FAQs


Who are you?

DDS Demolition is the trading name for Downfast Demolition and Salvage Limited which forms part of the 1948 Group of companies, which also incorporates waste management company TW Services.

How long have you been in operation?

Downfast Demolition was established in 1977 with the formation of Downfast Demolition and Salvage in December 1992. Our sister company Thanet Waste was formed in November 1995 with the transition to TW Services in August 2005.

What are your current insurance details?

Employer’s liability – £10 million

Public liability – £10 million

Where do you operate?

All locations are considered. The contracts we undertake are evaluated individually.

Do you have a drink and drugs policy?

Yes. Alcohol and drugs (other than prescribed medication) are forbidden on all DDS Demolition sites. The company recognises the need to address the effects of drink and drug misuse in the workplace and is committed to develop good working practices throughout the workforce.

Do you operate emergency works?

Yes. A member of management is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to manage a solution to any emergency.

Has the company ever had any prohibition or enforcement notices from the HSE or environmental agency?

Never.