Build your own coastal defence and visit the Netherlands

Tweet Do you want to win a trip to the Netherlands to visit HZ University of Applied Sciences and the world-famous Storm Surge Barrier on the Eastern-Scheldt? All you need to do is take part in this civil engineering project with your [….]

Generation Apprenticeship Competition

TweetThe 2019 Generation Apprenticeship competition challenges apprentices to construct a three-dimensional letter A using craft and other materials. The competition aims to highlight the importance and value of apprenticeships as a route to skills development in 21st century Ireland. What is the [….]

CIF Annual Conference 2018

TweetDid you attend the Construction Industry Federation’s conference earlier this month? Here’s what you might have missed… The CIF Annual Conference took place on October 2nd in Croke Park with nearly 600 delegates and exhibitors in attendance. These were addressed by the [….]

CIF report reveals a need for female construction workers

TweetThe Construction Industry requires more female workers to meet current demand for skills and to deliver Ireland’s urgent housing and infrastructure needs, say key construction leaders. The CIF launched its first Diversity and Inclusion Guidance Document for the Construction sector in a [….]

New €1.25bn Land Development Agency to build 150,000 New Homes

TweetThe Government has launched the Land Development Agency to build 150,000 new homes over the next 20 years. This new agency will manage the state’s own lands to develop new homes, and regenerate under-utilised sites. Further down the line, strategic sites from [….]

Construction Technology: Building the Future

TweetIn the past few decades, evolving technology has affected the way in which we, as a society, both interpret information and interact with one another. Every facet of industry has faced huge changes. In many cases what’s now possible with tech, has [….]

CAO: Increase in Demand for Engineering Courses

TweetThe first round of CAO offers have gone out today, and while there has been a 3% demand increase for engineering courses, this might not be enough to fill the needs created by our projected growth. According to an announcement made by [….]

Deadline Approaching: Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards 2018

TweetEngineers and engineering organisations are encouraged to celebrate their achievements and submit an entry to the 2018 Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards, held in association with ESB. Now in its ninth year, the Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards are presented annually in recognition of [….]