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Presidents Charity: Niemann-Pick UK Receive Generous Contribution

Written on February 13, 2019 at 3:52 pm, by

The IDE President, Gary Bishop FIDE and Erith Contractor’s Managing Director and IDE Immediate Past-President, David Darsey FIDE, met with David Roberts on 8th February 2019 to personally present two cheques to Niemann-Pick UK. The Niemann-Pick UK charity works closely with families and individuals living with Niemann-Pick and helps them manage this life-limiting disease.  The  Continue Reading »

Would you Like to Speak at an IDE Event?

Written on January 9, 2019 at 1:42 pm, by

AGM and Annual Lunch 2018

Written on November 22, 2018 at 3:33 pm, by

Drapers Hall was the location for the 2018 Institute of Demolition Engineers AGM and Annual Luncheon. Yet again, the event was another sell out and marked the end of David Darsey’s two-year reign as IDE President who handed over the President’s chain to Gary Bishop. The day’s proceedings commenced with Mr Darsey thanking the Council  Continue Reading »

IDE Regional Meeting: Dublin 7th November 2018

Written on November 12, 2018 at 11:26 am, by

In conjunction with the World Demolition Awards being held at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on the following evening Wednesday 07 November saw the latest IDE Regional Meeting held at The Ballsbridge Hotel in Dublin. Organiser Adrian McLean FIDE of Armac Group invited IDE members to join Demolition Engineers, from around the World who were  Continue Reading »

Autumn Seminar 2018

Written on October 3, 2018 at 10:10 am, by

One Great George Street was again the venue for the 2018 IDE Autumn Seminar. The stunning location, home to the Institute of Civil Engineers welcomed a packed house for a day of industry talks. Hosting his final Seminar, IDE President David Darsey welcomed everyone before delivering news that two long-standing Members of the Council Of  Continue Reading »

Autumn Seminar Bookings Update

Written on September 24, 2018 at 11:27 am, by

IDE and NFDC London & Southern Counties Golf Day 2018

Written on September 18, 2018 at 1:05 pm, by

On Friday 7th September this year’s Golf Day took place at the prestigious London Golf Club.  28 Golfers with a mixture of handicaps took to the international course, in good weather conditions, to compete for a variety of prizes. The individual winner was John Faulkner with 45 points just beating the runner up Guy Barker  Continue Reading »

Erith Group Congratulates Apprenticeship Graduates

Written on September 17, 2018 at 2:04 pm, by

Last month saw two Erith Group Demolition Apprentices complete their training to become fully qualified Demolition Operatives. Afeez Bashiru and Harry Tetsill are currently involved with the regeneration scheme at the Aylesbury Estate in South London.  For the past two years, they have both been working towards their NVQ Level 2 qualification, gaining valuable experience  Continue Reading »

Andrew Dale Glides Over Wales

Written on August 28, 2018 at 11:40 am, by

Erith’s Industrial Demolition Proposals Director, Andrew Dale FIDE, recently took to the skies of Wales in aid of the Stroke Association. On July 27th 2018, Andrew left the relative safety and security atop the 370 metre-deep Penrhyn Quarry in North Wales and glided down the over mile long pit, reaching a speed in excess of  Continue Reading »

Are you ready for this years Elections?

Written on August 22, 2018 at 1:13 pm, by

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