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All the latest news and views from the global demolition industry.


#162
Sep 12 • 24 min
When I met up with Robert Young, he had just been promoted to the position of development director at Downwell Group; so he had every right to be positive, upbeat and even ecstatic. But he wasn’t. In fact, as you will hear from the conversation that…
Training Talk #5
Aug 12 • 31 min
An extended interview with Holly Price, newly-elected president of the National Federation of Demolition Contractors that covers everything from Brexit and mental health awareness to industry diversity and training.
To sleep, perchance, to survive
Jul 23 • 29 min
Regular readers of the Demolition magazine will know that, earlier this year, I was at Caterpillar’s training and demonstration area in Malaga, Spain for a major international press launch of a number of new products including the new Cat 340 SB straight…
#161
Jun 24 • 18 min
Telematics don’t get a bad press. In fact, in many instances, it gets no press at all. You see, the problem is, advances in this area tend to get lost amongst details of new machine launches. Which is a shame, because telematics is perhaps the most…
Training Talk #4
Jun 9 • 51 min
A joint venture between C&D Consultancy and Prosafe Consultants Limited recently delivered an important new demolition training course targeting the delicate and often overlooked issue of adult mental health awareness. In this episode of Training Talk, we…
#160
Jun 2 • 8 min
So, an Englishman joined a party of Europeans in Japan to record an interview with an American…! During the recent European Demolition Association Study Tour to Japan, Demolition News Radio caught up with Christopher (Chris) Godek, the new president of…
A Japanese Adventure
Jun 2 • 40 min
This extended episode of Demolition News Radio was recorded almost entirely in Japan during the European Demolition Association Study Tour to the country. Unscripted and largely unedited, this episode has been recorded to capture some of the sights,…
Business Briefing for April 2019
May 1 • 5 min
Against a backdrop of political and economic uncertainty, the UK construction industry continues to confound and confuse. Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards attempts to make sense of an industry that is seemingly rewriting the rule book.
InSite #1 with Chris Charlton of CJ Charlton Group
Apr 30 • 9 min
This is the pilot episode of what we hope will evolve to become the latest series on the Demolition News Radio network. The basic premise of this show is very simple. Take a dozen or so standard questions, and ask individuals from across the demolition…
Training Talk #3
Apr 28 • 19 min
In this episode, we feature an exclusive interview with Dr Terry Quarmby, former president of the Institute of Demolition Engineers and driving force/lead lecturer behind the IDE’s Foundation Degree Course that is currently underway at Wolverhampton…
#159
Mar 27 • 4 min
What if there came a time when demolition companies found themselves being prosecuted retrospectively and fined for their role in causing issues with the mental health of their workers? What if those prosecutions mirrored those handed down for physical…
#158
Mar 21 • 7 min
On a day upon which I find myself once again taking Citalopram tablets to help with my ongoing bout of depression, here’s another quick insight into my current bout of depression. I don’t normally say this but can I please urge you to listen to the very…
#157
Mar 15 • 6 min
Has the demolition industry placed too much faith in certificates, competence cards and insurance policies? Is the sector guilty of a creeping complacency? And were we better (and safer) whe company management took a more “hands-on” role?
Training Talk #2
Mar 13 • 16 min
This is the second part of our exclusive interview with Howard Button and Lesley Ransome of the National Demolition Training Group. If you didn’t catch the first episode, we strongly suggest that you check that out. Just search for Demolition News Radio…
Training Talk #1
Mar 6 • 17 min
Training Talk is a new show that is dedicated to the subject of demolition training, a sector that moves almost as fast as the industry it serves. In this launch episode, we are delighted to bring you the first part of a two-part interview with Howard…
#156
Mar 5 • 9 min
The problem with talking about mental health issues is that it is generally done in retrospect; looking back at a period of intense negativity whilst wrapped in a blanket of renewed positivity. That’s like asking an alcoholic to explain their addiction…
#155
Mar 3 • 5 min
To have moved an industry on is itself worthy of applause. To have helped shape that industry long after you have ceased to be a part of it is surely the ultimate accolade; one that is worth way more than any upward career move or positive profit report.
Business Briefing for February 2019
Mar 1 • 8 min
February is the shortest month of the year so, traditionally, it has served up some of the lowest monthly totals on the BCLive league table. It does not enjoy the post-festive period upswing that characterises January and, this year, February serves as…
#153
Feb 18 • 5 min
The annual general meeting of the UK’s National Demolition Training Group took place in London on Friday last week. But, at a time when the future of demolition training in the UK is at a crossroads, non-NFDC members were grossly under-represented. Yet…
#152
Feb 12 • 6 min
Why demolition equipment manufacturers, dealers and distributors are more than just purveyors of “dumb iron”; and why the demolition industry needs them perhaps more than it cares to admit.
Business Briefing for January 2019
Feb 3 • 6 min
After 11 consecutive months in which the value of new construction contract awards did not once dip below the £4.0 billion mark, the £2.7 billion posted in December 2018 was a bitter disappointment filled with ominous portent. So was this merely a…
#151
Jan 28 • 9 min
Why I don’t want my epitaph to read “he was quite good at spelling and grammar” and why, when the day of judgement comes, business accomplishments will likely count for very little.
#150
Jan 23 • 7 min
The digger driver that rampaged through a Travelodge hotel lobby earlier this week throws a spotlight onto the evergreen issue of non and late payments in the UK construction sector. In fact, this one man’s actions were almost inevitable in a sector in…
#149
Jan 9 • 6 min
To post or not to post, that is the question. Yesterday, we posted a 1987 BBC documentary on DemolitionNews.com. It provided a fascinating insight into the demolition industry some three decades ago. But it also featured a man that has subsequently been…
Business Briefing for December 2018
Jan 9 • 6 min
After 11 consecutive months during which the BCLive league table of new contract awards never ONCE dipped below the £4 billion monthly total, could the industry achieve a full year of unsurpassed positivity and stability?
#148
Dec 10, 2018 • 6 min
With a Brexit-shaped storm gathering on the horizon, now is the time for the UK demolition industry to forge alliances and collaborations; to unite for the greater good of the sector.
#147
Nov 22, 2018 • 9 min
An object lesson in why I should practice what I preach; and how a single comment on LinkedIn might just have saved my son’s life. Our thanks to Mavis Nye for inspiring this episode. Contributions to her charitable foundation can be made here:…
#146
Nov 20, 2018 • 6 min
The fact that the demolition industry now has time to focus upon relatively minor health, safety and welfare issues is a sign of just how far the sector has come.
#145
Nov 16, 2018 • 5 min
After almost a year of almost unprecedented stability and consistency, the first signs of uncertainty might have just showed themselves. Is this the beginning of the end of the good times?
#144
Nov 5, 2018 • 8 min
We live in an age of unprecedented transparency. And yet, the demolition industry still operates a “need to know” policy when it comes to reporting and sharing certain aspects of its business.
Business Briefing for October 2018
Nov 1, 2018 • 6 min
Clocking up a massive £6.0 billion in new contract awards during October 2018, it seems that the UK construction industry has no truck with talk of Brexit-led crises. But there is concern that the continued strength of the housing sector might ultimately…
The Girl in the Green Coat
Oct 30, 2018 • 27 min
In this Halloween special, Demolition News Radio brings you what we believe to be the world’s first demolition ghost story. Our thanks to Safedem’s William Sinclair for his help and inspiration in the creation of this short story.
#143
Oct 9, 2018 • 6 min
Why the language we use should depend upon the audience; and why a stripped-down and largely pictorial Risk Assessment and Method Statement might just be all your workers need.
#142
Oct 4, 2018 • 10 min
What would happen if you lost everything? Could you recover? Could you bounce back? Would you? Having recently (though, thankfully, temporarily) lost more than five years’ worth of data, I have stared into the abyss. And this time, I managed to step back…
#141
Oct 2, 2018 • 8 min
Why a failure to remain current and relevant could spell disaster for your demolition business. Trust me, I know!
Business Briefing for September 2018
Oct 1, 2018 • 3 min
After eight consecutive months in which the UK construction has achieved a new contracts award total of £4 billion, the BCLive league table held its breath for the outcome of the September countdown. And it wasn’t disappointed. The Builders’ Conference…
#140
Sep 25, 2018 • 15 min
Demolition is an industry of borrowers. The industry appropriated explosive technology developed for the quarry industry. It adopted hydraulic excavators from the construction sector. And it embraced hydraulic attachments. So is there anything we might…
An unfitting legacy
Sep 21, 2018 • 4 min
Cuddy Group accomplished so much over so many years. It carried out literally hundreds of successful demolition contracts. It employed and trained thousands of men and women; men and women that would help nourish the UK demolition gene pool for many years…
#139
Sep 21, 2018 • 12 min
In the social media age, the ability to tell consistent, memorable and engaging stories is a key consideration across all aspects of the demolition business. Don’t believe me? Listen to this episode and see if you can remember the key facts afterwards.
#138
Sep 18, 2018 • 11 min
Deliberately or otherwise, Fake News could be costing the UK demolition industry a small fortune in wasted time and wasted resources. It pays to dig a little deeper.
#137
Sep 13, 2018 • 9 min
If clients and main contractors want their contracts to be sustainable, they should be willing to pay enough to make demolition businesses equally sustainable.
#136
Sep 11, 2018 • 9 min
The demolition industry has made huge strides in safeguarding the physical health and well-being of its workers. But the time has come for the industry to unite and take similarly good care of their mental health too.
#135
Sep 6, 2018 • 10 min
DemolitionNews will be introducing two new systems to allow readers, listeners and viewers to help support the content that love.
ScrapChat #2
Sep 4, 2018 • 9 min
Further falls in scrap prices; scrap pirates target sunken Royal Navy ships; and ScrapsAway focuses on trust within the industry. All this and more in the second episode of ScrapChat, exclusive to Demolition News Radio.
Business Briefing for August 2018
Sep 3, 2018 • 6 min
Latest episode of Demolition News Radio
#134
Aug 28, 2018 • 9 min
The relationship between the Health & Safety Executive and the demolition industry should be a two-way street. But that relationship is undermined by the HSE’s eagerness to enforce, and its reluctance to endorse.
#133
Aug 24, 2018 • 8 min
Every major development in the demolition business in the last 20, 30 or 40 years has made the practice of demolition – actually getting a structure on the ground – easier, faster and safer. And yet, during that same period, actually running a demolition…
ScrapChat #1
Aug 22, 2018 • 8 min
In this launch episode, we look at how a growing trade war between China and the US is impacting on global scrap prices; how some recent rationalisation within the UK scrap sector has fallen foul of the Competition and Markets Authority. But we start by…
#132
Aug 20, 2018 • 7 min
Long overdue, this episode is dedicated to all the under-appreciated people that have helped make Demolition News the global force that it is today; the people who have supported me personally over the years; the demolition and construction people that…
#131
Aug 17, 2018 • 6 min
Why we’re throwing our weight behind the DemoExpo 2019 that will take place in July next year; and why we’re producing a new and limited edition book to coincide with what promises to be an epic show.
Birth of a Demolition Company #4
Aug 16, 2018 • 8 min
With its first stand-alone contract safely completed, b-line can now officially count itself as a true demolition company.
#130
Aug 7, 2018 • 7 min
The time has come for demolition accidents and fatalities to be discussed, denounced and condemned. Silence is complicity.
#129
Aug 6, 2018 • 6 min
Why does the UK demolition industry continue to kowtow to a group of big-name main contractors with a proven track record for late payments and a penchant for crucifying suppliers and sub-contractors?
Demolition News Business Briefing July 2018
Aug 3, 2018 • 3 min
A period of unprecedented stability in UK construction workload shows no signs of abating. But it is vital that we do not grow complacent and that we prepare for the downturn that is sure to arrive.
#128
Jul 27, 2018 • 7 min
The time has surely come for the demolition industry to have a dedicated charity all its own; one that can help its own in their hour of need.
#127
Jul 25, 2018 • 4 min
A man called Samuel Landis is currently in a Miami hospital as a result of a demolition accident earlier this week. I don’t know Samuel or his family. But my thoughts, and those of the global demolition brotherhood, are with him and his family and friends…
The Day We Came of Age
Jul 22, 2018 • 8 min
The inaugural British Demolition Awards was a roaring success; and it has established DemolitionNews as an industry influencer like no other.
Birth of a Demolition Company #3
Jul 19, 2018 • 4 min
b-line demolition, the company we are following for our Birth of a Demolition Company audio and video show, has secured its first contract.
#126
Jul 19, 2018 • 6 min
Through various means, the UK demolition industry has lost a huge number of demolition companies in the past few years. And without some timely financial prudence, more could follow.
#125
Jul 16, 2018 • 6 min
The purchase of a Bentley might be a sign that a demolition director is doing well. Equally, it could be an indicator that the demolition director has lost focus and that a financial crisis might just lurk on the horizon.
#124
Jul 12, 2018 • 8 min
The demolition and construction industries are missing opportunities to make small, incremental environmental strides, purely through a lack of foresight and planning.
#123
Jul 9, 2018 • 7 min
When the reaction to the publication of a rainbow-coloured digger is “get that gay shit off my Instagram feed”, it is clear that the industry still has a long way to go till it achieves anything even approaching inclusivity.
Birth of a Demolition Company #2
Jul 5, 2018 • 14 min
Introducing the key protagonists os our new show: Ziad Mir, operations director at b-line; and Simon King, b-line’s demolition contracts manager.
Birth of a Demolition Company #1
Jul 5, 2018 • 2 min
Our new show will follow the fortunes of a company called b-line as it takes its first tentative steps into the UK demolition business.
Birth of a Demolition Company
Jul 3, 2018 • 3 min
For the next year, we will be following the fortunes of a new demolition company called b-line. In this pilot episode, we lay out the intentions of the show which will also appear on our Demolition TV YouTube channel AND in the Demolition magazine.
Business Briefing for June 2018
Jul 1, 2018 • 4 min
Another £4 billion month for the BCLive league table, JCB breaking ground on a new £50 million cab factory, and the buzz around the Hillhead 2018 exhibition are all cause for optimism.
#122
Jun 28, 2018 • 6 min
Are plant thieves using Facebook to target victims and draw up a hit-list of equipment to steal?
#121
Jun 21, 2018 • 6 min
Despite everything I have said in recent episodes, demolition remains a great, dynamic, endlessly fascinating and - dare I say - fun industry within which to earn a living.
#120
Jun 19, 2018 • 8 min
The nomadic lifestyle of the modern demolition worker has already had an impact upon their physical health. Could it also have an impact upon their mental health too?
#119
Jun 12, 2018 • 8 min
If you want your demolition news sugar-coated, then you came to wrong place.
#118
Jun 7, 2018 • 12 min
A request from the police to look at our book “A Site for Sore Eyes” was unexpected; but it provided an opportunity to look back at a book created in haste for a good cause.
#117
Jun 4, 2018 • 10 min
Sounding a warning - From this day forward, we will name and shame the industry’s late payers and those that duck their financial commitments and moral obligations.
Business Briefing for May 2018
Jun 4, 2018 • 3 min
A diagram tracking construction workload over a year generally looks like the wave patterns experienced in the North Atlantic with perilous peaks and bottomless falls. But since the beginning of 2018, that chart has looked as calm as the most serene of…
#116
May 31, 2018 • 9 min
Amidst a spate of costly and targeted equipment and attachment thefts, surely the time has come to get tough with the plant thieves…?
#115
May 29, 2018 • 6 min
A half a million pound fine for an incident in which no-one was hurt is surely disproportionate. But does it point to a Health and Safety Executive seeking to make up a financial shortfall?
#114
May 25, 2018 • 6 min
The Waste Exchange app developed by industry veteran Andy Hopkins of Rye Demolition is designed to marry supply and demand in the demolition and construction waste sector.
#113
May 24, 2018 • 8 min
An exclusive look at the new ScrapsAway.co.uk website that helps demolition companies find the best local outlet and the best price for their scrap metals.
#112
May 18, 2018 • 9 min
With a potential financial bonanza from the decommissioning and dismantling of oil and gas platforms, there has never been a better time to pioneer and develop new equipment, new methods, and new techniques.
#111
May 15, 2018 • 11 min
On 12 May 1990, my dad was best man at my wedding. Precisely 27 years and 364 days later, he was diagnosed with kidney cancer.
#110
May 9, 2018 • 7 min
The challenge of making the transition from medium-sized contractor to large contractor whilst retaining that personal touch.
Business Briefing for April 2018
May 4, 2018 • 3 min
Despite headlines to the contrary, the UK construction sector continues to maintain a positive level of workload for the fourth consecutive month.
#109
May 2, 2018 • 8 min
Why the National Federation of Demolition Contractors is to demolition what Andrew Ridgeley was to George Michael in their WHAM! days; and why I am washing my hands of the whole sorry business.
#108
Apr 30, 2018 • 10 min
The UK demolition industry is dynamic, fast-paced and constantly developing. The recruitment and training systems serving the industry - sadly - are not.
#107
Apr 26, 2018 • 6 min
The National Federation of Demolition Contractors has less members than it had a decade ago, and yet it employs five times as many people and operates from about 20 times as much office space. How does that work?
#106
Apr 23, 2018 • 7 min
Why a last minute Dark Horse entrant might just put an end to the dark times at the NFDC.
#105
Apr 19, 2018 • 7 min
If the demolition industry is to truly learn, it is VITAL that mistakes are aired and that accidents are discussed.
#104
Apr 16, 2018 • 7 min
Why the National Federation of Demolition Contractors should choose its interim president wisely AND geographically.
#103
Apr 10, 2018 • 6 min
Are houses rendered “evil” by atrocities that take place within and - if so - is demolition the answer?
Coming Soon
Apr 9, 2018 • 0 min
The birth of a demolition company. We follow a fledgling company as it takes its first tentative steps on the demolition ladder. We will follow them as they recruit and train staff; as they purchase equipment; and as they win their first demolition…
#102
Apr 4, 2018 • 4 min
President of the National Federation of Demolition Contractors - Paul Brown - has been forced to resign in what must surely rank as the saddest and most wretched day in the Federation’s history.
#101
Apr 3, 2018 • 12 min
The story of how I came to be in hot pursuit of a stolen vehicle alongside a former murder squad detective.
Business Briefing for March 2018
Apr 3, 2018 • 3 min
A mammoth framework project for the residential arm of Wates Group could mean a windfall for demolition contractors in the south of England. This episode is sponsored by The Builders’ Conference and the BCLive league table.
#100
Mar 29, 2018 • 9 min
In our 100th episode, we look at three quarters of the UK’s demolition contractors are abiding by the training rules and regulations laid down by the other quarter; and how they’re paying handsomely to do so. If you are a non-NFDC company that uses the…
#99
Mar 26, 2018 • 8 min
Claude Brown was always going to be a tough act to follow. But despite numerous attempts to oust him as NFDC president, Claude’s son Paul Brown has stood strong…much as his father would have done.
#98
Mar 24, 2018 • 8 min
How YOU can use OUR global reach
#97
Mar 20, 2018 • 6 min
On Friday this week, I will be attending my first NFDC event for six years; and this is why.
Episode #96
Mar 16, 2018 • 6 min
We are delighted to announce the launch of DemolitionKit.com, a dedicated news resource for the demolition equipment sector.
Episode #95
Mar 14, 2018 • 5 min
My take on yesterday’s Extraordinary General Meeting of the National Federation of Demolition Contractors, the temporary ceasefire it triggered, and the misplaced priorities of some of those involved.
#94
Mar 14, 2018 • 10 min
Why I no longer wish to be associated with a book I researched, wrote and published some seven years ago.
#93
Mar 10, 2018 • 8 min
A non-demolition tale of how I unwittingly became part of the porn industry….for almost four years.
#92
Mar 7, 2018 • 6 min
Just days after Erith Group confirmed that it had won more work in a single month than construction behemoths Sir Robert McAlpine and Laing O’Rourke, we look at the dawning of a new era of super-sized demolition companies.
#91
Mar 5, 2018 • 6 min
Where have the great men of the demolition industry gone? If the UK demolition industry had a House of Lords, who would get to wear the ermine?
DemolitionNews Radio #73
Mar 2, 2018 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • The story behind the story • Demolition 2051 - The story behind the story • Demolition 2051 - The story behind the story • Patreon
Beware the Ides of March
Mar 2, 2018 • 4 min
With the UK’s National Federation of Demolition Contractors scheduled to meet soon for an extraordinary general meeting that MIGHT decide the fate of the incumbent Federation president, Demolition News Radio acts as soothsayer.
Business Briefing for February 2018
Mar 1, 2018 • 4 min
Charting the highs and lows of UK construction and demolition demand over the past month.
#89
Feb 26, 2018 • 9 min
On Friday last week, I returned to the Didcot A Power Station, the scene of an accident that killed four demolition men on 23 February 2016. I went primarily to pay my respects to those four men who were taken from the families and friends on that fateful…
Didcot - Two Years On
Feb 22, 2018 • 21 min
Latest episode of Demolition News Radio
#88
Feb 20, 2018 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Love over gold 1 • Love over gold 2 • Let’s e over gold 3 • Love over gold 4 • Love over gold 5 • Patreon
#87
Feb 15, 2018 • 13 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Old boots 1 • Old boots 2 • Old boots 3 • Old boots 4 • Old boots 5 • Old boots 6 • Old boots 7 • Patreon
#86
Feb 14, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Power to the regions • CanTrack • Power to the regions 2 • Patreon
#85
Feb 13, 2018 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Disclosure • CanTrack • Disclosure 2 • Disclosure 3 • Patreon
#84
Feb 8, 2018 • 8 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Spies 1 • CanTrack • Spies 2 • Spies 3 • Patreon
#83
Feb 6, 2018 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Glass Ceiling • CanTrack • Glass Ceiling 2 • Patreon
#82
Feb 5, 2018 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Sadiq Khan • CanTrack • Sadiq Khan 2 • Patreon
#81
Feb 1, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Business Briefing intro • Business Briefing 1 • Neil Edwards • CanTrack • British Demolition Awards • Brutish Demition Awards 2 • Patreon
#80
Jan 31, 2018 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Watershed • CanTrack • Watershed 2 • Patreon
#79
Jan 25, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • A date to remember • CanTrack • A date to remember 2 • Patreon
#78
Jan 22, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Card scheme or card scam? • CanTrack • Card scheme or card scan? 2 • Patreon
#77
Jan 18, 2018 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Kill your boss • CanTrack • Kill your boss 2 • Patreon
#76
Jan 17, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Safety is the starting point • CanTrack • Safety is the starting point 2 • Safety is the starting point 3 • Patreon
#75
Jan 16, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Carillion 1 • CanTrack • Carillion 2 • Patreon
#74
Jan 11, 2018 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Demolition in the #metoo age • Patreon
#72
Jan 8, 2018 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip ad • Starting the New Year with a Bang • CanTrack • Starting the New Year with a Bang 2 • Patreon
#71
Jan 2, 2018 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Business Briefing intro • Business Briefing 1 • Hydraquip • Business Briefing 2 • Patreon
#70
Dec 20, 2017 • 3 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • The Highs of 2017 • Patreon
#69
Dec 19, 2017 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Children • Children of the Revolution 1 • Children of the Revolution 2 • Patreon
#68
Dec 14, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • In this episode • Hydraquip • Giving up for good • Giving up for good 2 • Giving up for good 3 • Patreon
#67
Dec 11, 2017 • 3 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Winter Working Safety • Patreon
#66
Dec 8, 2017 • 21 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • Eviction order • Hydraquip • Eviction order 1 • Eviction order 2 • Eviction order 3 • Eviction order 4 • Eviction order 5 • Eviction order 6 • Eviction order 7 • Eviction order 8 • Eviction order 9 • Eviction order 10 • Eviction…
#65
Dec 7, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Age of engagement • CanTrack • Age of engagent 2 • Age of engagement 3 • Patreon
#64
Dec 4, 2017 • 0 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Business Briefing November 1 • Neil Edwards • Business Briefing November 2 • CanTrack • Christmas • Patreon
#63
Nov 30, 2017 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Beyond the call of duty 1 • CanTrack • Beyond the call of duty 2 • Beyond the call of duty 3 • Patreon
#62
Nov 29, 2017 • 12 min
Friends, Romans • Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Ready, aim, FIRE! • FIRE! • First responders • First responders • Patreon
#61
Nov 28, 2017 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Coming soon • Demolition 2051 trailer • Coming soon 2 • Coming soon 3 • Demolition 2051 trailer • Patreon
#60
Nov 27, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Money’s too tight 1 • CanTrack • Money’s too tight 2 • Simply Red • Patreon
#59
Nov 23, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Steve Austin • Under the knife 1 • CanTrack • Under the knife 2 • Patreon
#58
Nov 21, 2017 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Letting go • CanTrack • Letting go 2 • Patreon
#57
Nov 19, 2017 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • The Clash 1 • Should I stay 1 • The Clash 2 • Should I stay 2 • The Clash 3 • Should I stay 3 • Should I stay 4 • The Clash 4 • Patreon
#56
Nov 17, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Is this what you voted for? • CanTrack • Is this what you voted for 2 • Patreon
#55
Nov 16, 2017 • 4 min
Patreon • Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Fit and proper person test • CanTrack • Fit and proper person test 2 • Patreon
#54
Nov 15, 2017 • 3 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Demolition as closure • CanTrack • Demolition as closure 2
#53
Nov 14, 2017 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Site Audit 1 • CanTrack • Site audit 2 • Patreon • Bueller
#52
Nov 8, 2017 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Terminator • Future Shock • Hydraquip • Future Shock 2 • CanTrack • Future Shock 3 • Patreon • Bueller
#51
Nov 3, 2017 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Fines, not dandy • CanTrack • Fines, not dandy 2 • Patreon • Bueller
#50
Nov 2, 2017 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Brought to book • Brought to book 2 • CanTrack • Brought to book 3 • Bueller
#49
Nov 1, 2017 • 3 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Business Briefing • Business Briefing 2 • Patreon
#48
Oct 19, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Service disconnections 1 • Service disconnections 2 • CanTrack • Signing off • Arnie • Thanks • Patreon
#47
Oct 18, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Lucky man 1 • Lucky man 2 • CanTrack • Big boot
#46
Oct 17, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • High Reach 1 • CanTrack • High Reach 2 • Demolition magazine • Patreon
#45
Oct 16, 2017 • 6 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Going paperless • CanTrack • Going paperless 2 • Going paperless 3 • Patreon
Demolition Digest #5
Oct 15, 2017 • 22 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Smart intro • Smart Cards 1 • Smart Cards 2 • CDC Intro • CDC 1 • CDC 2 • CDC 3 • CDC 4 • Exit 1 • Exit 2 • Exit 3 • Exit 4 • Exit 5 • Right …
#44
Oct 12, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Smart cards 1 • CanTrack • Smart cards 2 • Patreon
#43
Oct 11, 2017 • 5 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Three years in advance • Three years in advance 2 • CanTrack • Three years in advance 3 • Patreon
#42
Oct 10, 2017 • 9 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Exit strategy 1 • Exit strategy 2 • Exit strategy 3 • CanTrack • Exit strategy 4 • Exit strategy 5 • Patreon
#41
Oct 9, 2017 • 4 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • CDC acquisition • Whole lotta shakin’ going on • Rationalisation • A change is gonna come • Thanks • Patreon
Demolition Digest #4
Oct 7, 2017 • 30 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • HS2 1 • HS2 2 • CanTrack • Business Briefing intro • Business Briefing 1 • Business Briefing 2 • London emissions intro • London emissions 1 • London emi…
#40
Oct 6, 2017 • 9 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Litmus test • Litmus test 2 • Litmus test 3 • Litmus test 4 • CanTrack • Litmus test 5 • Litmus test 6 • Patreon
#39
Oct 5, 2017 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • The Boxer • GroupThink 1 • Hydraquip • GroupThink 2 • GroupThink 3 • GroupThink 4 • Patreon
#38
Oct 4, 2017 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Today 1 • Today 2 • Today 3 • CanTrack • Outside the hospital • Green light
#37
Oct 3, 2017 • 7 min
Friends, Romans • Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • London emissions 1 • London emissions 2 • London emissions 3 • London emissions 4 • Patreon
#36
Oct 2, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Business Briefing intro • Business Briefing - September 2017 • Breaking into Demolition • Breaking • Patreon
Demolition Digest #3
Sep 30, 2017 • 32 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Business Briefing • Friends Influence from Within • Knocked intro • Broke…
#35
Sep 29, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • In this episode • Broken Arrow • Getting knocked • Hydraquip • Getting knocked 2 • What if… • CanTrack • Register • If you build it… • Thanks • Patreon
#34
Sep 28, 2017 • 8 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Episode numbering • Unseen cost of plant theft • Unseen cost 2 • CanTrack • Unseen cost 3 • Unseen cost 4 • Unseen cost 5 • Patreon
#33
Sep 27, 2017 • 4 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Innovation 1 • Innovation 2 • Patreon
#32
Sep 26, 2017 • 8 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Friends • Friends 2 • Friends 3 • CanTrack • Friends 4 • Friends 5 • Patreon
#31
Sep 25, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Influence from within • CanTrack • Industry Insight • Patreon
#30
Sep 23, 2017 • 11 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Pies and pilgrimage • CanTrack • Arrival • Silence is golden • Well-oiled machine • Nectar of the Gods
#29
Sep 21, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Sore throat • My JCB Rant • My JCB Rant • Patreon
#28
Sep 19, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Demolition training • CanTrack • Special offer • Patreon
#27
Sep 18, 2017 • 4 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Apology for Absence • CanTrack Global • Life isn’t fair • Patreon
#26
Sep 12, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • The king of recycling • Robert Collard interview • CanTrack • Pre-order • Patreon
#25
Sep 11, 2017 • 4 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Apology • CanTrack • Urban Exploration • Patreon
Demolition Digest #2
Sep 9, 2017 • 19 min
Intro • In this episode • AR intro • AR Demolition on training • AR Demolition on training • AR Demolition on Training 2 • Mental health intro • Mental Health 1 • Mental Health 2 • Cyber • Insomnia…
#24
Sep 7, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • In the episode • Hydraquip • Hacking and cyber crime • CanTrack • Cyber crime • Patreon
#23
Sep 6, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Mental Health • CanTrack • Mental Health 2 • Patreon
#22
Sep 5, 2017 • 10 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • AR Demolition intro • AR Demolition on training • AR Demolition on training • CanTrack • Demolition Degree intro • University of Wolverhampton • Selfless • Pat…
#21
Sep 4, 2017 • 6 min
Intro • Insomnia and Internet frustrations • Hydraquip • Insomnia • CanTrack Global • Insomnia (continued) • Insomnia and Veritas Consulting • Fatigue is no snoozing matter • Fatigue • Patreon
Demolition Digest #1
Sep 2, 2017 • 23 min
Intro • In this episode • Demolition Degree • BCLive intro • Neil Edwards 1 • Neil Edwards 2 • Neil Edwards 3 • Neil Edwards 4 • Skills & Brexit • Skills Shortages & The Brexit Effect • Fat Cats in…
#20
Sep 1, 2017 • 8 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip ad • Bust to Boom • Business Briefing 1 • Contract numbers down? • BUsiness Briefing 2 • Companies winning work down? • Business Briefing 3 • Regional update • B…
#19
Aug 31, 2017 • 10 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip ad • Didcot collapse • Alford Technologies • Alford Technologies • Demolition TV • Patreon
#18
Aug 30, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Fat Cats and Wage Disparity • CanTrack Global • Breaking into Demolition • Patreon
#17
Aug 29, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Skills Shortages and the Brexit effect • CanTrack Global • Breaking into Demolition • Patreon
#16
Aug 24, 2017 • 4 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • HS2 • New book • Patreon
#15
Aug 23, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • Remoquip • Remoquip with Francis Dolan • Remoquip with Francis Dolan
#14
Aug 22, 2017 • 12 min
Intro • Accident 1 • My demolition accident
#13
Aug 21, 2017 • 19 min
Anchor Talk, Demolition News Radio, Dr Dan Davidson
#12
Aug 21, 2017 • 6 min
Intro • Coming up • Hydraquip • Technology in training • CanTrack • Marketing Monday • Looking Ahead
#11
Aug 18, 2017 • 8 min
Welcome • Intro • Threatened on my own doorstep • Double-edged sword • A great industry
#10
Aug 17, 2017 • 3 min
Intro • Sarah Champion resignation
#9
Aug 16, 2017 • 4 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Changing face of demolition
#8
Aug 15, 2017 • 5 min
Intro • In this episode • Hydraquip • Business Update • CanTrack • Douneray • Secret New Book
#7
Aug 14, 2017 • 3 min
Employing local people
#6
Aug 12, 2017 • 17 min
Intro • A divisive brand • Why did I write the book? • Was JCB involved? • Was JCB aware of the similarities with Apple? • How long did it take to write? • Were there any surprises along the way? •…
#5
Aug 11, 2017 • 6 min
Intro • CanTrack • Grenfell • Hydraquip • The Stalker Incident • If…
#4
Aug 10, 2017 • 7 min
Intro • Jobs • Andy Hair • Google • Patreon • Book • Wheels of Justice • Beattie
#3
Aug 9, 2017 • 9 min
Intro & Shoutouts • Urban Exploration Frustration • Business Briefing Update • Hydraquip ad • Book announcement
#2
Aug 8, 2017 • 9 min
Knowledge is Power • If… • Held at Gunpoint
#1
Aug 7, 2017 • 7 min
Check out Kit Talk magazine • My accidental lunch with Captain Kirk • Discussions with Chris Grayling MP • Ogden Rate Decision Delayed