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Over 200 years of Building Excellence

11 Feb , 2021  

In 2020, Collen Construction continued its excellent run of form at the Irish Construction Excellence Awards by being shortlisted in four different finalists’ categories. Senior Contracts Manager Derek McCaffrey filled Building Ireland in on the details. 2020 marks 210 years in business for Collen Construction Ltd, so it’s no surprise to have seen the company […]

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Attention to detail elevates Healy Construction’s homes to the next level

10 Feb , 2021  

Since its inception in 2005, Healy Construction has earned a stellar reputation as one of Kilkenny’s premier residential building contractors. Building Ireland travelled to Knocktopher and met founder / proprietor Brian Healy to find out more about this exceptional, industry-leading operation. Renowned for their craftsmanship and attention to detail, Healy Construction invariably deliver high-quality projects […]

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COVID-19 pandemic presents unique opportunity to restructure economy says BPFI

9 Feb , 2021  

The National Development Plan must focus on climate and sustainable related projects that will drive balanced rural development and growth across the regions, according to Banking & Payments Federation Ireland’s submission to the public consultation on reviewing the National Development Plan. Outlining the key points made within the submission, Brian Hayes, Chief Executive, BPFI said: “The […]

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Finna Construction – one of the best in the West

9 Feb , 2021  

Finna Construction Ltd is a successful construction company based in Co. Mayo with a wealth of experience across the whole spectrum of the industry. The contractor’s belief in providing dedicated close attention to client requirements and its flexibility during construction has stood it in good stead for nearly two decades. The family-run business has gone from strength to strength since it […]

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Danaher Construction are building something great

8 Feb , 2021  

During the twelve years since their inception, Danaher Construction have firmly established themselves as one of Dublin’s premier commercial, residential and industrial building and fit out contractors, delivering a succession of prestigious projects that invariably exceed client expectations. Building Ireland touched base with hands-on director Brian Danaher to find out more about this exceptional, industry-leading […]

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Respond Housing welcome approval in principle of the first Cost Rental Homes in Ireland

8 Feb , 2021  

Respond, Approved Housing Body (AHB) and service provider, said they are very pleased to be selected for participation in the Cost Rental Equity Loan (CREL) Scheme. They are also involved in delivering the 50 cost-rental homes on Enniskerry Road as part of the Cost Rental Pathways project which is currently under construction. The organisation said […]

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Carrying on the family tradition

5 Feb , 2021  

Donegal based John O’Donnell Construction Ltd has been supplying an efficient, highly skilled and experienced service to a large customer base for many, many years. This family run business which has over 50 years’ experience is headquartered in Ballybofey and carries out the majority of their work within the county borders. John O Donnell Construction […]

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McHale Plant Sales boosts model offering with Komatsu, Terex Ecotec and Merlo newcomers

4 Feb , 2021  

Encouraged by predictions that construction activity here could grow by an estimated 15 percent in the current year, Komatsu distributor McHale Plant Sales has significantly boosted its model offering with the introduction here of a number of recently launched newcomers. Amongst its new arrivals is a Komatsu D71-24 Dozer – an addition to their dozer […]

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Castle group lead the way

4 Feb , 2021  

We caught up with Darragh Farrell who works as a Contracts Manager with the Castle Group to find out more about the award nominated group. The Irish Construction Excellence Awards (ICE Awards) are the original and premier recognition of performance excellence for the contracting sector in Ireland. They provide an opportunity for the industry to […]

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Project management at its best

3 Feb , 2021  

James Moloney of John Sisk & Son has been shortlisted in the Construction Project Manager category of the prestigious 2020 Irish Construction Excellence Awards. James was nominated for his exceptional achievement in successfully overseeing and delivering the €100m Centre Buildings project at Center Parcs, Longford Forest. Each year, the Irish Construction Excellence (ICE) Awards – […]