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#Construction

# construction - Monday 24 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Small Kildare village ‘isolated’ after collision damage to access bridge Caragh

Small Kildare village ‘isolated’ after collision damage to access bridge

A tractor struck the bridge recently causing the damage and because it is a protected structure it could be months before it is repaired.

# construction - Friday 21 August, 2015

Google begins construction of €150m data centre and brings 400 jobs with it

The jobs will be created during the construction of the new two-storey building.

# construction - Monday 17 August, 2015

Ireland’s largest frozen ready meal supplier to hire 100 people

A further 100 people will be hired in construction to build the new food plant in north Dublin.

# construction - Monday 3 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: At least 20 people injured after cranes collapse on to houses Netherlands

WATCH: At least 20 people injured after cranes collapse on to houses

The incident happened today in the Dutch town of Alphen aan den Rijn.

# construction - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie People from the north-west and farmers are Ireland’s worst tax offenders Naughty Farmers

People from the north-west and farmers are Ireland’s worst tax offenders

A new report by the RTÉ Investigations Unit digs into the tax misdemeanours of the Irish public.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin is ‘completely unprepared’ for another boom, apparently… Y'all Aint Ready

Dublin is ‘completely unprepared’ for another boom, apparently…

The government has hit back at Fianna Fáil’s criticism over ‘lack of investment’.

# construction - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller

Council planning proposals would see the minimum size reduced by almost 20%.

# construction - Monday 27 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This is what is being done to allow Ireland to build more houses Shortage

This is what is being done to allow Ireland to build more houses

A review into An Bord Pleanála’s is taking place and should be finished by the end of the year.

# construction - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This incredible glass house will be built into a cliff above the Aegean sea Dream Living

This incredible glass house will be built into a cliff above the Aegean sea

The living quarters are topped with a skylight that turns out to be, in fact, the swimming pool.

# construction - Saturday 4 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This robot can build a house in just two days Brickies

This robot can build a house in just two days

It could make bricklayers a thing of the past.

# construction - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

The first Irish home builder to go public in 20 years has made a healthy debut

Cairn Homes listed on the London Stock Exchange today.

# construction - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Qatar isn’t happy about claims of thousands dying on World Cup construction sites Construction

Qatar isn’t happy about claims of thousands dying on World Cup construction sites

The Washington Post estimated that as many as 4,000 workers will die by 2020.

# construction - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This week’s vital property news: Tough times for tenants but a construction on the up Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: Tough times for tenants but a construction on the up

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# construction - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now Supply And Demand

Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now

The Ulster Bank’s new figures have shown growth in the construction industry continued in April.

# construction - Friday 1 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Why can’t government ministers go cold turkey on home ownership? Opinion

Why can’t government ministers go cold turkey on home ownership?

The country, along with potential house buyers, is being held to ransom.

# construction - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

He’s back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger

One of Ireland’s most well-known property developers has exited Nama.

From TheJournal.ie The government has a grand plan for unemployed construction workers… Grand Job

The government has a grand plan for unemployed construction workers…

They’re going to blitz construction companies with information about their employment services, like Jobbridge. And, erm, that’s about it really.

# construction - Monday 9 March, 2015

New home building across Ireland has pulled into the slow lane

But land values are predicted to rise, which could mean more property eventually on the market.

# construction - Monday 2 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Houses ‘crumbling around families’ because of defective bricks Unsound Homes

Houses ‘crumbling around families’ because of defective bricks

The homeowners in Donegal want redress.

Up. Up. Down… Housing construction surged, then slowed to a trickle late last year

We’re in for a “turbulent” year in the home construction sector in 2015, it’s being predicted.

# construction - Monday 9 February, 2015

It’s taken a long time, but the construction industry is doing ok (especially on commercial projects)

The rate of growth in commercial activity remained sharp, despite easing for the third month running.

# construction - Monday 2 February, 2015

2015 off to a strong start for new companies, and it could ‘beat all predictions’

There’s already a 22.5% increase in the number of new companies this year.

# construction - Monday 8 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Construction work was on the up again last month (and firms are hiring) Optimism

Construction work was on the up again last month (and firms are hiring)

Some firms hired new staff to prepare for further growth in work.

# construction - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nama has a €150 million plan for Boland’s Mill Milling Around

Nama has a €150 million plan for Boland’s Mill

Well, they funded the planning of a plan.

# construction - Monday 1 December, 2014

# construction - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Electricians union will do ‘whatever is necessary’ to get 5% pay rise

The TEEU’s conference heard that they wan ta roll-back on concession made over the last seven years.

# construction - Thursday 13 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week Shovel Ready This post contains images

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# construction - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin Green Light

Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin

The Minister for Justice said the €42 million investment shows she is serious about improving the policing system.

# construction - Saturday 8 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘We’re still scared when strong winds blow’: Slow recovery takes root after Typhoon Haiyan Rebuild This post contains images

‘We’re still scared when strong winds blow’: Slow recovery takes root after Typhoon Haiyan

“The resilience of the Filipino people is amazing, they are like phoenix birds.”

# construction - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rise in construction causing rats to come up from sewers and drains Aw Rats

Rise in construction causing rats to come up from sewers and drains

Heard any scratching noises recently? Just saying.

# construction - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny vows to crack down on cowboy developers NO MORE PRIORY HALLS

Enda Kenny vows to crack down on cowboy developers

“Nobody wants to go back to the bad old days of the construction and property boom.”

# construction - Monday 20 October, 2014

There’s been a surge in new building projects since January

Project commencements are up 40 per cent, compared to the first 8 months of 2013.

# construction - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pressure is on to get building, but those in construction need to learn new skills Build It Up

Pressure is on to get building, but those in construction need to learn new skills

The Irish Green Building Council says Ireland is going through a “revolution in standards and regulation”.

# construction - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There will be €2.2 BILLION spent on social housing in the next three years

There will be €2.2 BILLION spent on social housing in the next three years

Brendan Howlin says it will deliver 6,700 units.

# construction - Monday 13 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie House building growth was at its fastest since 2000 last month Build It Up

House building growth was at its fastest since 2000 last month

And employment is growing, too.

# construction - Friday 3 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Builders are not happy with the government’s new social housing plan Housing

Builders are not happy with the government’s new social housing plan

But a housing charity thinks it’s not so bad.

# construction - Monday 22 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Councillors receive official notice of Poolbeg incinerator contract – 3 days after it was signed Poolbeg

Councillors receive official notice of Poolbeg incinerator contract – 3 days after it was signed

The council CEO is understood to have described it as an “oversight” on his part not to inform the councillors sooner.

# construction - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Ireland is building even fewer homes than in 2013

New figures show that the volume of residential has decreased for a second quarter.

# construction - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins opens new housing scheme named after 1916 rebel female doctor Thornton Heights

President Higgins opens new housing scheme named after 1916 rebel female doctor

It took 10 years for the scheme in Inchicore to be completed.

# construction - Monday 8 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Fancy Dublin housing maps show info from family size to central heating Where The Hoods At?

Fancy Dublin housing maps show info from family size to central heating

How many people use gas heating in Clontarf? How many toddler householdS are there in Dundrum?

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