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Semiton – building with care

24 Oct , 2016  

Established close to 40 years, Semiton Ltd have grown into a genuine leader as general building construction contractors, operating primarily in the pharmaceutical sector. The company’s General Manager Jerry Martin gave Building Ireland the lowdown. They say family run businesses often turn out to be the best ones. Well, when it comes to Semiton Ltd in Co Tipperary, it’s safe enough to […]

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Quality is the key to success at Celsius Mechanical

21 Oct , 2016  

One of the key factors to any successful business is delivering a quality product or service to the customer. When people are paying good money, they demand quality in all aspects of the service and this is what makes some companies more successful than others. This is especially true in the construction industry as the […]

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LG Glass and Glazing are a glass act

19 Oct , 2016  

LG Glass & Glazing Ltd is a specialist glass company engaged in the manufacture of processed value add glass products. From its Castlebar base, the family-run business supplies a wide variety of glass products for both interior and exterior applications to both the Irish and UK markets. While LG Glass & Glazing has only been […]

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Cosgrove Electrical Services are the perfect fit

17 Oct , 2016  

With over 16 years experience and knowledge, Cosgrove Electrical Services has a strong track record in delivering commercial and industrial electrical solutions. Managing Director Joseph Cosgrove spoke to Building Ireland. Located in Blanchardstown Corporate Park, Cosgrove Electrical is one of Ireland’s leading electrical contractors, specialising in industrial and commercial work, and their reputation has been […]

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Changing the landscape with Peter O’Brien & Sons

14 Oct , 2016  

For more than half a decade, Peter O’Brien & Sons (Landscaping) Ltd. have been embellishing the landscape in the greater Dublin area and beyond. We visited their Malahide base and met up with managing director Ciaran O’Brien to get an insight into this exceptional, award-winning, market-leading family operation. Since its inception from humble origins more […]

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Duggan Systems are glazing a trail

13 Oct , 2016  

Since its inception in 1978, Duggan Systems Ltd in Co Limerick has developed into one of Ireland’s leading window door and facade contractors. Building Ireland caught up with the company’s Managing Director John Duggan, who gave us the lowdown on what they’re all about. Based in Patrickswell in Co Limerick, the company is officially known as Duggan Systems […]

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Tusker Construction Group

10 Oct , 2016  

Tusker Construction Group are ideally positioned North of Co. Dublin and provide a comprehensive contracting service within the current expanding marketing. Family owned, and managed, with over 20 years’ experience in all areas of the construction sector their success is a strong testament to the supporting divisions within the group such as Crane Hire, Plant Hire, Concrete […]

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Moulding Success

7 Oct , 2016  

Plastering is a specialised trade and like all skills takes years to master. However, it is sometimes referred to as the ‘forgotten trade’ as apprentices opt for the more ‘glamourous’ work of electrical, carpentry, plumbing or block laying. Plastering is equally as important as any of these trades and a plasterer is a tradesman who […]

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McKeon Brothers: experience is the key

5 Oct , 2016  

The construction industry has showed real signs of recovery over the last 18 months or so and our capital Dublin’s skyline is awash with tower cranes, likened to what we saw during the Celtic Tiger. Construction related firms that managed to make it through the recession are beginning to see some light at the end […]

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J&S are one of the best

3 Oct , 2016  

With thirty years’ experience, J&S McKee Ltd. are one of Northern Ireland’s finest civil engineering, plant hire and construction companies, working directly for clients and also providing their services to the industry’s leading main contractors. We visited their HQ in Portglenone, County Antrim to get and insight into this outstanding, multifaceted, multidiscipline family operation from […]

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