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Dornan Group Confirms Appointment of Micheál O’Connor as Managing Director

18 Jun , 2021  

The Irish Headquartered Dornan Group has announced the appointment of Micheál O’Connor in the role of Managing Director for the business.  A Chartered Quantity Surveyor and Past President of the Society of Chartered Surveyors of Ireland, Micheál brings almost 30 years’ experience in the construction industry to the role. Prior to joining Dornan, Micheál was Vice President and General Manager for Ireland and Northern Europe with Jacobs.  Today’s announcement also marks the continued growth and success of the company in […]

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North West Aluminium grow UK sales team with three new appointments

16 Jun , 2021  

North West Aluminium’s roofing accessory brand Kytun, along with  Gutterclad – their aluminium rainwater system range, have bolstered  their national sales team with three new appointments across the UK.  Combined, the new recruits bring more than 55 years’ roofing sales experience to North West  Aluminium.   Working alongside the current team, they will be responsible for […]

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Limerick’s Finest

15 Jun , 2021  

Longevity is a good gauge when trying to find out how successful a business has been. The longer a company has been in business more than suggests that they have been providing an excellent and reliable service to their customer base. And for this month’s edition of Building Ireland, we profile a Limerick based construction firm that […]

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The concrete specialists

15 Jun , 2021  

Concrete plays an integral part in the construction industry, simply put, without concrete, there would be no construction industry, especially in the commercial and industrial sector where millions of tonnes of concrete are pumped into on an annual basis. In some cases, it can be difficult for the bottle trucks to get into and make […]

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More Kitchens & Bedrooms…your way

14 Jun , 2021  

2021 will see Cherrymore Kitchens & Bedrooms celebrating 25 years in business, so Building Ireland felt it was time to catch up with its co-director Harry McLoughlin to learn more about what is a thriving company at present. The growth continues at Cherrymore Kitchens & Bedrooms as they continue to increase staff numbers across four […]

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John Kennedy Construction celebrates 10 years

11 Jun , 2021  

Celebrating 10 years in business, John Kennedy Construction is a leading main contractor in the commercial and domestic sectorsspecialising in new builds, school buildings, extensions / renovations, sports pitches and civil works.  Based in Skreen, Co. Sligo and founded by John and Emma Kennedy in 2011, the contractor’s reputation for quality construction and ability to […]

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One of Donegal’s finest

10 Jun , 2021  

For the past 21 years, T&D Doherty Construction has been supplying a top class service to an ever-increasing customer base and for this month’s edition of Building Ireland, we profile the family run business. Tommy Doherty and his son Derek established the business back in 1999. Tommy brought a wealth of experience to the company, […]

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Housing activity recovers strongly buts faces cost and affordability headwinds

10 Jun , 2021  

The latest Housing Market Monitor Q4 2020 published by Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) shows that housing activity recovered strongly in early 2021 despite public health measures that shut down much of residential building, but it could take at least until 2024 before supply comes close to meeting demand. Providing his analysis of the […]

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The formwork experts

9 Jun , 2021  

When it comes to Formwork & Reinforced Concrete Works, James Irwin Construction are one of the leading subcontractors in Ireland. Established in 2006, James Irwin and his dedicated team have built the company up to be one of Ireland’s leading Subcontractors who have delivered on several key Irish projects in recent years.  We asked James […]

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Finish, quality and reliability

8 Jun , 2021  

Based in Inniscarra, Co Cork, Mid Cork Construction specialises in the building of one-off houses and renovation work. Building Ireland heard all about the company from its owners James and Athony Looney recently. 2020 marked 32 years in business for Mid Cork Construction and the plan for the coming year is to keep the business […]