CIF South East Election Manifesto 2020

CIF South East Election Manifesto 2020

7th Feb 2020 It is estimated the construction sector in the South East Region accounts for over 6% of the output of the industry and employs over 15,000 people. Construction is a major employer and provides the necessary infrastructure for the economy and society. The population of the South East increased...

CIF Mid West Election Manifesto 2020

7th Feb 2020 It is estimated the construction sector in the Mid-West Region accounts for over 6% of the output of the industry and employs over 14,000 people. Construction is a major employer and provides the necessary infrastructure for the economy and society. The National Planning Framework “Ireland...

CIF Blog: 2018 Housing Forecast and Budget 2019 Recommendation

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.

Jean Winters: Building sector needs women to thrive

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...