This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 9 °C Thursday 20 February, 2020

#Building standards

# building-standards - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Leo Varadkar's government has suffered its first Dáil defeat - on new building standards

It’s not the first time the government has lost a vote, but it is the first since Varadkar became Taoiseach.

# building-standards - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

With a housing crisis and fierce competition for investment, it's time to consider high-rises

Ibec’s Aidan Sweeney argues that lowering our building heights will make it harder for us to increase our housing supply.

# building-standards - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Construction company hit with €250,000 fine for safety breach that killed two

Patrick Gaffney and Sean Mulleady were struck by a 25 tonne section of masonry block wall.

# building-standards - Saturday 2 June, 2012

ULA to force Dáil vote on making government responsible for Priory Hall repairs

A motion will be discussed on Wednesday and Thursday forcing the government to undertake the remedial works.