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Turner & Townsend appoints Director in Ireland

17 Oct , 2018  

Turner & Townsend, a leading global professional services firm working in real estate, natural resources and infrastructure, has appointed Tom Hamilton as Director of its Ireland business, to help drive real estate growth in the region. Previously, Tom delivered over €500 million of commercial projects for Shelbourne Development. He also led successful office projects at […]

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Irish company announced as France’s number one in rooftop solar

17 Oct , 2018  

Amarenco, the independent renewable energy power company that develops, builds and operates renewable energy power plants, has been announced as the number one company in the highly competitive 100kW-8MW rooftop solar segment in France, after winning 32MW in the latest French Regulatory buildings tender. Amarenco has approximately 400MW of large solar rooftop in development in France and […]

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Work commences on new €100 million Lidl Distribution Centre in Newbridge 

17 Oct , 2018  

Work has commenced on a new €100 million distribution centre and regional headquarters for Lidl in Newbridge, Co. Kildare. The new facility, which is a key part of Lidl Ireland’s €200 million investment programme for 2018, will cost €100m and is expected to be completed by November 2019. This project represents Lidl’s largest single investment […]

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Ion Solutions designs and installs state of the art technology system in the News Hub at Virgin Media Television

17 Oct , 2018  

Ion Solutions, the Irish owned specialist provider of audio-visual solutions to companies nationwide and across the world, has designed and installed state of the art technology in the Virgin Media Television News Hub. Virgin Media Television, formerly known as TV3, is Ireland’s leading commercial broadcaster and hosts an array of news programming from the News […]

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Crown Paints in Partnership with Laois County Council Facade Enhancement Scheme

11 Oct , 2018  

On Friday the 12th of October Laois County Council launches its new Facade Enhancement Scheme in Portlaoise. This is a pilot scheme which follows on from the recent launches of the new Portlaoise brand logo “We’ll Meet You There” and the Portlaoise “Me2You gift card”. Present at the Launch will be John Mulholland, Chief Executive […]

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CRH Announces Non-Executive Board Appointments

8 Oct , 2018  

CRH plc is pleased to announce the appointment to the Board of Ms. Mary Rhinehart (60) and Ms. Siobhan Talbot (54) as non-executive Directors. Ms. Rhinehart will join with effect from 1 October 2018 and Ms. Talbot will join with effect from 1 December 2018. Ms. Rhinehart is Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of […]

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Dublin housing crisis restricts employers’ ability to recruit

8 Oct , 2018  

New research commissioned by specialist regeneration and property developer U+I shows that Dublin’s housing crisis is seriously hampering business’ efforts to recruit and retain talent in the city. The Housing availability; recruitment and retention in Dublin research, conducted by market research company Behaviour & Attitudes, surveyed over 100 senior hiring managers representing large national and international […]

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Construction market growth prompts investment by Garage Doors

8 Oct , 2018  

Garage Doors in Ballymena is recruiting 17 additional staff to help deliver growing sales across Great Britain. The family business is a leading manufacturer of bespoke garage doors and is expecting its sales to grow by 50 per cent over the next three years due to a buoyant UK construction sector. Speaking about the investment, […]

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Senior Appointment at Glenveagh Properties PLC

8 Oct , 2018  

Glenveagh Properties PLC has appointed Mary Birmingham as Chief Investment Officer at its Glenveagh Living subsidiary. Glenveagh Living focusses on developing residential communities in partnership with institutional investors, approved housing bodies, government agencies and strategic landlords.  The division is complementary to Glenveagh Homes which builds homes for the private market. Mary Birmingham is a Chartered […]

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CITB NI survey shows that the majority of construction companies plan to implement BIM within the next 3 years

8 Oct , 2018  

A European survey conducted by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB NI), as part of a Belfast Met-led EU Horizon 2020 BIM (Building Information Modelling) programme known as BIMcert, has shown that two thirds of construction companies are planning to implement BIM within the next 3 years, highlighting the increasing need for companies to adopt and […]