Monthly Archives: May 2015

Earth Moving Machinery: Changes to visibility requirements

Written on May 27, 2015 at 3:10 pm, by

Thinking of buying a new digger?  According to a warning published in the Official Journal (OJ) (28 January 2015) of the European Commission came into effect removing the presumption of conformity from EN 474-1:2006 +A4:2013 Earth Moving Machinery – Safety – General Requirements in respect of visibility. This means that compliance with this standard will no  Continue Reading »

Windmill Group (UK) Ltd are recruiting an Operations Manager and Site Manager.

Written on May 20, 2015 at 10:51 am, by

Due to an increase in secured contracts the Windmill Group (UK) Ltd are looking to appoint an experienced Operations Manager to work within their existing Management Team alongside the Managing Director and Senior Contracts Manager.  The role will control and co-ordinate the administrational, functional and legislative aspects of the projects from tenders stage, on site  Continue Reading »

Past President Continues to Spread the Word that IDE Membership Demonstrates Competency

Written on May 19, 2015 at 4:00 pm, by

The IDE receive many requests for presentations on Demolition for CPD events and those presentations are usually delivered by the President and Council of Management  members as we believe that the best way to educate the construction and development industries is by demonstrating the skilled work of the demolition industry and IDE members in action.  Continue Reading »

Brandenburg to present at World Demolition Summit (WDS)

Written on May 18, 2015 at 11:32 am, by

One of the world’s biggest demolition contractors to highlight major Chicago project at the World Demolition Summit (WDS) in Amsterdam on 6 November 2015. Dennis McGarel, Vice President of sales at Brandenburg Industrial Service Co. will use the World Demolition Summit conference to outline the company’s work on the removal of the Prentice Woman’s Hospital  Continue Reading »

IDE Announces Sponsorship Agreement with Liebherr GB Ltd and ECY Haulmark

Written on May 15, 2015 at 3:02 pm, by

The Institute of Demolition Engineers are very pleased to announce that they have signed a 12 month sponsorship agreement with two of the largest names in the demolition plant and attachment industry namely Liebherr Great Britain Ltd and ECY Haulmark.  The deal will see both organisations sponsoring various regional meetings and events around the UK. Commenting on the  Continue Reading »

Construction Industry Council announces Health Leadership Briefing #1: Mental Health + The Construction Industry

Written on May 15, 2015 at 10:30 am, by

The Construction Industry Council Yorkshire and Humberside is  pleased to announce its first Health Leadership Briefing on Mental Health and The Construction Industry, which will take place on the evening of 9 June 2015 at Leeds Beckett University. Health and Safety is a major priority in the construction industry. The UK has one of the  Continue Reading »

Worsley Plant Announce their First Apprentice as a Fully Fledged Fitter!

Written on May 15, 2015 at 10:10 am, by

Three years ago Rob Johnson joined Worsley Plant to start his apprenticeship in Engineering.  Last week he proudly qualified achieving an NVQ Level 3 in Plant Construction, and is now ready to take on his full time role as a Workshop Technician.  Rob, from nearby Northwich, joined Worsley Plant in November 2012.  His apprenticeship involved both  Continue Reading »