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Tag: National Planning Framework

SCSI – Rising Construction Costs Could Hinder New National Planning Framework


Latest Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) figures suggest that construction tender prices are set to rise by 7% this year, bringing prices back up to 2008 levels. After a sharp fall in 2008, tender prices have risen continuously since 2011. In 2017, according to SCSI, tender prices jumped by 6.2%. Aine Myler, Director General, […]

CIF: Implementation is key to ensure €115bn Public Capital Programme and the National Planning Framework succeed

The CIF has welcomed the €115bn investment in infrastructure announced by Government today as a ‘potential gamechanger’. The announcement was made as part of the Government’s 10-year public capital programme and National Planning Framework. CIF Director General, Tom stated that; “Today’s announcement could represent a game-changer for the construction industry, the economy and Irish society. […]

Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework

Ireland 2040

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 housing, infrastructure and specialist building required to realise the vision […]