BUDGET 2018 – Analysis for Construction

12th Oct 2017 General Economy To end Quarter 3, the Exchequer recorded a surplus of €2,344 million, a year-on-year improvement of €2,369 million, underpinned by proceeds of the AIB share disposal. Tax receipts in the first nine months of 2017 are broadly on-profile and up over €1.8 billion...

Construction companies reporting difficulty accessing funding

9th Oct 2017   New survey by RSM & CIF shows construction companies reporting difficulty accessing funding SMEs & those outside of Dublin worst affected A new survey by RSM and the Construction Industry Federation has found that construction companies are still facing significant difficulties in...

Safety Focus: BRFS Ltd – Our Health and Safety Culture

3rd Oct 2017 BRFS Ltd, specialising in the design, supply and installation of external envelope solutions to private and public sector industrial and commercial buildings, has a large and prestigious portfolio of successful contracts completed in Ireland and the UK.

BIM: Meeting the Digital Challenge

21st Sep 2017 Whilst the debate has been ongoing for some time about the need for the industry to improve our productivity, the supply chain and contractors in particular have been somewhat apprehensive to embrace the new technology. BIM, or Building Information Modelling, can be misconstrued as just the...