Monthly Archives: June 2014


Written on June 30, 2014 at 11:26 am, by

The IDE were one of four Institutes who partnered with the EDA at the Deconstruction Forum in Madrid this year, this gave us a profile at the event and President Steve Jack chaired one of the sessions at the conference. The European Demolition Association, EDA, held in Madrid the Deconstruction Forum a multilingual conference that  Continue Reading »

Affiliate Membership

Written on June 27, 2014 at 4:08 pm, by

The Construction Industry Council (CIC) celebrates the launch of CICAIR Limited

Written on June 26, 2014 at 10:36 am, by

At a reception at the Royal College of Surgeons in Central London last week, approved inspectors and industry professionals gathered to celebrate the establishment of CICAIR Limited – the body designated by the Secretary of State in England and Welsh Ministers in Wales to approve approved inspectors. CICAIR Limited is an wholly owned subsidiary of  Continue Reading »

IDE Golf Day 18 June 2014

Written on June 24, 2014 at 3:15 pm, by

The IDE held their forth Golf Day on Wednesday 18th June at the prestigious London Golf Club, there were 24 players who enjoyed a challenging day. We would like to thank Kocurek and Number 8 for sponsoring the event. The individual event was won by Zinzan Brooke, with Tony Carroll second and John Rich in  Continue Reading »

Herb’s Notes from the US

Written on June 24, 2014 at 11:51 am, by

Demolition Plan Proposed for Astrodome HOUSTON, TEXAS – They say it’s more of a concept than a concrete plan, but the Houston Texans and Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo have developed a $66 million idea that involves demolishing the historic Astrodome. A 37-page booklet mostly of artist renderings shows the domed stadium replaced with a  Continue Reading »

Autumn Seminar 2014 – Exhibition Opportunity

Written on June 20, 2014 at 9:13 am, by

                        Exhibition Booking Form Autumn Seminar 2014

IDE Joins the CIC

Written on June 18, 2014 at 3:55 pm, by

 12th June was a Red Letter Day in the history of the IDE and one that has the potential to be the single biggest stepping stone in the growth of the reputation of our institute as a professional body. As of 12th June 2014, the IDE became a full member of the Construction Industry Council,  Continue Reading »

Demolition Engineer Magazine – Can You Help?

Written on June 16, 2014 at 1:36 pm, by

Dear Members, At the Council of Management meeting held on 4th June, it was agreed that, as an institute, we need to re-launch Demolition Engineer, which was an unfortunate casualty of last year’s events. The Council is currently deciding the final make up of a renewed magazine but a given is that it will include  Continue Reading »

Affiliate Member Website Advertising

Written on June 16, 2014 at 9:25 am, by

The Next Big Thing!

Written on June 13, 2014 at 1:37 pm, by

In this age of continuing recession, everybody in the work-starved demolition industry is looking for the early signs of “the next big thing”: a concentration of work coming from a particular industry, public body or other large organisation with property spread nationwide. Over the years, successive Governments have created many such opportunities for the demolition  Continue Reading »