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BDA Dinner Dance and Awards 2017 - 24th November 2017

The BDA Annual Dinner and Awards, which was held at the prestigious Hilton Hotel in Glasgow, was a tremendous success with over 235 guests enjoying the evening. Packed with fun and entertainment,...
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Dando Release Statement on Future CP Rig Manufacturing - 22nd November 2017

Dando Release Statement on Future CP Rig Manufacturing Dando Drilling International has announced that it is ceasing production of its current D2500 and D4000 cable percussion drilling rigs and wil...
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Christmas Boxing Event - 20 December 2017 - 21st November 2017

The BDA is pleased to announce the Christmas 2017 Boxing Event, North vs South Drillers Cup. The event, which is being organised by John Rodgeman, Borehole Solutions, is planned to raise money for...
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Proud to Support the Brownfield Briefing Event in Scotland - 7th November 2017

The Scottish Brownfield Briefing Event, which the British Drilling Association (BDA) is pleased to be supporting, is being held 7thFebruary, COSLA Conference Centre, Edinburgh.   Returning ...
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BDA Welcomes Ten New Members! - 25th October 2017

The British Drilling Association (BDA) is pleased to welcome ten new members that have joined the Association in the last few months. The new members include: 521 STRE (WD); Ace Drilling Services...
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Dando Cable Percussion Rigs - 5th October 2017

Dando Cable Percussion Rigs Due to rumours and speculation recently regarding the manufacture of CP rigs by Dando Drilling International Ltd, the BDA has contacted them to ask for an official state...
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Led Zepplin Star Donates to BDA's Charity Auction - 20th September 2017

Led Zeppelin Star Donates to BDA's Charity Auction Led Zeppelin mega-star Robert Plant has kindly donated (through Dave Nevey of MGS) two signed albums, Led Zeppelin 2 & Presence, for the BDA's...
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Time Nearly Up for CRO Cards - 17th August 2017

All 85,000 Construction Related Occupation (CRO) skills cards currently in circulation will expire by the end of next month, reports the Construction Enquirer The deadline is part of the industry's...
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Civil Engineering Contractors Report Continued Growth - 11th August 2017

Civil Engineering Contractors Report Continued Growth Latest workloads survey of civil engineering contractors suggests that their workload continues to rise and orders have also picked up. Result...
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The BDA is Pleased to Announce its Partnership with Genesis Risk Solutions Ltd - 8th August 2017

The British Drilling Association (BDA) is pleased to announce its partnership with construction industry insurance specialist Genesis Risk Solutions Ltd, an agreement, which brings BDA members a ...
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BDA Members Call on CSCS to end Confusion On-Site Caused by its Change to its Carding Scheme - 28th July 2017

Following changes to the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Carding System that card schemes carrying the CSCS logo must only certify those occupations with nationally recognised con...
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Emerging Best Practice in Ground Investigation for Linear Infrastructure Projects - Manchester - 25th July 2017

Emerging Best Practice in Ground Investigation for Linear Infrastructure Projects Wednesday 7th February 2018, Manchester United, Old Trafford, Manchester (3rd location: Scotland, April 2...
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BDA Issues Reminder of the Need to Address Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome - 17th July 2017

Concerned over possible complacency, the British Drilling Association (BDA) is issuing a reminder to the drilling sector of the need to address Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome and is supporting the i...
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BDA Welcomes New Members June 2017 - 20th June 2017

The British Drilling Association (BDA) is pleased to welcome 3 new members, who have joined the Association in recent months, namely Seed Drilling Services, RD Drilling & Romulus Training. ...
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Drillers Snowdon Trek for Charity - 12th June 2017

The BDA would like to offer their support and best wishes to Stuart and Andrea Keys for their forthcoming operation where Stuart is donating a kidney to his wife. We would also like to offer our su...
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