Category Archives: Latest News for Members

An Evening with George Clarke

Written on October 27, 2017 at 1:18 pm, by

On Monday 16th October Council of Management member Mark Jack was invited to represent the IDE at Wolverhampton University where he attended an Evening with George Clarke. The Event was held in the University of Wolverhampton’s newly refurbished Chancellor’s Hall, within the iconic Wulfruna Building.  Attending the event were Architectural firms, education providers, Local Government  Continue Reading »

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 – D.A.Oloke@wlv.ac.uk Neelam Padda – Neelam.Padda@wlv.ac.uk Paul Hampton – p.hampton@wlv.ac.uk  

Autumn Seminar 2017

Written on October 10, 2017 at 1:01 pm, by

The Royal Institute of Civil Engineers, at One Great George Street, again hosted the Autumn Seminar for the Institute of Demolition Engineers. The venue hosted a full day of interesting speakers combined with networking opportunities and stands from leaders in the supply of equipment, attachments and services to the industry Opening a sell-out event, IDE  Continue Reading »

IDE and NFDC London & Southern Counties Golf Day 2017

Written on September 26, 2017 at 10:16 am, by

Over 30 keen Golfers attended this year’s Golf Day on 15th September 2017. This is the first time the IDE have organised a joint Golf Day with the NFDC with a mixture of handicaps taking to the beautiful greens at the prestigious international London Golf Club near Brands Hatch. As with previous years, the weather  Continue Reading »

First UK Demolition Degree gets off the ground

Written on September 4, 2017 at 3:36 pm, by

The University of Wolverhampton has officially launched the first Demolition Management Master’s degree in the UK – and a local businessman is one of the first to sign up for the course. Richard Dolman, Director at Nuneaton based AR Demolition, is enrolling on the course which starts in September at the University’s School of Architecture  Continue Reading »

Midlands Regional Meeting 15 August 2017

Written on August 18, 2017 at 10:03 am, by

Tuesday evening, 15th August,  saw over 25 IDE members and guests gather at the Oak Hotel, Hockley Heath, Birmingham for an evening sponsored by DSM Demolition Limited and hosted by Robin Powell FIDE.  Robin Powell welcomed everyone to the meeting and commented that he was pleased to see so many people in attendance.  The evening  Continue Reading »

Demo Expo 2017

Written on August 2, 2017 at 9:40 am, by

The IDE and NFDC recently held the third DemoExpo 2017 at the Herts Showground between the 22 and 24 of June 2017. Unlike the preceding shows, a third day was added at the request of many of the attending manufacturers. Fortunately, a spell of dry weather graced the show letting the visitors enjoy the attractions  Continue Reading »

Call for Visiting Lecturers

Written on August 1, 2017 at 12:43 pm, by

Sad loss of former member of the IDE: David Ross

Written on July 14, 2017 at 11:35 am, by

The IDE are saddened to hear of the death of a past member David Ross on Saturday 8th July. Dave joined the IDE on 16th February 2006 and reached Full Membership status in July 2009. He was extremely proud to have achieved IDE status after working in our industry for over 50 years and he  Continue Reading »

IDE Represented at HS2 Demolition Conference

Written on June 22, 2017 at 1:25 pm, by

HS2, the proposed high speed rail line between London & Birmingham, are gearing up for the initial site clearance works and part of the gearing up was a company conference on the demolition aspects of the project held in Central London on Tuesday 13 June. The full day conference included presentations from HS2 staff, and  Continue Reading »