CIF News

Safe Pass Bursary for Students at Coláiste Dún Iascaigh

17th Jun 2022 16 students at Coláiste Dún Iascaigh in Cahir, County Tipperary recently availed of free Safe Pass training, courtesy of SOLAS and CIF members Duggan Brothers.  This initiative was devised to support the student’s interest in careers in the construction sector.  Training was provided by...

Safe Pass Bursary for Students at Coláiste Ghlór na Mara

10th Jun 2022 The Construction Safety Partnership Advisory Committee recently authorised a bursary to enable 40 senior-cycle students at Coláiste Ghlór na Mara, Balbriggan, County Dublin to avail of free Safe Pass courses.The objective was to support the student’s interest in construction as a potential...

Celebration Morning at Beneavin De La Salle College, Finglas

1st Jun 2022 Recently, a celebratory morning was held with 6th year students and teaching staff from Beneavin De La Salle College in Finglas, Dublin 11, where twenty students were presented with their SOLAS’ Safe Pass and Manual Handling training certificates. John Paul Construction and SOLAS had each...

Paul Carmody Retirement

27th May 2022 On 4th May 2022, Paul Carmody celebrated his retirement with the Executive Council of the Master Builders' and Contractors' Association .  Paul is a past President of the MBCA and has been actively involved with the Liaison and PT&CM committees.  He is held in the highest esteem by all those...

MBCA raises €4,000 for charity Aoibheann’s Pink Tie

27th May 2022Pictured: Mick Flynn, Past Present of the Master Builders' and Contractors' Association , presents Michael Rocheford of Aoibheann’s Pink Tie with a cheque for €4,000 raised by the members of the MBCA.Aoibheann’s Pink Tie is a charity, established in 2010 by Michael Rocheford and Jimmy...

Automation In Construction Unlocks New Value For Businesses

13th May 2022 In our latest guest blog, our corporate partners, FlowForma, discuss process automation for construction companies.Digital transformation for businesses in almost all industries has accelerated in the past few years. The pressures of remote work, plus a need for new competitive technologies,...