Tag: Tom Parlon

CIF welcomes Construction Sector Group as the start of a new era for Irish construction

Construction Sector Group

The Construction Industry Federation (CIF) has welcomed An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s endorsement of a new Construction Sector Group involving industry and a number of key Government Departments. Hundreds of leaders from across the Irish and international construction industries attended the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) Annual Conference in Croke Park today, to discuss the industry’s potential […]

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Budget 2018: CIF Response

Construction Industry Federation

CIF welcomes increased investment in infrastructure at critical time for Irish economy New homebuilding finance agency has potential to enable projects where lending is not available from traditional sources of finance Budget 2018 CIF Response CIF has stated that the measures announced today will help address the systemic weaknesses in infrastructure investment. Tom Parlon, CIF Director […]

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Gyproc Launches Ireland’s First Nationwide Plasterboard Recycling Service

Gyproc Plasterboard Recycling

Gyproc Plasterboard Recycling is a cost-effective process from Gyproc Ireland that takes back and recycles plasterboard off-cuts back into its Irish based manufacturing process. Pictured: CIF Director General Tom Parlon (right) launches nationwide Gyproc Recycling Service with Gyproc MD Brian Dolan (left) Responsible onsite waste management Responsible waste management is a priority for Gyproc in […]

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Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework

Ireland 2040

Ireland 2040 – Success dependent on thriving regional construction firms The CIF (Construction Industry Federation) has warned that the ambition of balanced regional development can only be delivered by a thriving construction industry. It says Government must set out an industrial strategy for the construction industry to ensure that it has the capacity to deliver the […]

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Statement from Construction Industry Federation on Central Bank mortgage review

Construction Industry Federation

Tom Parlon, CIF Director General Following the review of mortgage measures announced by the Central Bank today, CIF Director General, Tom Parlon, stated: “The CIF recognises that the Central Bank’s macro-prudential rules are part of a necessary regulatory framework within the Irish banking system. Today’s changes to the deposit rules may assist first-time buyers in […]

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CIF: Poor infrastructure will scupper job & housing plans

CIF Budget Submission Infrastructure

The Construction Industry Federation (CIF) has warned the Government that their housing measures and job creation plans will come to nothing unless they invest in infrastructure. The CIF has met with Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform officials to outline their pre-budget proposals.   CIF Director General Tom Parlon (pictured) says […]

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