Category: INDUSTRY NEWS

MAW ENGINEERING TO INVEST IN ANTRIM AREA

MAW Engineering has invested £2.8 million in a new commercial vehicle venture, including a purpose-built new manufacturing facility and 46 new jobs in Toome, Antrim. The start-up engineering firm specialises in the manufacture and assembly of walking floor trailers and vehicle bodies. The company’s products are regularly used …

SALARIES IN CONSTRUCTION SECTOR CONTINUE TO RISE

Salaries in the construction sector have continued to rise over the last year. Many construction firms are experiencing increased competition to attract talent, particularly professionals like quantity surveyors, engineers and project managers. According to Azon Recruitment Group’s Salary Guide 2020, salaries in the construction sector rose by approximately …

NEW PRESIDENT AT IRISH PLANNING INSTITUTE

Dr Conor Norton MIPI has been elected President of the Irish Planning Institute (IPI) for 2020 and 2021. A professional planner and urban designer with 25 years’ experience in the private and public sectors in Ireland and abroad, Dr Norton has been involved in academia at both Technological …