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Giving back: Construction building up society

Giving back: Construction building up society

In a year when we have all had to hang together, the construction industry especially has given back. Pádraig Belton looks at some recent charitable endeavours. Darkness into Light Staff at Bennett Construction took part in the Darkness into Light challenge for Pieta...

Skillnet Ireland: How to work ON your business, not IN your business

Skillnet Ireland: How to work ON your business, not IN your business

Nobody gets into business expecting sleepless nights and the many hassles that come with running a small company. Somewhere the aim of being in business for yourself and your family gets lost and your time gets eaten up working in the business as an employee. Then all...

Construction Safety Week beckons – join the campaign

Construction Safety Week beckons – join the campaign

Construction Safety Week lies just round the corner. The entire last week in October, from Monday 25th to Friday 29th, will see Ireland’s construction industry come together to celebrate best practices in construction safety. The goal of the week is to eliminate...

Enter the 2022 Construction Manager of the Year Awards Ireland

Enter the 2022 Construction Manager of the Year Awards Ireland

Enter the 2022 awards and support our mission to raise the profile of talented construction managers nationally. For over 20 years, the Construction Manager of the Year Awards (CMYA) Ireland has built a fantastic reputation for showcasing the very finest talent in...

More than 500,000 homes needed in Ireland over the next 15 years

More than 500,000 homes needed in Ireland over the next 15 years

A leading estate agency has said around 525,000 houses will need to be built in Ireland over the next 15 years. Addressing the challenges and opportunities in the housing market Marian Finnegan, Managing Director at Sherry FitzGerald, said that despite the doom and...

Visibility is key to encouraging women into the construction industry

Visibility is key to encouraging women into the construction industry

Delegates at the CIF 2021 International Women's Day webinar spoke about what it’s like to be a woman working in the construction industry. They discussed why they chose to enter an industry dominated by men, as well as the obstacles and the opportunities that exist in...