Construction Jobs in Ireland

Circular Economy Innovation Grant Scheme

Tweet The government has issued a draft national strategy on how Ireland can transition to a Circular Economy and is currently inviting businesses, communities and citizens to contribute their views through a public consultation. What is a circular economy? Looking beyond the [….]

702 Build-to-rent Apartments Set for Dublin City

TweetGlenveagh Properties PLC have been given the green light to go ahead with its plans to sell 702 Build-to-rent Apartments to Dublin City Council for just over €33.44 million. The plans are to create the Build-to-rent at Castleforbes Business Park at Sheriff [….]

Ireland’s Tallest Building Gets Go-Ahead

TweetAn Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission for the €140m Custom House Quay development in Cork which includes construction plans for Ireland’s tallest building. The go-ahead for the €140m development at Custom House Quay in Cork City centre was given subject to [….]

Reported Plans of Irish Construction Reopening from 5th April

TweetReported Plans of Irish Construction Reopening from 5th April: Irish construction looks set to reopen on a phased basis from 05 April, with housing returning to work first, according to constructionnews.ie. However, work on commercial projects such as offices and hotels will [….]

Housebuilding Summit 2021

Tweet The Irish Home Buyers Association one-day Virtual Summit will explore how to accelerate the delivery of affordable homes. The event takes place on March 25, 2021 The full agenda is here. In many countries, both across Europe and beyond, the lack [….]

Louth Moving Forward to Build New €12m Stadium

TweetLouth GAA are finalising preparations and are seeking to begin the tendering process for its new €12m stadium. Stadium chairperson Aidan Berrill and development committee members are completing design documentation on the new county grounds and expect tendering to start in the [….]

Construction Industry to Grow in 2021

TweetConstruction Industry to Grow in 2021: AECOM, the world’s premier infrastructure firm, have predicted an impressive growth levels for the construction industry sector in 2021. And while output is not expected to reach pre Covid-19 levels, it is believed that development in [….]

Technical Adviser in the Construction Procurement Policy Unit

TweetThe Office of Government Procurement seek a Technical Adviser in the Construction Procurement Policy Unit. The Construction Procurement Policy Unit of the Office of Government Procurement has responsibility for all policy aspects associated with the procurement of works contractors and construction related [….]

Non-essential Construction Halted

TweetAll non-essential construction was halted from 6pm Friday, 8 January by the government in response to rising numbers of Covid-19 cases in the country. Ahead of the shutdown last week, Ireland’s Construction Industry Federation (CIF) suggested the measure wasn’t necessary because the [….]

CIF Design Challenge 2020: Design A Home for Everyone

Tweet Could you design a home for everyone? Look around where you live: the construction industry has designed and built everything you see. Your school, the roads you travel, hospitals, the streets and shops of your town. Even your home was designed [….]

Callaghan Engineering Acquired

TweetCallaghan Engineering Acquired: RED, a company of ENGIE Impact, today announced the acquisition of Callaghan Engineering, one of Ireland’s leading engineering consulting firms. Operating out of Dublin and Cork, Callaghan Engineering will add more than 30 years of experience providing multi-discipline professional engineering design, [….]

Build Digital Project for the Construction Sector in 2021

Tweet The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath TD, has launched a competitive challenge-based grant call to deliver the Build Digital Project for the Construction Sector in 2021. Increasing innovation in the Irish Construction Sector is more necessary than ever [….]

100 Jobs Created in Longford

Tweet100 Jobs Created in Longford: The Longford Leader has reported that 100 new jobs will be created in Longford as a result of  construction firm Framespace Solutions’ plans announced this week as part of an overall €7.5m planned investment drive. Framespace Solutions [….]

Irish Construction Excellence Awards

TweetThe Irish Construction Excellence (ICE) Awards are providing the industry and its partners with a unique and immersive evening to celebrate excellence in Irish construction. The ICE Awards 2020 Gala at Home experience will take place on 7 November and will see [….]

British Construction Industry Awards

Tweet You can register now to attend The British Construction Industry Awards (BCIA), which is going virtual for the first time ever as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Registering for the live awards event, which will start at 4pm on 5 [….]

Construction Activity Slows in August

TweetActivity in the construction sector has fallen since July and declined for the first time in three months in August, according to the latest monthly measure from Ulster Bank Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI®), a seasonally adjusted index designed to [….]

CIF Annual Conference

TweetThe CIF Annual Conference takes place 1st November and will be chaired by Ivan Yates. This year’s agenda will focus on how to revive the sector during such unprecedented and turbulent times.  Like many other industries in Ireland and around the world, [….]