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#Construction Industry Federation

# construction-industry-federation - Friday 22 May, 2020

CIF director 'misspoke' about possible 40% increase in cost of National Children's Hospital

Tom Parlon made the claim on Tuesday to the Oireachtas Special Committee on Covid-19 Response.

# construction-industry-federation - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Cost of building Children's Hospital could rise by 40%, special Covid-19 committee hears

Labour TD Duncan Smith said such an increase would be “astronomical”.

# construction-industry-federation - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Spiralling costs, scarce materials and penalties: How Brexit could impact the housing crisis

Increased costs and problems securing staff could hinder the industry’s response.

# construction-industry-federation - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Here are the country's highest-earning construction firms

Construction Industry Federation member companies collectively raked in almost €7 billion last year.

# construction-industry-federation - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Irish homeowners have spent €1.7 billion via renovation scheme

It might be the Dermot Bannon effect.

# construction-industry-federation - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Claims about bogus self-employment in construction 'grossly exaggerated'

The construction industry’s representative body did acknowledge a reluctance in contractors to directly employ workers and said the government needs to make this more attractive.

# construction-industry-federation - Monday 5 June, 2017

Irish builders may soon be forced to join a register to prove they're competent

The move is aimed at restoring trust in the construction sector after the recession.

# construction-industry-federation - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Is 'Part V' a boom-time housing tax, or the answer to social housing waiting lists?

This sector of the Planning and Development requires developers to set aside a set percentage

# construction-industry-federation - Monday 4 February, 2013

Fewer than 8,500 houses built in Ireland last year

Here is the table to show you how many houses were built in your county last year.

# construction-industry-federation - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Up to €50m in bank loans and levies to pay for repair of pyrite homes

Environment Minister Phil Hogan has announced the setting up of the Pyrite Resolution Board which will aim to give thousands of homeowners by the issue a long-awaited resolution.

# construction-industry-federation - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Construction group calls for passing of law to avoid further Kilfinane school incidents

The legislation, which has already been introducted, would ensure construction employees receive proper and swift payment for work.

# construction-industry-federation - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Committee set up to deal with 'ghost estates' in Ireland

The latest figures show that there are over 23,000 complete and vacant dwellings in Ireland with nearly 10,000 near completion.

# construction-industry-federation - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

Builders' federation says Budget must prioritise jobs

Contain your shock.