Tyrone Formwork are on top form

17 Apr , 2018  

Over the past decade-and-a-half, Tyrone Formwork has established itself as one of the premier formwork, reinforcement and concreting contractors operating in Northern Ireland and mainland UK. We travelled to their base in Coalisland and met up with founder / managing director Barry Donnelly to find out more about this highly-professional, dependable and safety-conscious operation. Tyrone […]


Bahaa Marks deliver the professional touch

16 Apr , 2018  

We all fancy ourselves as being DIY ‘experts’ especially when it comes to painting and decorating, but let’s be honest, what we try our hand at, is never as good as what the professionals produce. Painting is more than just a trade it is a skill, an art form even. The first impression when someone […]


Summit Scaffolding takes you to the top

13 Apr , 2018  

Summit Scaffolding Ltd is a young, ambitious and innovative scaffolding company which has enjoyed phenomenal growth in its first year in business. It recently won the ‘Start-up Business of the Year’ award at the Wexford Business Awards. While Summit Scaffolding has only been trading since May of last year, its directors Keith and David Dwyer […]


And the winner is … Ecopipe Ireland

12 Apr , 2018  

Despite being just seven years in existence, Ecopipe Ireland has carved a niche for itself in the Irish construction sector and they had cause to celebrate at this year’s Plumbing & Heating Awards. Building Ireland caught up with Managing Director, Mac McCague. The inaugural Ireland’s Plumbing & Heating Awards, in association with Calor, proved a […]


Uncompromising quality in Asbestos removal

11 Apr , 2018  

Gravity is proud to be recognized as one of the leading asbestos contractors in Ireland due to their exemplary work standards, dedication to health and safety, highly skilled workforce and efficient management systems. The philosophy at Gravity is not only to comply with the onerous legislation pertaining to working with asbestos but to exceed these […]


The new era of automated controls

10 Apr , 2018  

Winner of the prestigious BCIA Independent Building Controls and BEMS Installer of the Year award in 2015, ACS Controls Ltd. has been providing mechanical contractors north and south of the border with unrivalled automated controls solutions for a decade and counting. We caught up with founder / managing director Ronan McElholm to find out more. […]


Everything you need at Thermoparts

9 Apr , 2018  

There are many ‘pet hates’ for tradesmen to address on a regular basis, but one that would be right up their in their top five is their supplier not having the parts they need, when needed most. Time is of the essence in the building sector and any tradesmen will tell you that having a […]


Delivering excellence in electrical contracting

6 Apr , 2018  

GR White & Son Ltd provides all types of industrial, commercial and domestic electrical services for its customers. Building Ireland learned more about the ins and outs of the business from Rachel Elliott, who is the company’s Quantity Surveyor. Since its inception 45 years ago, G.R. White & Son Ltd has grown into a highly […]


Access – all areas!

5 Apr , 2018  

Access Industrial Doors is Ireland’s premier industrial and commercial door specialist, offering unrivalled manufacture, supply, service and installation solutions nationwide. We caught up with director Noel Purtell to find out more about this outstanding, 100% Irish-owned operation. Offering bespoke solutions, Access Industrial Doors is a one-stop shop for the manufacture and installation of steel doors […]


Providing the groundwork

4 Apr , 2018  

Groundworks constitute a vital part of any construction project and Cork-based Coom Construction Ltd. is one of Munster’s more experienced groundworks and site excavating contractors, currently deployed with PJ Hegarty & Sons on the capping and transformation of Haulbowline Island. We travelled to Bantry and met founder & director, Denis O’Brien, to learn more about […]