry
The Institute is a Professional Affiliate of the Engineering Council
The qualified Demolition Engineer is a professional within the industry.
The Institute is an organisation committed to continuing professional development and has its own scheme which is mandatory for all active members.
It also provides a forum where colleagues may exchange ideas and meet others with allied interests.
The reputation of the Institute is rightly bound up with that of its members. The Institute will take such steps as are necessary to ensure that its members conform to professional and ethical standards.
The required standards are described in the Rules of the Institute