The International Association of Concrete Drillers & Sawers, IACDS, is the organization representing the associations, companies and professionals of the concrete drilling and sawing industry around the globe.

The IACDS has a strong focus on providing an international union with the cooperation of trade Associations.


The IACDS Annual Convention is postponed to September in Stockholm

The IACDS Board of Directors met yesterday to make a decision on the 2020 Annual Convention in Willingen and decided to postpone the event to second part of the year.

CSDA Announces New Executive Director

The Concrete Sawing and Drilling Association (CSDA) announces the appointment of Erin O’Brien as its next Executive Director, following the retirement of Patrick O’Brien.

IACDS members can enjoy a 10% discount in GIC EXPO 2020

The third edition of the only Italian exhibition dedicated to the concrete sector, GIC EXPO, which will be held from 29th to 31st October 2020 in Piacenza (Italy).

IACDS wishes you Merry Christmas!

At this time of the year our thoughts are focused on those who…

VBS, the Austrian National Association, joins IACDS

Verband österreichischer Betonbohr- und Schneideunternehmen, VBS, is the association of Austrian concrete sawing and drilling companies.


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IACDS yearbook 2019

The publication gathers interesting contents about the industry, the companies that are involved in it, the activities and goals of the IACDS members and the news of the National Associations involved in IACDS.

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CDSA Resource Guide 2018-2019

The CDSA Resource Guide gets together not only several reasons to specify CSDA contractors and the specifications of CSDA but also the standards and tolerances.

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Conference Book – IACDS Annual Convention 2018

This conference book collects the presentations that took place during the IACDS Annual Convention 2018

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Temporary fixation of diamond cutting and coring equipment

The document published by IACDS, Temporary fixation of diamond cutting and coring equipment, is entirely focused on temporary fixation of diamond tools.


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25th Anniversary of IACDS

For 25 years, IACDS has been conecting the industry of concrete drilling and sawing.  Access this video to learn about the initiatives it has carried out over the years to promote and professionalize this industry. Video 

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Presentation Diamond Award 2019

The Diamond Award ceremony will be held on Thursday 11th of April, 2019, in the frame of the trade fair BAUMA 2019, to be held in April, 8-14, in Munich (Germany).

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Interview to Ms. Julie White, IACDS president

Brief video-interview realized in the frame of the IACDS Annual Convention 2018, held in Tokyo, Japan.

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Best moments of the IACDS Annual Convention 2018

Best moments of the IACDS Annual Convention 2018, held in Tokyo (Japan) in May 21-23.