Monthly Archives: June 2012

Family & Friends Weekend

Written on June 26, 2012 at 8:04 am, by

Written by John Woodward- IDE President FIDE MaPS MIConstM

Adrian McLean MIDE and Noel McLean AMIDE of Armac Group have, for some time now supported the IDE with organising Midlands Regional meetings, the Birmingham Ball & Chain event of a few years ago and this year the first IDE Family & Friends weekend at the JCB Experience and Alton Towers Splash Landings Hotel.

The weekend started with the visit to the invited guests only JCB Experience where Rik Kiddle introduced the experience to us in the JCB theatre with superb films of JCB machines in action before we were split into small escorted groups to move slowly through the JCB Experience which is a history of JCB from the first trailer produced by the company to the present day machines that we see on many sites throughout the world.

Portfolio Review Successes

Written on June 20, 2012 at 11:33 am, by

12 Associates have submitted successful portfolios, which were reviewed by the Membership Committee on 14 June. Kenneth M Anderson, Anderson Building & Construction Toby D Comley, Jeto Ltd Mark Hudson, Van Vliet Demolition Ltd Daniel Johnson, Ron Hull Demolition Ltd Michael Kelly, Keltbray Demolition Ltd Peter McLean, Sellafield Ltd Jay J Mould, J Mould (Reading)  Continue Reading »

Congratulations on Full Membership

Written on June 20, 2012 at 10:48 am, by

The Institute congratulates William D Crooks, Cawarden Demolition Co Ltd Patrick J Harnett, PhD (Midlands) Ltd on their successful Professional Interviews and consequent election and admission to Full Membership

Demolition Engineer Summer Edition- Articles Needed

Written on June 20, 2012 at 8:25 am, by

Do you have an interesting demolition project that you have recently been a part of? If so, we want to hear from you! We are currently getting articles together for the Summer edition of the Demolition Engineer and are in desperate need of interesting stories from our members and affiliates. The article itself can be  Continue Reading »

Welcome to new members

Written on June 18, 2012 at 1:24 pm, by

On 14 June 2012 the Council of Management was pleased to admit and elect the following to the Entrant Grade. David F Churchward, Walter Forshaw Ltd Frank  Donohoe, McGee Group Ltd Andrew J Forshaw, Walter Forshaw Ltd Richard J Gilmour, Sellafield Ltd Jerome  Greenbank, McFletch Ltd Brian V Haughton, McGee Group Ltd Dylan T Lovelock,  Continue Reading »

Professional Affiliate status gained

Written on June 6, 2012 at 10:57 am, by

The Institute is proud to announce that the Engineering Council have welcomed it as a Professional Affiliate