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SIG Ireland launches online store
Specialist building products provider SIG has announced the launch of its new online store to deliver building products and accessories direct to site.
SIG has already successfully
Kirby honoured At Global Innovation Awards
Foreground (L to r): Spanish Minister for Education and Professional Training, Isabel Celaá; Irish Ambassador to Spain, Síle Maguire; King Felipe VI; Queen Letizia; and President
Ecocem raises €22.5m in equity investment
The Convention Centre, Dublin, incorporated high levels of GGBS in its construction and saved over 11,000 tonnes of CO2.
– Green cement company Ecocem has announced the completion
“It is imperative we use this time to renew and refocus”
Michael O’Donohoe, President, Hardware Association Ireland, talks to constructionnews.ie about his priorities for the HAI in the coming year.
Michael O’Donohoe
Covid-19 lockdown leads to further decline in activity, but confidence reaches two-and-a-half-year high
As the construction sector starts to reopen, the Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI®) –
New figures show national construction tender prices increased by modest 1.3% in second half of 2020
Surveyors say national annual inflation now at 2.2%, about a third of pre-Covid-19 levels – SCSI President says property,

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Kirby honoured At Global Innovation Awards

Kirby honoured At Global Innovation Awards

Foreground (L to r): Spanish Minister for Education and Professional Training, Isabel Celaá; Irish Ambassador to Spain, Síle Maguire; King...

Female students need to know they have a place in engineering

Female students need to know they have a place in engineering

Eve Cassidy from Kirby Group Engineering would love to see more women in her industry. Here, she shares her experience...

ACEI Conference told revised NDP must be delivered through a climate lens

ACEI Conference told revised NDP must be delivered through a climate lens

– Minister McGrath commits to doing all in his power to address PII issues – ACEI launches its Sustainability Vision...

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SIG Ireland launches online store

SIG Ireland launches online store

Specialist building products provider SIG has announced the launch of its new online store to deliver building products and accessories...

Ecocem raises €22.5m in equity investment

Ecocem raises €22.5m in equity investment

The Convention Centre, Dublin, incorporated high levels of GGBS in its construction and saved over 11,000 tonnes of CO2. –...

Minister says climate change action and regional balance are vital issues to arise in NDP review

Minister says climate change action and regional balance are vital issues to arise in NDP review

– Review to Renew Phase 1 Report on the Review of the National Development Plan published The recently published Phase...

Irish architectural firm wins New York City Urban Design Ideas Competition

Irish architectural firm wins New York City Urban Design Ideas Competition

– RKD leading the way in urban design for sustainable and affordable housing RKD Architects, a Dublin-based architectural firm has...

Sustainability

Ecocem raises €22.5m in equity investment

Ecocem raises €22.5m in equity investment

The Convention Centre, Dublin, incorporated high levels of GGBS in its construction and saved over 11,000 tonnes of CO2. –...

New NSAI Standard on Heat Pumps in homes will help Ireland hit its climate targets

New NSAI Standard on Heat Pumps in homes will help Ireland hit its climate targets

The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) has developed and published a new National Standard Recommendation for the design and...

“Realignment of Planning Legislation urgently required to deliver for climate action” – Irish Planning Institute

“Realignment of Planning Legislation urgently required to deliver for climate action” – Irish Planning Institute

– Irish Planning Institute (IPI) President speaks following Cabinet Agreement of Climate Action Bill – IPI is calling for adequate...

Irish Construction firms to invest €800,000 each in sustainability in coming years

Irish Construction firms to invest €800,000 each in sustainability in coming years

– Ireland’s architecture, engineering, construction, and manufacturing firms to invest an average of €800k each in sustainability over the next five...

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Six things to consider when preparing for a professional indemnity insurance renewal

Six things to consider when preparing for a professional indemnity insurance renewal

Professional indemnity insurance: Navigating through the storm GRAEME TINNEY, CEO, Griffiths & Armour Europe DAC, outlines the conditions within the...

“There are some key lessons which everyone who wants to use adjudication should learn”

“There are some key lessons which everyone who wants to use adjudication should learn”

James Golden, Director, Quigg Golden, writes that if contractors are going to survive, they need to get rapid resolutions to...

“The Land Development Agency Bill 2021 presents an opportunity for all parties to pool their resources to tackle the housing shortage”

“The Land Development Agency Bill 2021 presents an opportunity for all parties to pool their resources to tackle the housing shortage”

Godfrey Hogan, Principal Consultant, Reddy Charlton, outlines the main provisions of the Land Development Agency Bill 2021. Godfrey Hogan, Principal...

“The time is now for our nation’s Public Works Contracts to evolve”

“The time is now for our nation’s Public Works Contracts to evolve”

– John FFF O’Brien Resolving a disputed public works final account, with the assistance of a third-party neutral, is as...

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