Saint-Gobain Construction Products Ireland has announced the appointment of Padraig Barry as its new managing director, following the retirement of Brian Dolan in June.
Pictured at Saint-Gobain Build Better Roadshow seminar at the Silver Springs Hotel in Cork on Tuesday, 14 May, l to r: Jason Horrex, Training Manager of Technical Academy; Willie Keane, Chartered Engineer at HomeBond; and John Morehead, Principal Architect/Managing Director at Wain Morehead Architects Ltd. Kieran Holohan, Marketing Director of Saint-Gobain Ireland, has announced that […]
Saint-Gobain launches Nearly Zero Energy Building (nZEB) training courses for Irish construction professionals The Saint-Gobain Ireland Technical Academy has announced that it is adding to its existing training portfolio by launching a series of nZEB modular courses. Starting this July, these innovative nZEB courses will offer those working in construction in Ireland a chance to upskill, free […]
The Peter McVerry Trust has premiered the documentary entitled ‘Moving on’ which tells the story behind the nature of Irish homelessness. The film tells the stories of Emma (19) and Patrick (22). It charts their individual moves from a Peter McVerry Trust hostel to a redeveloped apartment building in Dublin 8. The film tackles the […]
Saint-Gobain Technical Academy in Ireland will host a ‘Get Practical about Passive’ event on the 25th September 2015, which looks at sustainable building in practice. The event will see guest speakers from the industry such as Pat Barry from the IGBC, Andrew Lundberg from Passivate & lecturer at DIT Bolton Street, & Archie O’Donnell from […]