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Tag: Women in construction

CIF Welcomes 76% Increase In Women Working In The Industry

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From L to r: Sally Jean Doherty, Apprentice Carpenter and Joiner, Sisk; Patricia Power, Quantity Surveyor and Project Manager; Patricia Power Quantity Surveying & Project Managemen;  Glorence Makharinge, Site Engineer, Marlet Property Group; Carole Smillie, Project Manager, Bennett Property; Nellie Reid, Managing Director, Meehan Green; and Jean Winters, Director, Industrial Relations and Employment Services, CIF. According to the CIF, 5,400 women […]

Majority of Female Workers Would Recommend Construction Careers

The CIF celebrated International Women’s Day (8th March) by hosting an event at the Morrison Hotel, Dublin, where it published results from a survey that showed marked changes in attitudes towards female construction workers. Speakers at the CIF’s International Women’s Day event, l to r: Marcia Bonham, Managing Director, Kingspan Insulated Panels Ireland; Nellie Reid, […]

CIF Women in Construction Breakfast Briefing – September 2017

September 26th, 2017, CIF Headquarters, Construction House, Dublin  #BuildingEquality The CIF will host its second Women in Construction Breakfast Briefing event #BuildingEquality from 8am to 10am on Tuesday 26 September, 2017, at CIF Headquarters, Construction House, Dublin. This is event follows on from the CIF’s very successful Breakfast Briefing Increasing Female Participation in the Construction […]

Female construction workers celebrate International Women’s Day

The Women in Construction panel included Jen Kelly, Jean Winters, Phil Kane, Deirdre Hennessy and Claire Solon Over 100 women and a few men attended the Construction Industry Federation’s (CIF) Breakfast Briefing on Increasing Female Participation in Construction on International Women’s Day (08 March 2017). The Women in Construction event was attended by a cross section of […]