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North West Regional Meeting 7th October 2021

Written on October 12, 2021 at 10:52 am, by

The first IDE North West regional meeting since the COVID Pandemic struck the UK was held on Thursday 07 October 2021 at the Canalside Conference Centre at Middlewich. The meeting was sponsored by Sean Heron of Worsley Plant www.worsleyplant.co.uk and organised by JBV Demolition Limited www.jbvdemolition.co.uk and C&D Demolition Consultants Limited www.canddconsultants.com. The IDE Council  Continue Reading »

Food and Mental Health: What’s the Connection?

Written on September 28, 2021 at 10:27 am, by

During the IDE Virtual Autumn Seminar held on Friday 24th September we had the pleasure of welcoming an expert on the subject of  Food and Mental Health, Alison Cowell, Holistic Nutritionist. Alison’s presentation was both interesting and informative and certainly gives you food for thought when it comes to the relationship between Food and Mental  Continue Reading »

In the Know…?

Written on September 15, 2021 at 1:15 pm, by

One week until Demolition Expo returns with a bigger show than ever

Written on September 8, 2021 at 11:43 am, by

The UK demolition industry’s top trade exhibition is back for 2021, and this year it’s co-located with LetsRecycle Live at The National Agricultural Exhibition Centre (NAEC) at Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, from 9.30-16.30 on Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th September 2021. The world’s leading equipment manufacturers and suppliers to the industry are exhibiting including JCB, Liebherr,  Continue Reading »

We Will Be There!

Written on August 12, 2021 at 2:45 pm, by

NFDC advocates shift to low-emission HVO fuel on members’ Demolition sites

Written on August 10, 2021 at 3:31 pm, by

NFDC, the UK’s trade federation for the demolition sector, announces that its members will be expected to phase out the use of red diesel on demolition sites and move to HVO (Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil) fuel, or an alternative low-carbon solution, as part of its wider commitment to tackle climate change. The alternative fuel policy will  Continue Reading »

Long-awaited Waste Wood Classification Guidance is Launched

Written on July 26, 2021 at 11:22 am, by

Guidance on how to handle and process all items of waste wood is being published today (Thursday 22nd July) after a four-year project led by the Wood Recyclers’ Association. The culmination of the Waste Wood Classification Project will see two separate sets of Waste Wood Assessment Guidance published, one for those working in the wood  Continue Reading »

Ron Callan Hon.FIDE 1940-2021

Written on July 14, 2021 at 8:38 am, by

The Funeral of Ron Callan will take place on Monday 26th July 2021. This will be for family and close friends only as covid restrictions will still be observed. A website has been made available for anyone wishing to leave a message of condolence or a donation to St Elizabeth Hospice. 

IDE President to support the Alzheimer’s Society during his term of office

Written on March 30, 2021 at 2:18 pm, by

As members are aware, with each new Presidential term, the incoming President chooses a worthwhile charity to support during their term of office.  We are pleased to announce that Richard Dolman FIDE, has chosen to support the Alzheimer’s Society, a charity close to his heart, and there are many ways you can help him with  Continue Reading »

NFDC officially announces the appointment of William Crooks as President

Written on March 30, 2021 at 9:07 am, by

NFDC, the leading trade body for the demolition industry, officially announces the appointment of Derby-based Cawarden’s Managing Director, William Crooks, as President following this morning’s 80th Annual General Meeting of the Federation. Presidential roles within NFDC are appointed biennially, typically via a traditional ceremonial handover of the Chain of Office at AGM events hosted by  Continue Reading »

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