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IMPROVED SECOND QUARTER BOOSTS CRH PERFORMANCE

KEY POINTS    H1 performance in line with guidance Continued profit growth despite Q1 weather disruption and currency headwinds; margin in line amid inflationary cost environment Active portfolio management; divestments of €2.9 billion and acquisitions of €3.4 billion (including 28 bolt-on transactions) year-to-date Phase 1 of share buyback programme …

GROWTH IN GRAFTON’S GROUP IRISH MARKET ‘STRONG’

HALF YEAR REPORT FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 30 JUNE 2018 Highlights Revenue up 9% to £1.45 billion – 8% increase in constant currency Further positive progress towards medium term financial objectives with the operating margin increasing by 50 bps to 6.4% and ROCE by 80bps to 14.0% …

COURSE LAUNCH – FUNDAMENTALS OF CONCRETE TECHNOLOGY COURSE

The Irish Concrete Society recently launched their 2018 Fundamentals of Concrete Technology course. Commencing on the 7th of September in UCD the course provides participants with essential information on concrete technology and construction. The programme includes two half-days of lectures and a half-day on site, time also spent …

ROCKFON NEW SPECIFICATIONS SALES MANAGER

Earlier this year Rockfon (Part of the Rockwool Group) have strengthened their Irish team with the addition of Gerard Clarke in the new role of Specification Sales Manager. Gerard joined Rockfon after having spent 9 years with Eurobond Laminates Limited. With over 20 years industry experience, he has …

MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME STANDS UP TO THE ELEMENTS OF THE LAKE DISTRICT

The Lake District is perhaps best known for its rolling hills and picturesque lakes, but it also has one of the toughest terrains and most variable climates in Northern England. In order to protect budding hikers, climbers and visitors to the area, Coniston Mountain Rescue has been patrolling …