Category Archives: Members

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 »

In the Know: Circular Economy

Written on March 4, 2021 at 5:45 pm, by

During the IDE Virtual Spring National held on 25th February we were lucky enough to welcome a newcomer to our talented list of  Speakers.  Julia Messenger, Sustainability Advisor for BAM Construct UK Ltd, joined us to present on Circular Economy. A Circular Economy is an alternative to a traditional linear economy (make, use, dispose) in which  Continue Reading »

Engineering Council release their Guidance on Sustainability

Written on February 9, 2021 at 4:37 pm, by

During the last 12 months the  Engineering Council have been busy reviewing their Guidance on Sustainability Many comments have been contributed and several Professional Affiliates formed part of that review.  They have now launched  a digital version of the revised guidance along with revamped/updated supporting webpage links, useful documents etc.  A more formal launch is  Continue Reading »

FREE online Covid-19 e-course launched by CITB

Written on February 9, 2021 at 4:12 pm, by

FREE COURSE The CITB have issued a free online course for managing COVID 19 on construction sites – to find our more click here The course takes only 1 hour of your time and you will receive a certificate when successfully completed

Lessons Learned: A Message from the IDE President

Written on January 27, 2021 at 4:35 pm, by

Dear Members, In my speech at last year’s AGM, I mentioned the importance of collaborating and working together to improve standards throughout our industry. I also encouraged us all to be open and honest about reporting incidents and sharing best practice. I plan to lead by example during my tenure as your president. AR Demolition  Continue Reading »

Make 2021 a more positive year and gain a qualification

Written on January 20, 2021 at 1:47 pm, by

Demolition Expo and Letsrecycle Live rescheduled to 15-16 September 2021

Written on January 13, 2021 at 9:46 am, by

In light of the ongoing pandemic, co-located events Demolition Expo and Letsrecycle Live have been rescheduled to 15-16 September 2021 at NAEC Stoneleigh, Coventry. The showcase exhibition and conference event for the demolition, waste and recycling sectors takes place every two years and was due to be held in May 2021. Now with uncertainty continuing around the holding  Continue Reading »

Bursary Opportunities with the IDE

Written on November 25, 2020 at 5:21 pm, by

PLANS REVEALED FOR ONLINE HUB TO HELP INSPIRE TOMORROW’S ENGINEERS

Written on November 11, 2020 at 10:08 am, by

Tomorrow’s Engineers Week, now in its eighth year, has come to a close with the announcement of a new online hub to provide information and guidance to those organisations supporting and inspiring young people into engineering careers. The new online resource, due to go live later this month, will provide free advice and guidance, sourced  Continue Reading »