19th Sep 2019 CIF launches Diversity and Inclusion pledge to promote Diversity and Inclusion in the industry.
Construction companies eager to hire apprentices again after the decade decline in apprenticeship registrations has been arrested21st Mar 2019 A CIF survey has found unanimous support for apprenticeships, however 73% of construction companies feel that they are not able to hire an apprentice.
23rd Jul 2018 There is no doubting that residential construction is currently in an expansionary phase. However, considering new dwelling completion data published by the CSO in June 2018, the CIF has now revised its forecast for the total number of new units to be completed in 2018.
14th Mar 2018 Irish Construction needs to employ more women if the industry is to have a sustainable future. The CSO estimates that only 5.5pc of the workforce across all construction-related sectors are women. And a recent survey of CIF members showed that only one in 10 employees in their organisations is...
31st Jan 2018 Over 50,000 jobs have been created in the construction industry since the lowest point of the recession in 2013.