Brokk new member of the IACDS

Published 7/3 at 17:28

Irene Cámara of the IACDS Secretariat of the International Association of Concrete Drillers and Sawers has announced that the manufacturer of demolition and associated industries robots, Brokk, as the latest member of the association.

IACDS Diamond Award winners to be announced at bauma 2019

Published 7/3 at 17:27

Quite an impressive number of companies have submitted applications for the 2019 IACDS Diamond Awards. This time there are two different categories, Job Submission and Product Submissions. Below is the short list of the companies who have entered the awards, with more detailed information being available on the IACDS website.

The best in concrete renovation honoured at WOC ceremony

Published 7/3 at 17:26

The most innovative and challenging projects completed by CSDA contractors in 2018 were recognised during a prestigious World of Concrete ceremony in Las Vegas.

EDA welcomes Kobelco Europe

Published 7/3 at 17:25

Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe is wholly owned by Kobelco Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (Japan) with headquarters located in Almere (The Netherlands), and has recently announced its membership of the EDA (European Demolition Association).

Mainline Demolition joins EDA

Published 7/3 at 17:23

The European Demolition Association has increased its membership with the addition of a new company: Mainline Demolition.

Serbian Demolition Association holds sustainable demolition conference

Serbian Demolition Association holds sustainable demolition conference

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:11

The Serbian Demolition Association (SDA) held in Belgrade on the 28 and 29 November its annual international conference. The main subject was titled, ‘Industry and sustainable demolition or solution’, and drew on the experience of companies from throughout Europe and Serbia.

EDA welcomes Okada

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:10

Okada Aiyon Corporation is a Japanese heavy equipment manufacturer which has been providing a broad range of sophisticated demolition equipment since 1938.

Navy Captain Kent ‘Eagle’ Ewing to headline CSDA annual convention

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:09

The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) is proud to announce that Captain Kent Ewing, a retired naval officer, will be its keynote speaker during the association's 2019 convention in St. Petersburg, Florida, from 11-15 March 2019.

Premys announced as new member of the EDA

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:08

Premys, one of the leaders in cleaning, asbestos removal, deconstruction and dismantling of structures, whether for buildings in urban areas or for industrial installations, has recently joined the EDA.

European construction equipment industry at bauma China 2018

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:05

bauma China in Shanghai has become a success story since the first event in 2002. In 2016, the total exhibition space of 300,000 m² and was attended by 2,953 exhibitors from 41 countries.

25th German demolition conference to be held on 15 February 2019

25th German demolition conference to be held on 15 February 2019

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:02

The German Demolition Association will again organise its popular annual demolition conference, with next year being the 25th, with over 900 participants being expected.

Australia Report

Published 27/12, 2018 at 11:00

The Australian construction industry in most capital cities is experiencing a major boom in infrastructure projects. Melbourne and Sydney especially are undergoing several underground rail and tunnel projects which will run for the next 5-6 years.

Informative and encompassing EDA conference in Vienna

Informative and encompassing EDA conference in Vienna

Published 3/7, 2018 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.

IACDS hold biggest ever meeting in Japan

IACDS hold biggest ever meeting in Japan

Published 3/7, 2018 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.

Facing new challenges together

Facing new challenges together

Published 3/7, 2018 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.

Great stay together in Japan

Great stay together in Japan

Published 3/7, 2018 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.

German demolition conference ‘optimistic’

German demolition conference ‘optimistic’

Published 17/4, 2018 at 14:12

Organised by the German demolition association (Deutscher Abbruchverband), the 24th German demolition conference again proved to be a valuable event to its attendees and exhibitors.

EDA celebrates 40th Anniversary

EDA celebrates 40th Anniversary

Published 17/4, 2018 at 11:08

At our Annual Convention in Vienna from 7 to 9 June, I will hand over the presidential chain of office to my good friend Francisco (Paco) Cobo.

The CSDA Convention in Maui was a huge success

The CSDA Convention in Maui was a huge success

Published 17/4, 2018 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!!

EDA begins to prepare its 2018 European demolition industry report

Published 17/4, 2018 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.

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