Tuesday, 19 September 2017

 Linking to May/June 2017

Top Construction Companies 2017
The industry’s leading performers and the strategies driving their businesses

Global Economy Trends
Geopolitical Uncertainty the big worry for Global economy

Planning Insight
“Business as Usual No Longer an Option,” IPI


LATEST MARKET TRENDS  How is the industry performing accross the main sectors?

HOUSING BOOST  Innovative funding scheme sees €60m in construction loans to build houses

FIRE ALARM  Could a Grenfell Tower tragedy happen here?

March/April 2017

Modular Construction                             Rapid build is getting its house in order

Passive Housing  When things get too hot!

Virtual Creations The power of BIM across the construction process

January/February 2017

The future is bright and in our hands
20% growth in value of output expected in 2017

Capital Funding Boost
EIB pumps €850m into Ireland in 2016

Commercial property insight
Fundamentals remain compelling despite uncertainty

November/December 2016

Trump Towers
What are the prospects for Ireland
following Donald Trump’s Victory?

Dublin Landings Unveiled
Ballymore’s plans to transform
Dublin’s Docklands

Limerick Boost
Massive investment drive a boost
to regional city

May/June 2016

House Building
The real costs of building houses has been revealed

Legal Opinion
Why you can't ignore the Buiding Control (Amendment) Regs

Leadership Interview
Industry Captains talk opportunities and leadership styles

CIRI - a view from the ground

You will no doubt have read in the last issue that the Government has moved to draft the General Scheme of the Building Control (CIRI) Bill 2017

KCC winner at the Schueco Excellence Awards

The Schueco Excellence Awards for design and innovation have become an annual event firmly established in the industry’s calendar.

 Linking to CIRI to get legal teeth!

At a time when there has been some concern voiced by the industry about the benefits of  signing up to the Construction Industry Register Ireland (CIRI), the Government has moved to bring clarity to the issue and to make competent builders register a legal requirement for work.

Long awaited Mediation Bill finally published

The Mediation Bill 2017 obliges parties to a dispute to seriously consider mediation as a route to resolution, writes leading law firm William Fry.

Industry voices wish-list for Budget

We focus in on some of the key points made within the comprehensive Pre-Budget Submission document.

August sees rise in output following decline in July

The release of August data from the Ulster Bank Northern Ireland PMI® -  the latest report produced for Ulster Bank by Markit – pointed to a rise in activity following the previous month’s decline.

State of the Nation - Property

Property Industry Ireland (PII) has launched the latest edition of Property Watch.

Bamboozled by BIM terminology?

Many people embarking on a BIM project for the first time, find the new terminology, number of acronyms, and amount of documents required, quite daunting, confusing and seemingly overly complicated.

National housing turnover rate down from last year

The national average housing turnover rate between July 2015 and June 2016 was 2.1%, according to the GeoView report.

Cross industry action to tackle modern slavery

Greater industry collaboration is needed to eradicate unfair labour practices and clients.

Dublin has office capacity to welcome additional occupiers

According to Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL),  we are entering a very sensitive period for global markets.

 Linking to Building Information Modelling: An Overview of the process from an Irish Construction Project Management perspective


An Overview of the process from an Irish Construction Project Management perspective

Article written by Paul Stewart