14th Sep 2020 A new form of contract is now available for use by Ireland’s construction industry under the title Private Sector Contract : Conditions of Contract for Building and Engineering Works Designed by the Employer; it was jointly launched and published on 15 September 2020 by its...
16th Nov 2017The Ivan Webb Scholarship 2017 has been awarded to three students from the Dublin Institute of Technology, Bolton Street.
Blog: “The delays with the Apple Data Centre in Athenry clearly demonstrate problems with our planning system.”14th Nov 2017Justin 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.
13th Nov 2017 Sean Downey, Director, Specialist Contracting reflects on the passing of Sir Michael Latham
24th Jul 2017 The construction sector across Ireland and the UK is currently experiencing a severe shortage of PIR insulation as a result of insufficient supply of Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate . The shortage was caused primarily by disruption to the raw materials supply chain, with upgrades to major...
25th Jul 2016 The Construction Industry Federation has welcomed the introduction of the Construction Contracts Act today as a transformative event for the industry.
Construction Contracts Act becomes law – A momentous day for dispute resolution and prompt payment guarantee22nd Jul 2016 Louth Senator Ged Nash and former Dublin Senator Fergal Quinn have addressed representatives from Ireland’s leading construction firms during an event hosted by the Construction Industry Federation at Leinster House. The event marks the introduction of the Construction Contracts Act into Irish...
21st Jul 2016 Sean Downey, Director of Specialist Contracting Construction Industry Federation With the imminent commencement of the Construction Contracts Act, we would like to highlight the top ten items members should be aware of when the Act comes into force:
Prompt Payments and dispute resolution to reshape Irish construction industry from July 25th onwards15th Jul 2016 Waterford’s leading construction companies meet with Senator Coffey meet in advance of introduction of the Construction Contracts Act.
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