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# building-standards - Thursday 22 June, 2017

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

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

Jun 22nd 2017, 4:31 PM 48,153 Views 32 Comments

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
# Reaching Up
# Reaching Up

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

Aug 23rd 2016, 7:00 AM 133 Views 53 Comments

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
# Building Standards
# Building Standards

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

Jul 14th 2016, 7:01 PM 24,079 Views 12 Comments

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
# Building Standards
# Building Standards

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

Jun 2nd 2012, 1:23 PM 2,984 Views 43 Comments

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