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PLANS FOR BIGGEST EVER EXPANSION AT ITS LARGEST PORT

83acre site to be developed for marine related industry development Entire site to be raised by 4.4m as part of €20m enabling works Ireland’s largest bulk port company, Shannon Foynes Port Company (SFPC), has announced plans for an unprecedented expansion at its general cargo terminal, Foynes, adding over …

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY RISES AT A MARKED RATE

Total activity across the Irish construction sector continued to increase in April, with the rate of expansion accelerating to a three-month high. Greater output was also reflected in faster growth in new orders, input purchasing and employment. That said, rises in demand fed through to increased pressure on …

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY PRICE INDEX MARCH 2018

In the year to March, residential property prices at national level increased by 12.7%. This compares with an increase of 12.5% in the year to February and an increase of 9.8% in the twelve months to March 2017. In Dublin, residential property prices increased by 12.1% in the …

EASTERN PROMISE

Irish Construction Industry Magazine was delighted to have caught up with Donal McCarthy, the newly appointed Managing Director Ireland East at John Sisk & Son. Donal has been a Regional Director with Sisk since 2014 and has held numerous positions since re-joining the company in 2002 following an …

THE HOME OF BEST VALUE GABIONS

Ridgeway supply the largest range of weldmesh gabion systems in Ireland, which can be used to provide economical and effective solutions to prevent or correct erosion. Installation can be temporary or permanent. Our gabions can also be used to create walls and retaining structures where a rustic, natural …

PROJECT 2040: A REAL GAMECHANGER

The National Development Plan demonstrates the Government’s commitment to meeting Ireland’s infrastructure and investment needs over the next ten years, through a total investment estimated at €116 billion over the period. This level of capital spending will ensure ongoing employment maintenance and creation with appropriate regional development. It …