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Kildare Company Leading the way in Covid19 Compliance Training

25 May , 2020  

Every employer must ensure they select a Lead Worker Representative and that their teams are trained in Covid19 awareness according to the Returning to Work Safely Protocol. Orlagh Deegan owner of www.choicetraining.ie is an experienced health and safety trainer. Initially she was first to market with Covid19 Compliance Officer training courses for the construction industry and was […]

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We need to heavily invest in our regions to address economic imbalance and the over-reliance on Dublin’ – new president of ACEI

25 May , 2020  

New ACEI president Conor McCarthy, a director of consulting engineering firm Jennings O’Donovan, believes that the Government needs to increase and not reduce spending on major infrastructural projects, in the face of any recession caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Mr McCarthy is taking up the role as president of the Association of Consulting Engineers of […]

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Are contractors and Construction Sites Taking Covid Safety seriously?

22 May , 2020  

The construction sector in Ireland has been one of the first big industries to reopen since the March Covid lockdown.  With an estimated workforce of over 150 000 across the Republic and a dire need for infrastructure, housing and development projects to be completed it is a vital this sector gets moving again.   Under the Government’s 5 phase return to work strategy, the construction sector cautiously re-opened as […]

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Sonica appoints Andreas Heil as Head of Design and Architecture

19 May , 2020  

Sonica, the leading construction company, has appointed Andreas Heil as Head of Design and Architecture. In his role with Sonica, Heil will support and lead all creative teams responsible for project design and sustainability and will also cover all design-related areas that support the continued global expansion of Sonica.    Donnacha Neary, Founder and MD of Sonica said: “We are […]

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SEAI Energy Awards 2020 Open for Entries

19 May , 2020  

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) has launched its annual SEAI Energy Awards and is calling on climate action champions to showcase their achievements. Now in their 17th year, the SEAI Energy Awards recognise and reward excellence in sustainable energy in business, community, research, buildings, renewables and public sector. The Climate Action Plan has actions and […]

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Concrete specialist Adcrete expands offering with hygiene products from sister company

18 May , 2020  

Belfast-based concrete specialist Adcrete passes on expertise from its sister company Christeyns, adding hygiene products to its portfolio as the construction industry gears up to return to work. “As the construction industry gets back to work and in line with Site Operation Procedures set out by the Construction Leadership Council, changes will need to be […]

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Keep on top of HVAC maintenance with the help of the experts

13 May , 2020  

In times of uncertainty, regular HVAC maintenance is extremely important as it keeps a business’ HVAC system performing efficiently. The nature of HVAC maintenance does change depending on the season, and Eco M&E is on hand to help its customers know what to expect at different times of the year. With many years of experience […]

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Chadwicks Group announces reopening of branches nationwide

13 May , 2020  

Following the government announcement on 1st May, Chadwicks Group, Ireland’s leading builders’ merchants will reopen branches nationwide from 18th May to cater for the construction industry. Customers are being encouraged where possible to pre-order with their local branch via phone or email and orders will be available for collection at the branch. Chadwicks Group closed its 50 […]

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Excellence assured with GD Ceilings

12 May , 2020  

Based in Castleblayney, Co Monaghan, GD Ceilings has earned itself a reputation for quality in its ceiling and fit-out work. Building Ireland caught up with Managing Director, Gareth Duffy to learn more about the business. Business is good right now at GD Ceilings Ltd and company founder and owner Gareth Duffy is intent on keeping […]

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Award-winning architectural services from ODLA

8 May , 2020  

Shortlisted for two prestigious awards at this year’s Building and Architect of the Year Awards, O’Driscoll Lynn Architects (ODLA) are an established Wexford-based design firm who provide industry-leading architectural services to the residential and commercial sectors. We met founder / director Cormac Lynn to find out more. O’Driscoll Lynn Architects will be to the fore […]