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LMC’s industry-leading excellence recognised

23 Jan , 2019  

It was no major surprise when LMC Group scooped the prestigious Sub-Contractor Of The Year award of the 2018 Irish Construction Industry Awards – an accolade which ties in nicely with the company’s ten-year-anniversary celebrations. Building Ireland touched base with director Stephen McConnell to get an update. The very best in industry was showcased and […]

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Putting safety first

22 Jan , 2019  

One of the most important trades in the construction industry is scaffolding, yet it does not get the recognition it deserves, but without safe and secure scaffolding, many other tradesmen would find it difficult to carry out their duties. Scaffolding has evolved over the years from a time anything would be used to make a platform […]

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Quality and safety paramount at Griffin Brothers Contracting

21 Jan , 2019  

Kerry–based Griffin Brothers Contracting Ltd. was honoured with a Distinction at the 2018 NISO All-Ireland Occupational Safety Awards. Building Ireland touched base with director John Griffin to discuss what this prestigious accolade means to the Castleisland-based, family-run building and civil engineering contracting firm which has been setting the standards for four-and-a-half decades. At the Great […]

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Outstanding formwork solutions from James Irwin Construction

18 Jan , 2019  

James Irwin Construction Ltd.’s status as one of Ireland premier formwork specialists is underlined by the company’s longstanding relationship with John Sisk & Son, including major current projects at Center Parcs in Longford and The Curragh Racecourse. Building Ireland touched base with Quantity Surveyor John Hester to find out more. Since its inception in 2006, […]

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IN2 does it again!

17 Jan , 2019  

The Irish Construction Industry Awards wouldn’t be the same without IN2 Engineering Design Partnership being among the winners. Since the awards – which have established themselves as the benchmark for those demonstrating excellence and innovation in Ireland’s construction industry – were launched in 2014, IN2 has been a winner every year  with the exception of 2016. […]

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As simple as ACB

16 Jan , 2019  

ACB Group’s vision is simple – to deliver impressive design and construction using cutting edge technology and the industry’s best minds. ACB Group – Design and Construct are a solutions-based business focused on adding value to our customers and our business. They are a one stop shop taking full responsibility for the solution delivery of […]

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Breffni Group “expanding every week”

15 Jan , 2019  

Established in 1971, Breffni Group in Kilsallaghan, Co Dublin has earned a reputation for reliability amongst its loyal clientele. Kenny Conlon is the company’s Plant Manager explained to Building Ireland all about the thriving business. Thankfully, business is going really well for Breffni Group as they continue to be immersed in projects all throughout Dublin, […]

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Collen Construction Ltd motors to success

14 Jan , 2019  

Collen was one of the big winners at the 2018 Irish Construction Industry Awards ceremony which took place in Dublin’s City West Hotel on June 14 last, scooping the awards for Retail Project of the Year and Commercial  Project of the Year (large category). Shortlisted in five categories, the seventh-generation family-owned construction business received the Retail […]

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Bawn to build

11 Jan , 2019  

Synonymous with delivering high-quality construction projects for more than half a century, Bawn Developments Ltd. enjoys a strong working relationship with Wexford County Council that dates back to 1966. Building Ireland caught up with founder / managing director Paddy Berry to find out more. Headquartered in Drinagh, County Wexford, Bawn Developments Ltd. is a family-run […]

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 The fabrication specialists

10 Jan , 2019  

Fabricating is a very skilled trade that covers a wide range of industries. And for this month’s edition of Building Ireland, we profile a fabrication company that is celebrating 15 years in business this year. Tipperary based Cross Fabrications Ltd is owned and run by Paudie Meehan who provides an array of services that include […]