And the winner is… Bennett Construction

15 Oct , 2018  

The Irish Construction Excellence Awards celebrate the pursuit and achievement of excellence in Irish Construction and the 2018 winners were announced at a Gala Awards Event in the Round Room, Mansion House, Dublin, on Friday, March 23 last. It was a night to remember for Project Manager Willie McLaughlin and the team at Bennett Construction […]


Townlink – Excellence in Construction

10 Oct , 2018  

Established in 1991, Townlink is recognised as one of Ireland’s leading construction companies, delivering high quality projects across many sectors:  Education, Residential, Community Enterprise, Medical, Pharma, Private and Corporate. As a company it prides itself in its strong working partnerships with clients, design teams and subcontractors. John Barden joined Townlink as a Site Manager in […]


Luas cross city’s engineering excellence celebrated

5 Oct , 2018  

John Sisk & Son (Holdings) Ltd. enjoyed a truly amazing night at the 2018 Construction Excellence Awards, epitomised by the success of Luas Cross City in scooping top prize in the prestigious Civil Engineering category. We touched base with Sisk project managers Dave Toole and Seamus O’Brien to find out more about how this challenging […]


Providing high-quality dry lining to construction

4 Oct , 2018  

Since its inception in 1981, North West Dry Lining (NWDL) has developed into an industry-leading operation, delivering exceptional services to a who’s who of main contractors on a wide range of projects across Ireland and the UK. Building Ireland headed north west to Dungiven, County Derry and sat down with Quantity Surveyor Anntoin Bradley to […]


Double recognition for Hegarty Demolition

3 Oct , 2018  

Hegarty Demolition Ltd was celebrating on the double at the recent 2018 Machinery Movers Industry and Operator Awards when David Richardson and John Byrne were named as Best Plant Manager and Best Long Reach Operator respectively. The awards, which were presented at a glitzy ceremony in the Mount Wolseley Hotel Spa & Golf Resort in […]


Frank’s contribution to industry has been immeasurable

1 Oct , 2018  

Mercury stalwart Frank Matthews was a deserving recipient of the prestigious Industry Contribution Award at the 2018 Irish Construction Excellence Awards ceremony in The Mansion House, Dublin on Friday night, March 23rd. Building Ireland caught up with the popular Meath man, who has given over half a century of service to the construction industry. Since […]


‘Project Manager of the Year’ – Cogent Associates’ Ciaran McArdle

28 Sep , 2018  

Ciaran McArdle, of Dublin based Cogent Associates was recognized as Project Manager of the Year, at the Fit-Out Awards 2017 held during November 2017. Launched in 2012, the Fit-Out Awards set the benchmark for excellence in the design and delivery of world-class fit outs projects in Ireland. With over 18 years’ experience and a member […]


Quality air conditioning, refrigeration & renewable energy solutions

27 Sep , 2018  

For 16 years and counting, Airflow have been installing, commissioning and servicing a market-leading range of air conditioning and refrigeration systems as well as providing unrivalled renewable energy solutions. We travelled to their Ballybrit, Galway base and met founding director Sean Flynn to find out more about the outstanding products and services offered. Airflow was […]



Quality assured from Dominic O’Connor Mechanical

21 Sep , 2018  

Coming up on 20 years in business, Dominic O’Connor Ltd in Co Galway continues to be a leader in Mechanical Building Services. Building Ireland caught up with the man himself to find out more. Reliability from customers is a paramount aspect of any successful business and over the last 17 years Dominic O’Connor has built […]



Ireland’s leading marine contractor; supplying complete solutions

19 Sep , 2018  

Based on Bere Island at the mouth of Bantry Bay, LCF Marine has specialised in marine construction and support for coastal and inland operations since 1990. With an unrivalled reputation nationwide, LCF Marine is widely recognised as Ireland’s leading marine contractor. An impressive blend of highly specialist personnel, complemented by an extensive range of fully-licenced […]