21st Dec 2018 Outgoing CIF President Dominic Doheny reflects on the highlights of his two years in office and looks ahead to the future of the industry, reflecting on his hopes for it and the challenges that may be in store
9th Aug 2018 Murphy International Ltd. has launched a ‘Mental Health Awareness Advocate’ project in order to ‘spot, support and prevent’.
7th Aug 2018 Bank of Ireland’s aim is to be the leading supporter of house building in Ireland. Here Denis Bergin, Head of Business Development - Property Lending at Bank of Ireland, outlines the options available to construction companies.
26th Jul 2018 Ciaran Marron, CEO of Activ8 Solar Energies, travelled to Munich’s Intersolar 2018 conference to discuss the successes of solar throughout the continent and strategies for the future. Here he outlines some of his thoughts following this gathering of European suppliers and engineers alike.
20th Jul 2018 Lowest-cost tendering has dogged the construction industry in recent times. Martin Lang, Director, Main Contracting, CIF explains why this practice needs to change.
8th May 2018 The Construction Industry Federation’s first construction industry economic outlook this week heard of underlying challenges facing the sector that could impact on its ability to deliver essential housing and infrastructure activity in the next decade.
Blog: “The delays with the Apple Data Centre in Athenry clearly demonstrate problems with our planning system.”14th Nov 2017 Justin Molloy, Regional Director, CIF Western & Midland Region outlines the necessary changes that must be made to Ireland’s planning system to protect and secure investment.
6th Nov 2017 Marjut Ellis, Corporate Fundraising Officer with Make-A-Wish Ireland, outlines how you and your company can help make wishes come true this Christmas for children living with life threatening illnesses.
2nd Nov 2017 Tomás O'Leary, Co-Founder and CEO of the Passive House Academy, explains ‘nearly Zero Energy Building’ policy and what it means for the future of construction.
1st Nov 2017 CIF Director of Industrial Relations and Manpower Services, Jean Winters, explains the new Sectoral Employment Order.