Sod is turned on ‘pivotal’ new wastewater project

24 Apr , 2023  

A sod turning to signal the start of construction on one of the largest capital investment projects to date by Uisce Éireann took place in Athlone, on the banks of the River Shannon.  The €114 landmark project to upgrade the town’s wastewater collection system is pivotal to meet the growing needs of homes and businesses […]


M&G adds to social housing supply in Dublin with acquisition of new development

20 Apr , 2023  

M&G Real Estate, part of M&G plc’s £76.7 billion Private & Alternative Assets business, has acquired 67 social housing apartments in Blackrock, Dublin, for €31.3 million. The deal, which was made by the M&G European Secured Property Income Fund (the Fund), increases exposure to the residential sector and offers investors long dated, inflation-linked cash flows secured by local […]


SETU launches MSc in Building Regulatory Compliance to ensure safe and sustainable buildings into the future

20 Apr , 2023  

Industry leaders and representative organisations joined South East Technological University (SETU) faculty to officially launch the Master of Science in Building Regulatory Compliance, a programme focusing on how regulations and standards affect a positive, healthy and safe environment where peoples’ best interests are at heart. The Building Regulatory Compliance Masters programme is designed to meet […]


Scott Tallon Walker Announces New Executive Chairman and Managing Director

19 Apr , 2023  

Scott Tallon Walker Architects (STW), a leading architecture and urban design company with offices in Ireland and the UK, announces the appointment of Michael Tallon as Executive Chairman of its Board of Directors. Michael will be succeeded as Managing Director by Ronan Phelan. Both appointments are effective 14 April 2023. Michael Tallon, who has served as […]


Turner & Townsend appoints new Ireland Managing Director

18 Apr , 2023  

Turner & Townsend has appointed Philip Matthews as Managing Director of its Ireland operations from 1 May, as it continues its strong growth across the country. After seven years with the business, Philip takes the baton from outgoing Managing Director, Mark Kelly, who retires at the end of April. During Mark’s leadership, he has overseen […]


1747 Charter School brought back to life as family home

13 Apr , 2023  

Silversprings House, a 1747 Charter School in Co Tipperary has been spectacularly brought back to life through intricate design and a commitment to preserving history. An art lover purchased the derelict run-down property with the hope of bringing the historic house, coach houses and stables back to their former glory through a blend of restoring unique […]


Uisce Éireann’s new National Laboratory in Limerick to be centre of excellence for water testing

30 Mar , 2023  

Uisce Éireann’s commitment to establish a world class facility for water analysis took a significant step forward as Minister of State Kieran O’Donnell turned the sod on the new €60m National Laboratory project in Limerick City. Through the Scientific and Technical Services Programme, Uisce Éireann is developing a national, accredited facility to further develop the […]


IMMA announces winning design for The Matheson Creativity Hub in memory of Tim Scanlon

28 Mar , 2023  

IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) and Matheson, are pleased to announce Studio Makkink & Bey as the winning practice for the creation of a new community space in the heart of the Museum, titled the Matheson Creativity Hub in Memory of Tim Scanlon, revealed at a gathering at the Museum on Monday evening (27 March, 2023). Studio Makkink & Bey was […]


Ecocem appoints Jennifer Dolan as Head of People and Culture

27 Mar , 2023  

Ecocem, Europe’s leading provider of low carbon solutions for the cement and construction industries, has today announced the appointment of Jennifer Dolan as Head of People and Culture. In this role, her responsibilities will include oversight of the company’s people strategy and objectives, and evolving Ecocem’s workplace ethos and culture to support the business’ ambitious […]


Thermodial Management Team completes 100% MBO

22 Mar , 2023  

The management team of Thermodial has completed the 100% buyout of the company with the goal of increasing turnover by 30% to €13 million and growing employee numbers to over 100 people by 2026.  Permanent TSB is the primary funder of the MBO. The first phase of the MBO, for 55% of the company, was […]