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New quality standard achieved by National Broadband Ireland is 7th ISO certification in 2 years

2 Dec , 2022  

National Broadband Ireland, the company delivering the new high-speed Fibre-to-the-Home network under the National Broadband Plan on behalf of the Government, has been awarded ISO certification 27701 for its high standards in privacy information management. In the short space of two years, NBI has achieved certification to seven international standards in quality (ISO 9001), environmental […]

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Health and Safety takes centre stage for AG Safe Day initiative

1 Dec , 2022  

AG has reinforced the importance of health and safety to its 300 strong workforce with its annual safety campaign and ‘Safe Day’ last month. The specialist building products business which has manufacturing locations in Fivemiletown, Toome, Ballygawley and Carryduff chose Health and Safety as its core employee engagement theme for the month of October. During […]

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Galway students win Construction Leadership Challenge

30 Nov , 2022  

A  team of construction industry students from Galway’s Atlantic Technological University (ATU) have won the Chartered Institute of Building Ireland’s (CIOB) coveted Tomorrow’s Leaders Challenge. The Galway team, comprising Liam McDonagh, Kenneth Hynes, Kara Earle and Simon O’Grady fought off competition from four other teams in the competition, which was held on November 22 at […]

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Ecocem announces Breakthrough in cement technology to reduce industry carbon emissions by up to 70%

29 Nov , 2022  

Ecocem, one of Europe’s leaders in low carbon cement technologies, has today announced a major step in enabling the global cement industry to decarbonise on a trajectory compliant with the Paris Agreement to limit global warming to 1.5°C. ACT, a breakthrough cement technology, combines a range of technical innovations with the use of widely available […]

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Delivering homes of distinction

29 Nov , 2022  

Vincent Walsh Construction builds homes, not houses. Specialising in high-quality, bespoke solutions, with the keenest attention to every detail a constant throughout the entire process, Vincent and his team are renowned for consistently delivering outstanding new builds, extensions and renovations to an ever-growing list of satisfied home owners across counties Meath, Kildare and Dublin. Synonymous […]

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AMAC’s building services are second to none

28 Nov , 2022  

From its base in Newry, County Down, AMAC Building delivers a complete range of professional building solutions, invariably exceeding client expectations. We touched base with founder Aiden McCabe to get an insight into his outstanding multifaceted contracting company. Over the past twelve years, AMAC Building Ltd. has established itself as one of Northern Ireland’s most […]

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Moran Construction – Delivering projects to the highest standards

25 Nov , 2022  

Based along the Westport Rd in Castlebar, Co Mayo, Moran Construction is a building and civil engineering company which covers all aspects of construction for its clients. Building Ireland spoke with Martin Moran jnr to learn all about this thriving venture out west – from its origins to the projects it has on-going at the […]

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O’Regan Plant Sales and Yanmar – a winning combination!

24 Nov , 2022  

Serving the Irish market since 1998, O’Regan Plant Sales are the main Yanmar dealers for Munster and most of Leinster. We touched base with sales representative Stephen O’Regan to discuss the extensive range of heavy plant, construction and compact agri machinery available for sale and hire. Headquartered in Watergrasshill, County Cork and with a new […]

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Supplying the electrical industry since 1978

23 Nov , 2022  

Michael Garry Ltd is a leading electrical wholesale and distribution company based in North Park, Finglas, Dublin 11. The business has been serving the electrical trade and industry since 1978 when it was founded by Michael Garry. Originally based in Bolton Street, Dublin 1, the 100% Irish-owned company relocated to its current 10,000 sq. ft. […]

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Suir Engineering acquired by private equity group Duke Street

22 Nov , 2022  

It’s been announced that Suir Engineering, one of the country’s leading providers of mechanical, electrical and instrumentation engineering services, is to be acquired by private equity group Duke Street. Suir, which employs 1,300 people and is headquartered in Waterford was a jointly owned subsidiary of Dalkia and EDF Energy. The company said the transaction, which […]