Category Archives: IDE E-Bulletins

IDE Christmas Closure

Written on December 14, 2017 at 10:59 am, by

Demolition Degree: Second Intake

Written on October 11, 2017 at 10:21 am, by

Wolverhampton University have announced that they are currently taking enquiries for the second intake of this popular course For more information click here and to register your interest please contact the following: David Oloke – Neelam Padda – Paul Hampton –  

Scottish Seminar 2017: Event Update

Written on May 9, 2017 at 9:58 am, by

South East Regional Meeting: 4th May 2017

Written on May 8, 2017 at 9:59 am, by

On Thursday 4th May the IDE hosted it’s second Southern Regional meeting of 2017.  The event, sponsored by Erith Contractors, was held at their 33 Grosvenor Place site in London. The event saw three presentations  and first to take the stand was Nick Turnbull from GNAT-UK.  Nick provided the audience with an overview of the  Continue Reading »

Demolition Engineer: Call for Copy

Written on May 3, 2017 at 10:46 am, by

Career Day at Carlton School

Written on April 4, 2017 at 3:18 pm, by

On the 07th March 2017 John F Hunt Demolition Ltd took part in a Construction Career Day at Carlton Primary School, Grafton Rd, London.  The main event was organised by Multiplex Construction and included other trades stalls.  As John F Hunt Demolition Ltd are the main demolition contractor at CenterPoint Project, we were the ideal  Continue Reading »

The Demolition Safety Association

Written on March 30, 2017 at 9:23 am, by

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Smart Gloves Warn Workers of Vibration Dangers

Written on March 29, 2017 at 11:22 am, by

Gloves embedded with tiny sensors have been developed to help protect workers from exposure to vibration. The gloves, developed by Nottingham Trent University and spearheaded by Professor Tilak Dias of the School of Art & Design, include technology that aims to alert wearers when they experience vibrations likely to cause conditions such as vibration white  Continue Reading »

IDE teams up with the University of Wolverhampton to launch first ever Demolition Degree

Written on November 1, 2016 at 10:50 am, by

An agreement has been reached that will see the UK’s first ever degree course for demolition launched next year. The Institute for Demolition Engineers (IDE) used its Autumn Seminar to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Wolverhampton that will see bespoke courses developed to give more than 100 people every year the  Continue Reading »

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 »