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No.1 nationwide for property maintenance, construction, building upgrades and fit out for social housing

2 Mar , 2021  

With dedicated property maintenance and development divisions, Premier Property Group is the fastest growing provider of property services in Ireland. Building Ireland touched base with managing director John Powell, to find out more about this industry-leading, multifaceted operation, which he established alongside his father James in 2009. Premier Property Group was established by father and […]

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Eugene Foley Construction, specialists to the core

1 Mar , 2021  

When it comes to the construction industry, experience is never as more important and for this month’s edition of Building Ireland, we profile a company with 20 years’ experience behind them. Kilkenny based Eugene Foley Construction has grown significantly to increase its expertise and experience to its present capability spanning various construction disciplines. A contractor […]

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Latest mortgage approvals figures show continued year-on-year growth in January 2021

26 Feb , 2021  

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has today published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for January 2021. The following are the key elements: A total of 3,355 mortgages were approved in January 2021 – first-time buyers (FTBs) were approved for 1,709 mortgages (50.9% of total volume) while mover purchasers accounted for 911 (27.2%). […]

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Experts in new construction and extensions

26 Feb , 2021  

Thomas Foy & Sons Building Contractors is a third generation company which provides an excellent service in all aspects of building work. Building Ireland learned more about the Co Offaly-based business from Damien Foy recently. These are busy times down in Rhode, Co Offaly for Thomas Foy & Sons Building Contractors and the plan is to keep […]

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New Komatsu launches in Ireland

25 Feb , 2021  

Komatsu has unveiled its new PC88MR-11 Midi excavator which their distributor in Ireland, McHale Plant Sales confirms is now available here. Built on the solid foundations of its hugely successful Dash-10 predecessor, the MR-11 comes with a multiplicity of features that includes cutting edge styling, lower fuel consumption, higher performance and unrivalled efficiency. A checklist […]

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S&A Construction celebrates 30 years

25 Feb , 2021  

S&A Construction Ltd celebrates 30 years in business this November and what better time to profile the exceptional Co. Cavan-based company. Established in 1990 by Sean McKiernan and his wife Ann, S&A Construction are a general contracting firm with expertise and experience in providing a wide range of services, from civil engineering and refurbishment / renovation works and consulting […]

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CIF Statement: Evidence shows that construction industry can operate safely

24 Feb , 2021  

The CIF is deeply disappointed with the Government’s decision to extend its lockdown of parts of the construction industry.  HSE monitoring of the construction industry has consistently shown negligible levels of Covid-19 cases associated with the construction industry.  The industry is an international exemplar of safety and operating under Covid-19 and has proven it can […]

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Quality always the priority at Rose Construction Ltd

24 Feb , 2021  

Established in 1982, Rose Construction Ltd has amassed a glowing reputation for the quality of its work over the decades. Building Ireland learned all about the Cork city-based company from its Managing Director Simon Reddy recently. Quality has always come first at Rose Construction Ltd and that perhaps goes a long way towards explaining how […]

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Cole Groundworks continue to grow

23 Feb , 2021  

Established in 2005, Cole Groundworks Contracts Ltd provides all Civil Engineering and groundwork services covering the entirety of the UK and Ireland. Building Ireland touched base with Managing Director Conor Cole recently to find out more about this multi award-winning company. These are busy times at Cole Groundworks Contracts Ltd and the plan for Conor […]

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The clear 1st Choice

22 Feb , 2021  

1st Choice Builders in Tallaght, Co Dublin has quickly built up a reputation that is second to none in the construction business. Its Managing Director Frank Farrell filled Building Ireland in on the details of his business venture recently. They “couldn’t be busier” right now at 1st Choice Builders, according to MD Frank Farrell, and […]