Construction Jobs in Ireland

Irish Construction Excellence Awards 2022

TweetThe Irish Construction Excellence Awards 2022 (ICE Awards) are currently open for nominations. Founded in 1993 the Irish Construction Excellence Awards are the original and premier recognition of performance excellence for the contracting sector in Ireland. Entry to the Awards is open [….]

Virtual Build Better: Effective Implementation Of Environmental Assessment

TweetSaint-Gobain is hosting an online seminar Virtual Build Better: Effective Implementation Of Environmental Assessment. The event takes place on 22nd September 2021. Apply here. Saint-Gobain provides solutions that make buildings more efficient in terms of their energy consumption, and which help contribute [….]

Housing for All – Government’s Housing Plan to 2030

Tweet Housing for All is the government’s housing plan to 2030. It is a multi-annual, multi-billion euro plan which will improve Ireland’s housing system and deliver more homes of all types for people with different housing needs. The government’s overall objective is [….]

2021 Structural Awards Irish Nominees

TweetEstablished in 1968, the Structural Awards are the world’s leading awards for structural engineering excellence. The 2021 shortlist presents some of the best engineering projects the world has to offer from the past two years.  53 construction  projects from around the world [….]

Ireland’s Largest Solar Farm Begins Construction

TweetStatkraft, Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy, has begun construction on Ireland’s largest operational solar farm in Ballymacarney, Co Meath. The solar farm will be fully operational by the end of 2022. Statkraft’s Ballymacarney project is set to significantly benefit the local [….]

2021 RIAI Awards Winners Announced

Tweet The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland has announced the winners of the 2021 RIAI Awards. The awards are given annually to acknowledge achievement in architecture and celebrate the quality of work carried out by RIAI members and the contribution [….]

Bennett Construction Vacancies

TweetBennett Construction Vacancies: Bennett Construction are looking for innovative people who like to exercise their skill in building better buildings and stronger businesses for our clients. Bennett Construction is a family owned construction services company with offices and projects in Dublin, London [….]

Shandon Hotel & Spa Create 50 New Jobs in Donegal

TweetThe Shandon Hotel & Spa in Donegal will create 50 new jobs as part of a €500,000 investment at the 4-star property, which will see the hotel expand its bar areas. Work will get underway in the autumn, creating up to 35 [….]

€73m Tourist Attractions Fund

Tweet Four projects have been announced as recipients of a €73 million fund for large-scale tourist attractions in counties Cavan, Donegal, Dublin and Mayo The four recipients are The Shannon Pot & Cavan Burren Park, Blacklion, Co Cavan which receives €4.8 million Fort [….]

Initiative Ireland Lend €600m for New Homes

TweetInitiative Ireland has announced that in, partnership with Fairfield Real Estate Finance, it will lend €600m for the construction of residential homes over the next 3 years. The injection will enable small, medium and large-scale developers to deliver 5,000 new homes nationwide [….]

EI-H2 Plan Ireland’s First Green Hydrogen Facility

TweetThe energy company EI-H2 has announced plans to build a “green” hydrogen facility in Cork. Planning permission will be sought for a 50MegaWatt electrolysis plant in Aghada. The project will create over 85 full-time direct and indirect jobs as the site develops [….]

Peter McVerry Trust to Deliver Social Housing in Limerick

TweetThe Peter McVerry Trust has announced construction is set to begin on two new housing projects at at Moyross and Southill in Limerick City. It is the Peter McVerry Trust’s largest housing project to date. The projects are being delivered in partnership [….]

€300m Investment in Solar Energy Sector

TweetObton, a Danish solar photovoltaic (PV) business are set to invest €300m in the Irish solar energy sector. Obton, a Danish solar photovoltaic (PV) business, and its Irish partner Shannon Energy, have released plans to develop up to 500 MW of solar [….]

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 [….]