Monthly Archives: January 2011

IDE Leeds Seminar 25th February 2011

Written on January 28, 2011 at 9:18 am, by

A message from Nicki Rudall, IDE Events Secretary, to all who are professional engineers in the demolition industry. We are fast approaching our spring seminar which is taking place at the prestigious Royal Armouries in Leeds on the 25th February. If you have not already purchased your ticket here are a few reasons why you  Continue Reading »

Programme of Speakers

Written on January 27, 2011 at 5:28 pm, by

Spring Seminar – 25 February 2011 – Royal Armouries, Leeds 09:00 for 10:00 start A full programme of speakers: Legal Definition of Waste – Phil Charlesworth Dallas Stadium Blast – Dick Green New Bribery & Corruption Law – RJW Solicitors – Craig McAdam The Piacenza-Lodi Bridge Demolition Italy – Federico Fanti /Paolo Scorza Masco Salvage  Continue Reading »

Speaking on the MASCo Salvage Demolition Reclaim

Written on January 26, 2011 at 9:27 am, by

Spring Seminar – 25 February 2011 – Royal Armouries, Leeds Steve Tomlin, Managing Director MASCo Walcot. Steve Tomlin is regarded as a foremost thinker and advocate for all matters of environmental sustainability. His involvements include material recovery, deconstruction, and skills development. He is a regular stakeholder with BRE and Bioregional in progressing reuse and recovery  Continue Reading »

Speakers from Italy

Written on January 24, 2011 at 9:39 am, by

Spring Seminar – 25 February 2011 – Royal Armouries, Leeds Federico Fanti – Civil Engineer, Project Manager / Engineering Manager DESPE S.p.A Graduated at the University of Pisa, has obtained a significant experience in the restoration of historic structure. Played the role of Technical Director on site for the company CMSA. Among the most significant:  Continue Reading »

An awful week in Construction & Demolition.

Written on January 23, 2011 at 5:38 pm, by

John Woodward, IDE President, comments, I could not let this awful week in Construction & Demolition pass without comment as it is tragic to think that 6 people lost their lives last week in accidents in the construction and demolition industries and many more who knew the deceased, or were there at the time, will  Continue Reading »

Enforcer, Consultant – and now Contractor?

Written on January 21, 2011 at 9:59 am, by

Spring Seminar – 25 February 2011 – Royal Armouries, Leeds Bruce Sutherland Bsc Hons, CFIOSH, MIDE, R MaPS joins the list of speakers Bruce has been working in and around demolition health and safety for the past 18 years. He started by “advising” contractors on behalf of the HSE and then went on to set  Continue Reading »

Environmental Law Specialist to speak

Written on January 19, 2011 at 9:12 am, by

Spring Seminar – 25 February 2011 – Royal Armouries, Leeds We will welcome Phil Charlesworth MSc., BA (Hons.), Barrister, CIWM. to speak to us from the perspective of an Environmental Compliance Consultant A qualified environmental scientist and barrister, Phil has worked in the field of environmental management and protection for over 19 years.  He currently  Continue Reading »

Welcome back, Dick

Written on January 18, 2011 at 11:35 am, by

Spring Seminar – 25 February 2011 – Royal Armouries, Leeds We are delighted that Dick Green will be making another highly entertaining and informative presentation at our Spring Seminar. Welcome back, Dick, we look forward to listening to you. Prior to forming IndEx independent explosives engineers in September 2009 Richard was employed by a leading  Continue Reading »

Presidential meeting bodes well for closer relationships

Written on January 12, 2011 at 9:35 am, by

Yesterday, 11 January 2011 President of the NFDC, Dave Darsey and the IDE President, John Woodward, met to discuss ways in which the two organisations could work more closely together during 2011 to promote the benefits of IDE membership to all NFDC companies and for the IDE to continue to provide topical, informative information to  Continue Reading »