Monthly Archives: October 2016

Demolishing Perceptions

Written on October 31, 2016 at 5:34 pm, by

When you think of the demolition sector, images of a big black wrecking ball and tonnes of rubble spring readily to mind. In fact, ‘a means to an end’ are often words associated with this industry. Often seen in the shadows of its more illustrious rivals civil engineering and construction, it’s fair to say it  Continue Reading »

New APPGEBE Inquiry call for evidence – The impact of Brexit on future skills

Written on October 27, 2016 at 2:39 pm, by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment is pleased to announce its fifth Inquiry, which will look at the impact of Brexit on future skills needs in the construction industry and the built environment professions.    This subject is of special significance given the reliance of construction on workers from the EU  Continue Reading »

Midlands Engine and Midlands Connect: Substance or Spin?

Written on October 20, 2016 at 12:38 pm, by

The Construction Industry Council (CIC) East Midlands, in conjunction with CIC members, the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), are to hold a debate on Thursday, 3 November 2016 at the University of Nottingham,  Continue Reading »

Sorry if you missed it! IDE Autumn Seminar 2016

Written on October 11, 2016 at 4:26 pm, by

The Institute of Demolition Engineers have recently held their Autumn Seminar at One Great George Street in London supported by a record attendance.  Over 180 delegates attended the event which saw the Institute officially sign an agreement with the University of Wolverhampton to deliver the first Demolition Degree.  President Duncan Rudall commenced the day’s events before  Continue Reading »

IDE Golf Day 2016

Written on October 6, 2016 at 2:49 pm, by

On a sunny Autumn morning on the 9th September 2016 32 IDE Golfers took to the stage of the International course (home to the Volvo Match play Masters 2015) for a 18 hole competition and individual Stapleford competition. Once again the event was a great success and the winning players in order of merit are  Continue Reading »