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Mercury safely completes 10.5m hours reportable injury free in 2021

17 Jan , 2022  

Mercury completed 10.5 million hours worked recordable injury free in 2021. This achievement is a testament to the dedication of all their employees and supply-chain partners who are living Mercury’s anchor value of safety. Their safety efforts are global, with their teams carrying out works on 40+ projects across 12+ countries last year. 2021 saw […]

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MMEL celebrates 25 years

14 Jan , 2022  

Celebrating 25 years in business, MMEL (Michael McMahon Electrical Ltd) is a highly-regarded electrical contracting firm based in Kilmaley, Co. Clare. The RECI and Safe Electric-registered contractor caters for clients in the domestic, commercial, industrial, agricultural and public sectors. Fronted by Michael McMahon, the company employs 15 people and has 10 vehicles on the road covering the […]

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One of Cork’s premier plumbing services

13 Jan , 2022  

Foley’s Plumbing is Cork’s only same-day domestic and commercial plumbing service. It will soon be complemented by Foley’s Electrical, making it a one-stop shop for all your plumbing and electrical requirements. These are exciting times for the award-winning company which provides a full plumbing and gas plumbing service for domestic and commercial customers. From fixing leaking taps to installing gas and oil heating systems and servicing […]

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Cpac Modular – building integrity

12 Jan , 2022  

Based in Dunshaughlin, Co Meath, Cpac Modular is Ireland’s leading modular building company. Building Ireland touched base with its  Business and Development Manager, Martin Murray recently to learn all about the company – from its origins to the state of business today. Business is good these days at Cpac Modular and the plan for Martin […]

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Latest mortgage data from BPFI shows almost €1.3 billion in mortgage approvals in November 2021

12 Jan , 2022  

Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) has today published the latest figures from the BPFI Mortgage Approvals Report for November 2021. The following are the key figures: A total of 4,959 mortgages were approved in November 2021 – some 2,662 were for FTBs (53.7%) of total volume) while mover purchasers accounted for 1,172 (23.6%). The number of mortgages […]

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“Our reputation is built on the high quality of our work” – McGowan Builders

11 Jan , 2022  

With a proven track record of completing jobs to the highest standard, McGowan Builders’ enthusiasm and pride in their work will ensure that your project receives the attention it deserves. Building Ireland caught up with Managing Director David McGowan. Based in Batterstown Co Meath, McGowan Builders specialise in creating unique bespoke homes, extensions and renovations. […]

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The high-performance window and door company

10 Jan , 2022  

Based in Ballina, Co Mayo, Carrabine Joinery Ltd is a family-run company which has been immersed in manufacturing of joinery products for close to 40 years now. Building Ireland touched base with co-director Paul Carrabine to learn all about the ins and out of the business – from its origins to its current projects. Business […]

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Committed to quality, safety and clients

7 Jan , 2022  

With over 20 years experience, Greeneform has grown to become a well-established, dedicated formwork company that provides mainly large reinforced in-situ framed buildings. Building Ireland found out more from its founder and CEO, John Greene. When John Greene founded Greeneform back in 2000, he had a vision of providing to clients a committed, safety conscious, […]

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Growth continues at Davis Civil Contractors Ltd after a dozen years

6 Jan , 2022  

Established in 2009, Davis Civil Contractors Ltd is a company which is well-known for its high-quality work, reliability and excellence down through the years. Building Ireland touched base with Managing Director Padraig Davis to learn more about this thriving business and its on-going projects throughout the east of the country. Since ‘Day One’, Davis Civil […]

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Busy times at D Gilmore Developments Ltd

5 Jan , 2022  

Based in Lurgan, Co Armagh, D Gilmore Developments Ltd specialises in private housing developments and one-off houses. Building Ireland caught up with company owner and founder David Gilmore to learn all about this thriving family business situated in the Orchard County. These are busy times at D Gilmore Developments Ltd and the plan for David […]