An appointment with Dr Demolition…

Terry Quarmby’s blunt and honest autobiography is OUT NOW. “…As blunt as a wrecking ball; as abrasive as reinforced concrete; and as tough and uncompromising as the industry he helped shape…” The new book from Dr Terry Quarmby is everything you would expect from the straight-talking, no-nonsense former president of the Institute of Demolition Engineers….Read moreRead more

JCB brought to book…

A new book celebrating JCB’s 75 years in business has been published – just in time for Christmas. The 144-page JCB Scrapbook has just come off the presses to mark 75 years of engineering innovation. With more than 400 photographs – some published for the first time ever – it promises to be a treat…Read moreRead more

It’s spooky time…

“Darkness falls across the land, the midnight hour is close at hand”. Halloween is almost upon us. So it is time to resurrect the world’s first demolition ghost story – The Girl in the Green Coat. Available 100% FREE in both ebook and audio versions, the book was orginally published this time last year and…Read moreRead more

Instagram Impact…

DemolitionNews unveils new guide to the world’s fastest-growing social platform. DemolitionNews acquired its 90,000th follower on the Instagram social media platform recently. I say that not to boast or to stroke my already inflated self-worth; I say that because, having grown our Instagram following from around 15,000 to 90,000 in just over a year, I’d…Read moreRead more

Giving for Redcar…

Buy a book. Better still, make a donation. It is the morning of Sunday 22 September. The news of the tragic accident at SSI Redcar is still raw, and the ensuing investigation has barely begun. But, in typically generous fashion, there are already moves within the industry to help raise funds for the families of…Read moreRead more

Mind officially blown…

DemolitionNews to celebrate Instagram milestone with new book. Picture the scene. It is FA Cup Final day and Wembley Stadium is filled to capacity. The sun casts a shadow across part of the pitch as the players enter. As they do so, 90,000 peope rise to their feet in unison. Well, you see that 90,000…Read moreRead more

EXCLUSIVE – The Japanese Way

You can now pre-order your copy of a FREE new e-book from DemolitionNews. Regular readers will be aware that DemolitionNews’ Mark Anthony recently took part in the European Demolition Association Study Tour to Japan as a guest of global construction equipment giant Caterpillar and its UK dealer Finning UK. That visit proved to be so…Read moreRead more

One for the girls…

Our second children’s book meets need from young girls. As regular readers will recall, a few weeks ago we took a bumper order for our original children’s book – My Dad Does Demolition. Those books were destined for a number of schools to help demolition contractors engage with young people and to give them an…Read moreRead more

Bumper book bonanza…

Massive book order demonstrates industry’s commitment to the future. It’s more than four years since our children’s book – My Dad Does Demolition – went on sale. And the industry’s appetite for the book shows no signs of abating. In fact, we are in the process of fulfilling our largest batch of orders ever, with…Read moreRead more

Demolition 2051 – Glimpse of a possible future…

A new book from DemolitionNews predicts a human-free demolition industry of the future. “…imagine a world in which man has been removed entirely from demolition sites; a world in which Zero Harm is not just a reality, but the industry norm…” Demolition 2051 is a new book from DemolitionNews founder Mark Anthony. The book envisages…Read moreRead more