Ennis Electrical Supplies celebrates 45 years

6 May , 2022  

Celebrating 45 years in business, Ennis Electrical Supplies Ltd is a one-stop shop for all your wholesale and retail electrical needs. The family-business continues to go from strength to strength as owner Eric Flynn explains. Ennis Electrical Supplies is synonymous with the supply of wholesale products and domestic appliances in the Mid-West region. Providing high […]


Scaffolding apprenticeship reaches new heights

5 May , 2022  

The chairman of the National Association of Scaffolding and Access Contractors (NASAC), Keith Dwyer, has described the new scaffolding training programme in Mount Lucas, Co. Offaly as a “very positive development” for the industry. The training will help meet the evolving needs of the sector. The Construction Industry Federation (CIF) and its affiliate NASAC, in collaboration with Laois & […]


Synonymous with quality workmanship

4 May , 2022  

Sandar Construction is a leading and highly-regarded main contractor specialising in residential, commercial, industrial, healthcare, community, educational and conservation projects. The family-run business has come a long way since it was founded by Jimmie Jackson more than two decades ago. Employing 26 people, Jimmie – who is a carpenter by trade – worked as both a […]


A winning combination

3 May , 2022  

Plus Architecture and Scullion Architects came together last year to design and deliver the Printmaking Workshop at the new TU Dublin Campus in Grangegorman, which was nominated for a 2021 Irish Construction Industry Award. Gavin Wheatley of Plus Architecture and Declan Scullion of Scullion Architects, along with their teams, combined their decades of experience and expertise to design the single-storey framed building […]



The future of floor insulation

29 Apr , 2022  

Based in Moneygall, Co. Offaly and operating nationwide, Superior Floor Screed provides quality floor screed services for residential dwelling and commercial buildings of all sizes. Established in 2015 by Enda Gleeson, the company’s professional tradesmen have many years of combined experience in the building trade and have laid countless floors in that time. While the […]


Ireland’s number one lifting specialists

28 Apr , 2022  

Celebrating 15 years in business, Mastiff Engineering Ltd is one of Ireland’s leading rigging companies specialising in moving, lifting and fitting large equipment and machinery by using safe work systems that have been developed over the years. Heavy lift, Rigging, Hiab, Haulage and Hire are the name of the game for this exceptional and highly-regarded […]


McGrath Quantity Surveyors “delighted” to be recognised by their peers

27 Apr , 2022  

McGrath Quantity Surveyors (Dublin and Wexford) have been recognised by their peers with a nomination in the Consultancy of the Year category at the 2021 Irish Construction Industry Awards. The only QS firm in the category, Principal Ronan McGrath was full of praise for the efforts of his team when he spoke to Building Ireland. […]


Clonmore Construction Ltd – a family tradition

26 Apr , 2022  

Clonmore Construction Ltd is a family-run business with four generations of building experience. The company’s reputation is based on delivering high-quality new home builds, extensions, restoration and insurance work, grant work and government projects. Taking its name from the townland in which it is located between Edenderry and Rhode in Co. Offaly, Clonmore Construction provides […]


Transforming Working Lives

26 Apr , 2022  

SONICA’S greatest asset is its people. So when Senior Project Manager Douglas (Doug) Ito scooped the coveted ‘Fit Out Project Manager of the Year’ award at the recent 2021 Fit Out Awards, it didn’t come as a surprise to anyone. The Fit Out Awards celebrate excellence in the execution of world-class fit outs, and the […]


Premier Contracts setting the standard for shop fitting

25 Apr , 2022  

Delivering industry-leading, turnkey shop fitting solutions and facilities management services to the retail and commercial sectors since 2009, Premier Contracts boast an exceptional track record in completing projects for some of Ireland’s best-known retail chains, law firms, banking and telecommunications companies. We touched base with managing director Connor O’Hare, who prides himself on the company’s […]