17th May 2019 Today marks 29 years since the World Health Organisation removed homosexuality as a mental illness from the International Classification of Diseases
15th May 2019 The Health and Safety Authority , on May 15th, launched a free short on-line course aimed at assisting tradespeople who may encounter asbestos-containing materials in the course of their work.
15th May 2019 Rachael Stewart, Business Development Director with Stewart Construction gives the CIF an update on some major projects currently in the works by Stewart Construction, including the much anticipated Central Plaza.
14th May 2019 Leonard Daly, Commercial Director with Mythen Construction gives an insight into the historical and exciting project that is the conservation of the previously known Evan's Almshouse and the relocation of the Kilkenny Butler Gallery.
10th May 2019 The CIF has warned that the decision to increase wages by 2.7% per annum for the next two years will put pressure on regional construction companies still in recovery mode.
9th May 2019 A new report from the CIF shows that 10,600 extra workers joined the construction workforce in 2018, up 8% year on year and bringing the total workforce to 145,500.
8th May 2019 Geoscience Ireland is a business cluster assisting 39 Irish, and Irish-based, contractor and consultancy firms in winning business in international markets and is supported by Geological Survey Ireland and Enterprise Ireland.
8th May 2019 Join Pieta, Electric Ireland and thousands of people across the country on May 11th and walk to raise funds for suicide prevention at this year’s Darkness into Light 5k walk at over 168 venues throughout the country, register now at darknessintolight.ie
2nd May 2019 Anthony Brady, Industrial Relations and Employment Services Executive with the CIF, outlines the public holiday entitlements for employees in the Construction Sector.
26th Apr 2019 On the 19th May, 2010, Independent Senator Feargal Quinn introduced the Construction Contracts Bill to the Seanad as a private members’ Bill. The purpose of the Bill was to introduce a payment mechanism and greater protection to contractors, particularly subcontractors in the construction...