The pipework maintenance experts who keep Dublin Port flowing

30 Nov , 2020  

For more than 30 years, DM Mechanical & Pipe Installations have provided invaluable mechanical maintenance of the piping system in Dublin Port – a service which quite literally keeps the wheels of industry moving in Ireland. We dropped into the Port and had a chat with director Lee Maloney to find out more. As well […]


Another award success for CBRE Ireland!

27 Nov , 2020  

In November last, CBRE Ireland won the Fit Out Project Management Firm of the Year at the annual Fit Out Awards at Dublin’s Clayton Hotel. Building Ireland heard all about the success from David McConnell, Executive Director and Head of Building Consultancy at the company. When David McConnell joined CBRE Ireland back in 2014, he […]


Diversity is the key to success

26 Nov , 2020  

The ability to be able to diversify into different areas of your chosen trade goes a long way to being a successful business. That is why many companies offer a wide range of services to their customers and for this month’s edition of Building Ireland, we profile a plumbing and heating company that offers so […]



ODOS: A leading light in the field of architecture

25 Nov , 2020  

Office of David O’Shea (ODOS) is an architecture and interior design practice, specialising in everything from residential to commercial interiors. It was set up nearly 20 years ago in the heart of Dublin’s City Centre and has since branched out to London and New York City due to their success. Established in 2002 by David […]


Quality is the key to success

24 Nov , 2020  

The construction industry is built on trust and reliability. Once a contractor is able to provide the latter, the former will grow amongst clients and thus a business relationship is developed. Established in 1952, Daytona Contractors Ltd T/A Pat O’Sullivan & Sons has certainly built the trust and reliability amongst their customer base. Pat O’Sullivan […]


Keating excels in Health & Safety

23 Nov , 2020  

Regular winners at the NISO awards, Keating Construction was to the fore again in 2019 when the judges bestowed the Highly Commended honour upon the County Clare headquartered, industry-leading operation. Another notable achievement for a company which is constantly evolving, adapting to meet and exceed customer expectations, investing in people, skills, technology and innovation to […]


A Westside story

20 Nov , 2020  

Delivered to Passive House standard by Westside Civil Engineering on behalf of Dublin City Council, St Bricin’s Park Block 2, Arbour Hill, Dublin 7 was shortlisted for the Retrofitting / Renovation Project of the Year Award at the 2019 Irish Building & Design Awards. We caught up with Westside director Greg Toolis and project manager […]


Housing Minister Hands over Home to Front Line Worker

19 Nov , 2020  

Tuath welcomed Minister for Housing, Darragh O’Brien to present keys to Cooleven’s first tenant, where 83 newly-built family homes will be let before Christmas, under South Dublin County Council’s choice-based lettings scheme.  The 20 apartments and sixty-three houses were built by Grandbrind Ltd under contract to Tuath. Total loan finance of €24.1M was provided to […]


Completing builds on time, every time

19 Nov , 2020  

2019 saw Cork building contractors Laide & O’Brien Ltd mark 15 years in business. Building Ireland found out all about a company which are experts in building safe and high quality renovations around the south part of the country. Based in Acres, Driomleague, Co Cork, Laide & O’Brien Ltd has enjoyed a relatively quick rise since […]


Lightning Protection International appointment Grace Nolan as Marketing Manager

18 Nov , 2020  

Lightning Protection International (LPI), Europe’s leading suppliers of lightning protection, electrical earthing systems and surge protection devices, have announced the appointment of Grace Nolan as Marketing Manager. Grace joined Lightning Protection International in 2017 and has since held a number of executive roles including accounts assistant and marketing executive prior to her appointment as Marketing […]