The building conservation specialist

13 Mar , 2019  

Benefiting from more than three decades’ experience of construction excellence, Smartbuild Ltd. has evolved organically into one of Ireland’s premier building conservation specialists. Building Ireland travelled to their Carlow base and met co-founder / Managing Director PJ O’Shea to find out more about this exceptional, industry-leading operation. In high-end conservation work, Smartbuild Ltd. has found […]


Hi-therm+ lintel wins for keystone

12 Mar , 2019  

The awards keep rolling in for Keystone Lintels Ltd whose Hi-therm+ lintel product was named the Construction Product of the Year at the 2018 Irish Construction Industry Awards which were held in Dublin’s Citywest Hotel on June 14 last. Hi-therm+ lintel is up to five times more thermally efficient than a standard steel lintel and offer […]


Evolusion Innovation to open new office in Birmingham

11 Mar , 2019  

Leading experts in offsite construction, Evolusion Innovation is to open a new office in Birmingham, bringing the total workforce across Ireland and the UK to 40. Cork-based Evolusion Innovation is one of Europe’s leading offsite construction and manufacturing consultants.  Offsite manufacturing for construction is experiencing rapid growth as the industry struggles to achieve development output […]


Quality to the Corr

11 Mar , 2019  

Set-up in 2000, Corr & Nyland Building Contractors Ltd has completed civil and corporate building projects all throughout Ireland. Building Ireland caught up with company’s Managing Director, Oliver Corr to learn more about a business which has become renowned for its high standards amongst its clientele. Business is booming right now at Corr & Nyland […]


Twenty years of carpentry excellence

8 Mar , 2019  

Since its inception in 1998, Feraco Ltd. has established itself as one of Ireland’s premier carpentry subcontractors, delivering solutions to a veritable who’s who of main contractors on a wide range of prestigious projects nationwide. Building Ireland spoke to founder / managing director Gabriel Glavin to find out more. Specialising in first- and second-fix joinery, […]


Changing times for Edmundson Electrical

7 Mar , 2019  

It is always a sign of a business doing something right, when they are nominated for awards. The recognition of the hard work done is greatly appreciated by the companies concerned. Two years ago, Stephen Connolly took over as Manager of Edmundson Electrical in Glasnevin and he came on board with a firm idea of […]


Clash of the Titan

6 Mar , 2019  

It’s only three years since Keith Proudfoot and Stephen Kennedy combined forces to set up Titan Roofing Ltd but the Swords Enterprise Park based company has wasted no time in becoming one of the most sought-after roofing consultants and contractors in Dublin and beyond. Now in its fifth year, the Irish Construction Industry Awards has […]


Award recognition for Stephen Crean Electrical

5 Mar , 2019  

If you are looking for an electrical contractor that is professional and courteous, will arrive at the time agreed and always clear up once the work is completed, then look no further than the award-winning Stephen Crean Electrical of Room to Improve fame. Set up to recognise the high levels of excellence from all in […]


The gold standard in Fire Engineering

4 Mar , 2019  

Goldsmith Engineering offer specialist Fire Engineering design solutions to the Construction Industry and have been involved in some of Ireland’s most prestigious and exciting building projects. They also offer an expert Assigned Certifier service through their highly experienced building inspection team. Building Ireland touched base with founder / managing director Luke Goldsmith to find out […]


Komastsu unveils heavy-duty demolition excavator

1 Mar , 2019  

Komatsu has released details of its latest heavy-duty demolition excavator – the 60-tonnes PC490HRD-11 model, designed with what their distributor in Ireland, McHale Plant Sales says is a ‘best in class’ working height. Highly versatile in a number of key respects, the PC490HRD-11 works as a single complete system or configured in six different working […]