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Maplewood and Grandbrind to commence construction on ‘first of its kind’ joint venture development in south Dublin
Maplewood Residential and Grandbrind Ltd are about to commence construction on a 1,034-home development
Irish construction industry remains strong in the face of Covid-19 challenge
Turner & Townsend Ireland market intelligence report – Covid-19 continues to have a detrimental effect on the Irish construction industry
North West Aluminium Appoints New Commercial Project Manager
Steven Nairn, Commercial Project Manager, Steve Mc Elwain,e Quantity Surveyor, North West Aluminium.
North West Aluminium has announced the appointment of
Leading M&E contractor Michael Nugent Ltd implements construction-specific biometric time and attendance solution
Michael Nugent Ltd, a leading mechanical and electrical services provider in Northern Ireland, has implemented
Residential and childcare facility building to return on 12 April, Full return of construction in May
House construction set to return on a phased basis from 12 April   An Taoiseach Micheál Martin has announced that
Ecoplant - Leading the way in the green plant hire revolution
Since it first started operations in 2008, Ecoplant has been Ireland’s only dedicated battery- and electric-powered plant hire company. It is committed

Sustainability

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...

Actavo joins Low Carbon Pledge Initiative

Actavo joins Low Carbon Pledge Initiative

Actavo has announced that it has signed up to the Business In the Community Ireland (BITCI) Low Carbon Pledge, the...

Enterprise Ireland’s “Ready for a Green Future” Climate Change campaign features Irish construction innovators

Enterprise Ireland’s “Ready for a Green Future” Climate Change campaign features Irish construction innovators

Enterprise Ireland has launched an international campaign, “Ready for a Green Future”, designed to promote Irish green innovators delivering sustainable...

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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Maplewood and Grandbrind to commence construction on ‘first of its kind’ joint venture development in south Dublin

Maplewood and Grandbrind to commence construction on ‘first of its kind’ joint venture development in south Dublin

Maplewood Residential and Grandbrind Ltd are about to commence construction on a 1,034-home development at Kilcarbery in Clondalkin, Dublin, the first...

Tyrone ‘All-Star’ Cathal McShane’s first year at Keylite Roof Windows

Tyrone ‘All-Star’ Cathal McShane’s first year at Keylite Roof Windows

Last year, Keylite Roof Windows (Keylite) appointed Cathal McShane as a specification executive. A year on, the Tyrone Gaelic Athletic...

North West Aluminium Appoints New Commercial Project Manager

North West Aluminium Appoints New Commercial Project Manager

Steven Nairn, Commercial Project Manager, Steve Mc Elwain,e Quantity Surveyor, North West Aluminium. North West Aluminium has announced the appointment...

Leading M&E contractor Michael Nugent Ltd implements construction-specific biometric time and attendance solution

Leading M&E contractor Michael Nugent Ltd implements construction-specific biometric time and attendance solution

Michael Nugent Ltd, a leading mechanical and electrical services provider in Northern Ireland, has implemented the Causeway Donseed biometric solution...

Opinion

“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...

Covid-19: Ex-Gratia Payments & Public Works Contracts: “It’s the Difference between Charity and Entitlement”

Covid-19: Ex-Gratia Payments & Public Works Contracts:  “It’s the Difference between Charity and Entitlement”

JOHN FARAGE O’BRIEN writes OGP ex-gratia payments may suit some contractors who have weathered the storm, but for other contractors, these...

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Engineering News

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...

Engineers Ireland Launches Women in Engineering Group

Engineers Ireland Launches Women in Engineering Group

Engineers Ireland took the opportunity of International Women’s Day 2021 to formally launch the Engineers Ireland Women in Engineering Group...

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