10th Jan 2019 Eight Ways to Win the Fight for Talent in Construction Dr. Ibrahim Odeh outlines with colleagues some key approaches to help your company win the talent war in construction. Dr Odeh, Research Director and Founder of the Global Leaders in Construction Management at the Department of Civil...
19th Nov 2018 It’s no secret that significant investment is urgently needed in Irish housing, with demand continuing to drastically outpace supply. That said, while there’s a clear requirement to increase housing construction in the short-term, any and all responses to the housing crisis must maintain a...
‘Compressed programmes and lack of resources across the industry is applying pressure throughout the value chain’12th Nov 2018 Damien Petticrew, Managing Director of CJK Engineering speaks to the Sunday Business Post about the challenges facing health and safety in the construction sector ahead of the upcoming CIF Health & Safety Summit.
“You need the figures and you need a sense of humour; if you’ve got those then you have the opportunity to start doing things that will shift the dial a bit.”26th Sep 2018 Ahead of an upcoming address to the CIF Annual Conference on Tuesday October 2nd, Sandi Rhys Jones OBE, management consultant, non-executive director, motivational speaker; and pragmatic and practical champion for women in construction, engineering and science tells CIF.ie what has inspired her...
13th Sep 2018 Alan Garvin, Managing Director, Balfour Beatty Ireland outlines the major benefits of mainstreaming industrialised construction.
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.
Know your subcontract; know the Construction Contracts Act; keep good records and serve all notices in accordance with the Act and your contract24th Jul 2018 As we approach the second anniversary of the commencement of the Construction Contracts Act 2013, Sean Downey, Director Specialist Contracting, outlines how companies can use the legislation to protect their business.
16th Nov 2017 The Ivan Webb Scholarship 2017 has been awarded to three students from the Dublin Institute of Technology, Bolton Street.