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Breedon Group Plc: A blueprint for a better workplace

Breedon Group Plc: A blueprint for a better workplace

Breedon Group Plc is a leading construction materials group operating in over 350 locations across Ireland and Great Britain. The company produces essential materials that make a fundamental difference to the everyday lives of people everywhere. For the first six...

Women in construction: Izabele Pukelyte

Women in construction: Izabele Pukelyte

Equal Measures: An insight into a career in construction from a woman’s point of view Izabele Pukelyte is Health and Safety Manager at Castle Group Ireland, Galway. She has worked in the construction industry for two years. Tell us about your first job in the...

Nominations open for the 2023 National Property Awards

Nominations open for the 2023 National Property Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2023 National Property Awards. Next year's Awards ceremony will take place at the InterContinental Hotel in Dublin on Thursday, March 9. Companies are invited to submit in all applicable categories, and entry is completely free....

Obituary: Dr Mirette Hanley Corboy, RIP

Obituary: Dr Mirette Hanley Corboy, RIP

Heartfelt tributes have been paid to Dr Mirette Hanley Corboy following her death at the age of 92. Described by those who knew her as true role model and trailblazer, the Limerick native successfully embraced leadership roles at a time when it was unusual to have...

Kirby Group Engineering: The journey towards a zero harm culture

Kirby Group Engineering: The journey towards a zero harm culture

Barry O’Brien is an Associate Director, EHS at Kirby Group Engineering, a firm he joined in 2005. The Limerick headquartered company has enjoyed swift growth in recent years. It now directly employs over 1,300 people across Europe and recorded a turnover of more than...

If it was up to me: Derek Byrne

If it was up to me: Derek Byrne

Derek Byrne has worked in the social care area for approximately 10 years. He is currently the General Manager of Way 2 Work Ireland, which he co-founded with Dr John Killeen and Andrew Low in 2019 in partnership with Tusla. Way 2 Work Ireland is a fully-funded...