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Covid 19 – Office

Written on April 9, 2020 at 11:15 am, by

We hope you are coping with the current difficulties – our office is shut at the moment, but staff are working from home and a normal service is offered. We are issuing subscription invoices for 20-21 memberships – this is an administratively lengthy process but they should all be sent to members over the next  Continue Reading »

From the President: As a Professional Institute consisting of individual members…

Written on December 5, 2019 at 3:09 pm, by

As a Professional Institute consisting of individual members the IDE are not obliged to endorse or comment on opinions that are expressed publicly by an individual and/or the companies that they are employed by. All public statements produced by the IDE or on behalf of the IDE will be reviewed by the IDE Council of  Continue Reading »

CDM 2015

Written on February 13, 2015 at 10:13 am, by

Read and Download the Draft Guidance on the Regulations here published by the HSE. Subject to Parliamentary approval, new Construction (Design  and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) will come into force on 6  April 2015. There will also be a presentation on CDM 2015 at the IDE Spring Seminar designed to keep our members up to  Continue Reading »

Dress Code: A Message from the IDE President

Written on December 3, 2014 at 4:32 pm, by

Dress Code for Events Dear Members It is becoming apparent that a few of our members are choosing to ignore the dress code when attending the IDE events.  We have always stipulated on all booking forms and information regarding events that the dress code is to be smart dress with tie (preferably the IDE tie).   Continue Reading »

AGM/Annual Luncheon2014 – Record Numbers at the Tower!

Written on November 25, 2014 at 3:58 pm, by

The 14th of November saw the Institute of Demolition Engineers hold their annual AGM and Luncheon at the majestic Tower of London The day was a complete sell out with 200 members attending the event. This years event saw Steve Jack’s reign as President come to an end with Duncan Rudall stepping up to the  Continue Reading »

IDE Election Results 2014

Written on November 17, 2014 at 12:26 pm, by

Congratulations to all who successfully gained a place on the IDE Council of Management in this years Elections.  The formal election results are posted below:                       The IDE would also like to take this opportunity to thank the Electoral Reform Service who carried out the  Continue Reading »

Electoral Reform Services to administer the Council of Management Election 2014 on behalf of the IDE

Written on September 4, 2014 at 9:08 am, by

The Electoral Reform Services will be administering the Council of Management Election 2014 on behalf of the Institute of Demolition Engineers.  You will receive an email with information on how to nominate and vote around the 17th September, please make sure you keep a look out for this email and ensure that your IDE emails  Continue Reading »

IDE President Steve Jack speaks at World Demolition Summit 2013

Written on January 29, 2014 at 10:26 am, by

In this short video, Steve Jack, the president of the UK’s Institute of Demolition Engineers, talks about how the institute got started, how it is structured, and what it is doing to move forward in the name of benefiting the demolition industry.        

Happy Christmas

Written on December 16, 2013 at 3:35 pm, by

Guidelines for IDE Codes of Conduct

Written on March 6, 2012 at 11:57 am, by

The Institute of Demolition Engineers places a personal obligation on its members to act with integrity, in the public interest and to exercise all reasonable professional skill and care to:   1 Prevent avoidable danger to health or safety. 2 Prevent avoidable adverse impact on the environment. 3 a) Maintain their competenceb) Undertake only professional  Continue Reading »