# building - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
A new report shows that in 2013, just 8,301 residential units were completed, while in 2006 it was 89,000.
# building - Thursday 13 February, 2014
If you could get married anywhere in Ireland, where would it be?
# building - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
A pamphlet published by two unions and Sinn Féin gives details of pay conditions as well as contact information for groups offering support to Irish migrants in the country.
# building - Thursday 23 January, 2014
Prices in Dublin might be up 15.7 per cent since last year but national prices, excluding the capital, are down 0.4 per cent.
# building - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
There were 7,943 new buildings recorded in the Republic of Ireland in 2013.
# building - Monday 20 January, 2014
The Director General of the Irish Prison Service Michael Donnellan said the residents were fully consulted about the construction plans for the new prison.
# building - Monday 13 January, 2014
A survey by Ulster Bank found rising activity has prompted firms to expand their staffing levels.
# building - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
In Dublin, however, commencements rose by eleven per cent as demand for housing in the capital bounces back.
# building - Tuesday 24 December, 2013
The architects behind London’s Olympic Stadium will build you a personal arena in your back garden for $30m
Anyone stuck for last-minute present ideas?
# building - Sunday 22 December, 2013
Job figure increases are welcome – but Government needs to be bolshy to grab the three things it needs for proper growth.
# building - Monday 9 December, 2013
Construction activity has now risen for three months in a row – but it’s still very low following the economic crash.
# building - Friday 6 December, 2013
Watch the video here.
# building - Wednesday 20 November, 2013
# building - Friday 8 November, 2013
President Higgins: The empty concrete shells that dot our landscape were born from reckless speculation
Speaking at the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland he said the construction sector was leaving a ‘disturbing’ part of its history behind.
The college’s head of design said today that the area’s role in the country’s creative economy must be officially recognised.
# building - Wednesday 16 October, 2013
The funding will be available for about 1,000 properties that require immediate repair but homeowners who have already paid for repairs will not be compensated.
# building - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
New scheme means homeowners are less likely to use the shadow economy for building works according to construction groups including The Irish Green Building Council.
# building - Monday 14 October, 2013
The survey finds that employment stabilised in the Irish construction sector.
Sligo and Leitrim had the worst construction performance for 2013, according to the latest edition of the National Housing Construction Index.
# building - Saturday 12 October, 2013
Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald will turn sod on Monday at the site to mark the beginning of construction.
# building - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
A local group has opposed the plans for a new roadway at the site, claiming that medieval remains should be protected.
# building - Wednesday 18 September, 2013
Figures from the Central Statistics Office showed that volumes in the constuction sector in the second quarter were 11.2 per cent higher than last year.
# building - Monday 9 September, 2013
That is according to the latest Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index.
# building - Friday 23 August, 2013
The sub-contractor, who did work at Borrisokane Community College maintains he was not paid in full for his work – the contractor disputes this claim.
# building - Monday 15 July, 2013
They’ve got feelings, you know. Lots and lots of feelings.
# building - Monday 10 June, 2013
Minister Ruairí Quinn said the new scheme will see the creation of around 360 jobs.
# building - Tuesday 4 June, 2013
# building - Thursday 9 May, 2013
The owner of the Tung Hai sweater factory was among the victims.
# building - Monday 29 April, 2013
Penneys said it will give money to people who lost family members in the collapse, which killed almost 400 people.
# building - Monday 8 April, 2013
Roscommon, Leitrim and Monaghan saw the greatest increases in applications.
# building - Sunday 7 April, 2013
The parents at the Mol an Óige national school in Clare were hoping to get the money from the Department of Education – but instead they’ve turned to the internet.
# building - Friday 5 April, 2013
The seven-storey building collapsed yesterday evening into a mangled heap of steel and concrete about eight metres high.
# building - Sunday 31 March, 2013
The designs range from a proposed raised railway along the Liffey, to a railway terminus in Blacksod Bay, Co. Mayo to an unbuilt design for St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork.
# building - Monday 25 March, 2013
Speaking in Ashboure today, Phil Hogan said the issue was “yet another problem inherited from the previous government”.
# building - Monday 25 February, 2013
The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland said that recent trends in below cost tendering are unsustainable as companies continue to fail.
# building - Friday 15 February, 2013
Donegal was the only county which saw an increase in planning applications in 2012.
# building - Monday 4 February, 2013
Guess you’ve made it now, Rors…
# building - Sunday 27 January, 2013
The 12,000 sq ft ‘house’ would take around 18 months to build (and you might even be able to build it on the moon).
# building - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
Take a trip down memory lane…
# building - Thursday 3 January, 2013
The company announced today that it undertook 18 acquisition and investment initiatives in the second half of 2012.