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# construction - Monday 12 September, 2016

Dizzying timelapse shows clouds move beneath the world's tallest bridge High Way This post contains videos

Dizzying timelapse shows clouds move beneath the world's tallest bridge

The Beipanjiang Bridge soars 565 metres above the river below.

# construction - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

More than 2 million people are now working in Ireland, for the first time since 2009

There are 56,000 more people at work now than a year previously – a 2.9% rise, bringing total employment in the country to 2,014,900.

# construction - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Construction gets underway on Ireland's first village for people with dementia

The company behind the development said it will “change the face of dementia care in Ireland”.

# construction - Friday 22 July, 2016

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# construction - Friday 3 June, 2016

'Dublin's ugliest building' is going to be knocked down and turned into this

Both Hawkins House and Apollo House are coming down.

# construction - Friday 6 May, 2016

Luas red line user? Your usual stop might be closed off this summer

A temporary bus service will be in place due to Luas Cross City construction.

# construction - Thursday 28 April, 2016

The new national children's hospital is go... but not everyone is happy about it

Construction is set to begin this summer. The decision has been described as “a giant step forward for children’s healthcare in ireland”.

# construction - Friday 4 March, 2016

From Business ETC There are some VERY impressive office buildings under construction in Dublin right now… Office Space

There are some VERY impressive office buildings under construction in Dublin right now…

The 35 office buildings in development are enough to accommodate 30,000 workers. Yet office space is still at a premium in the city…

# construction - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

From Business ETC Women urged to apply for construction courses to help “critical” graduate shortage Gender Imbalance

Women urged to apply for construction courses to help “critical” graduate shortage

It is claimed that there will be a “substantial” lack of graduates in building-related sectors

# construction - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Nama is putting €1.9 billion into building in Dublin’s Docklands

And €5.6 billion into building loads of houses.

# construction - Monday 16 November, 2015

From Business ETC Why a two-year rent freeze could do a lot more harm than good Cold Comfort

Why a two-year rent freeze could do a lot more harm than good

The government’s rent-control measures were announced last week.

# construction - Thursday 12 November, 2015

From The42 There’s no money in sports stadia, says major contractor Fine Margins

There’s no money in sports stadia, says major contractor

But when you’re talking about a stadium worth close to a billion dollars, the small margins are a big chunk of change.

# construction - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland’s few male midwives

Dan Oakes worked as a project manager building skyscrapers. But when the bust came along, he decided to retrain as a midwife.

# construction - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Poll: Should Ireland’s cities go high-rise? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland’s cities go high-rise?

A huge development is planned for Dublin’s Docklands.

# construction - Monday 14 September, 2015

From Business ETC The single biggest engine room for Irish jobs is starting to fire up Back In Business

The single biggest engine room for Irish jobs is starting to fire up

Together these businesses account for half the private workforce.

# construction - Monday 24 August, 2015

Small Kildare village ‘isolated’ after collision damage to access bridge

A tractor struck the bridge recently causing the damage and because it is a protected structure it could be months before it is repaired.

# construction - Friday 21 August, 2015

From Business ETC Google begins construction of €150m data centre and brings 400 jobs with it Expansion

Google begins construction of €150m data centre and brings 400 jobs with it

The jobs will be created during the construction of the new two-storey building.

# construction - Monday 17 August, 2015

Ireland’s largest frozen ready meal supplier to hire 100 people

A further 100 people will be hired in construction to build the new food plant in north Dublin.

# construction - Monday 3 August, 2015

WATCH: At least 20 people injured after cranes collapse on to houses

The incident happened today in the Dutch town of Alphen aan den Rijn.

# construction - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

People from the north-west and farmers are Ireland’s worst tax offenders

A new report by the RTÉ Investigations Unit digs into the tax misdemeanours of the Irish public.

Dublin is ‘completely unprepared’ for another boom, apparently…

The government has hit back at Fianna Fáil’s criticism over ‘lack of investment’.

# construction - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

From Business ETC Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller Shoe Box

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller

Council planning proposals would see the minimum size reduced by almost 20%.

# construction - Monday 27 July, 2015

This is what is being done to allow Ireland to build more houses

A review into An Bord Pleanála’s is taking place and should be finished by the end of the year.

# construction - Sunday 12 July, 2015

This incredible glass house will be built into a cliff above the Aegean sea

The living quarters are topped with a skylight that turns out to be, in fact, the swimming pool.

# construction - Saturday 4 July, 2015

This robot can build a house in just two days

It could make bricklayers a thing of the past.

# construction - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From Business ETC The first Irish home builder to go public in 20 years has made a healthy debut Strong Foundations

The first Irish home builder to go public in 20 years has made a healthy debut

Cairn Homes listed on the London Stock Exchange today.

# construction - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Qatar isn’t happy about claims of thousands dying on World Cup construction sites

The Washington Post estimated that as many as 4,000 workers will die by 2020.

# construction - Thursday 14 May, 2015

This week’s vital property news: Tough times for tenants but a construction on the up Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: Tough times for tenants but a construction on the up

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# construction - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Going up: The construction industry is on a winning streak right now

The Ulster Bank’s new figures have shown growth in the construction industry continued in April.

# construction - Friday 1 May, 2015

Why can’t government ministers go cold turkey on home ownership?

The country, along with potential house buyers, is being held to ransom.

# construction - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

From Business ETC He’s back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger Celtic Phoenix

He’s back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger

One of Ireland’s most well-known property developers has exited Nama.

The government has a grand plan for unemployed construction workers…

They’re going to blitz construction companies with information about their employment services, like Jobbridge. And, erm, that’s about it really.

# construction - Monday 9 March, 2015

From Business ETC New home building across Ireland has pulled into the slow lane Bricks-and-mortar

New home building across Ireland has pulled into the slow lane

But land values are predicted to rise, which could mean more property eventually on the market.

# construction - Monday 2 March, 2015

Houses ‘crumbling around families’ because of defective bricks

The homeowners in Donegal want redress.

From Business ETC Up. Up. Down… Housing construction surged, then slowed to a trickle late last year Getting Boomier

Up. Up. Down… Housing construction surged, then slowed to a trickle late last year

We’re in for a “turbulent” year in the home construction sector in 2015, it’s being predicted.

# construction - Monday 9 February, 2015

It’s taken a long time, but the construction industry is doing ok (especially on commercial projects)

The rate of growth in commercial activity remained sharp, despite easing for the third month running.

# construction - Monday 2 February, 2015

2015 off to a strong start for new companies, and it could ‘beat all predictions’

There’s already a 22.5% increase in the number of new companies this year.

# construction - Monday 8 December, 2014

Construction work was on the up again last month (and firms are hiring)

Some firms hired new staff to prepare for further growth in work.

# construction - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Nama has a €150 million plan for Boland’s Mill

Well, they funded the planning of a plan.

# construction - Monday 1 December, 2014

From Business ETC This is how many new homes are being built this year (and importantly, where they are) Sprawl
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