Published 3/7 at 13:07
The European Demolition Association, EDA, gathered contractors, manufacturers and associations from the European demolition industry for its annual convention, which was held from 7 to 9 June 2018, in Vienna, Austria.
Published 3/7 at 12:52
The international association of concrete cutting contractors, IACDS, had a tremendous annual convention in Japan this year. The meeting was organised between 21 to 23 May with great support from Japan’s national association JCSDA, and was the biggest meeting ever held by IACDS. PDi’s Jan Hermansson reports.
Published 3/7 at 12:06
At the recent European Demolition Association’s annual convention in Vienna, Francisco Cobo of the Spanish demolition contractor Deltapunt, and the Spanish association AEDED, was elected the new President of the European Demolition Association. PDi Magazine would like to congratulate Francisco on his new position, and look forward to his columns which will be published in the magazine. Below you will find the first column from Francisco, who is also called Paco.
Published 3/7 at 12:05
I have to say I returned from the IACDS convention in Tokyo more enthused and more excited about our industry than I have been in a very long time. Firstly, it is a beautiful country and everyone was so friendly and welcoming to all of the different people from the associations from all around the world.
Published 17/4 at 14:12
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Published 17/4 at 11:05
Firstly, I’ll talk about the numbers which were very impressive indeed. CSDA had the highest number of attendees in a decade – up 68 per cent from the 2017 meeting. Did holding it in Hawaii have anything to do with that? I wouldn’t like to say!!
Published 17/4 at 10:58
Through its statistics group, headed by Andreas Pocha, general manager of the German Demolition Association, the EDA has begun to prepare its European demolition industry report for 2018, the fourth edition of the document.
Published 17/4 at 10:57
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Published 17/4 at 10:53
The International Association of Concrete Drillers and Sawers, IACDS, has announced a new edition of its Diamond Award. This will be presented at its 2019 annual convention at Bauma Munich, which will be held from 8 to 14 April 2019.
Published 22/2 at 14:55
It is clear that we now exist in a globalised world where distance is less significant than ever, and communication is in real time regardless where in the world we are. Consequently all developed countries, their economies and industries, have transformed the ways in which they work in order seize the opportunities that globalisation offers.
Published 22/2 at 14:13
Published 22/2 at 14:11
The Construction & Demolition Recycling Association (of North America) has announced two inductees to its prestigious C&D Hall of Fame and two award winners. These, as well as other awards, were presented at C&D World 2018 held between the 10 and 13 February in Nashville.
Published 22/2 at 14:09
From the 2 to 3 March 2018, the German Demolition Association (DA) will host its 24th demolition conference at the Maritam Hotel in Berlin. In 2017, the European demolition and dismantling industry’s largest event was attended by over 900 delegates and 115 exhibitors from 15 different countries, with expectations being high for the 2018 event.
Published 22/2 at 14:08
The CSDA Company Certification Program is a company audit program specifically for sawing and drilling contractors, developed by CSDA’s certification committee. The program provides a valuable prequalification tool, as well as improving the knowledge and skills of cutting contractors.
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Published 18/12, 2017 at 15:57
There is no doubt that demolition is a highly specialized world industry, developed and formed by professional organisations committed to training operatives to ensure industry continuity, growth and safety as standard.
Published 18/12, 2017 at 15:55
Published 18/12, 2017 at 15:49
The International Association of Exhibitions and Events has selected the Association of Equipment Manufacturers as an Art of the Show winner for the Most Innovative Use of Technology in promoting Conexpo-Con/agg 2017 to a worldwide audience.