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#Building

# building - This year 2022

Men found in shallow grave under Cork pub met a violent death centuries ago, say archaeologists
# Discovery
# Discovery

Men found in shallow grave under Cork pub met a violent death centuries ago, say archaeologists

Jun 12th 2022, 4:30 PM 41,830 Views 13 Comments

Skeletal remains found on the site of Nancy Spain’s pub in Cork have been determined to date back to as early as 1447.

Fewer new homes recorded in 2021 but increase in construction by end of year
# Building
# Building

Fewer new homes recorded in 2021 but increase in construction by end of year

Jan 18th 2022, 6:30 AM 12,202 Views 18 Comments

16.5% more dwellings were under construction in the final quarter of 2021 compared to the same period in 2020.

# building - Last year 2021

€235m north Dublin build-to-rent apartment scheme given green light by An Bord Pleanála
# Charlestown
# Charlestown

€235m north Dublin build-to-rent apartment scheme given green light by An Bord Pleanála

Sep 20th 2021, 10:20 PM 50,201 Views 55 Comments

In a separate case, ABP also granted planning for 114 build-to-rent apartments in Dublin 16.

An Bord Pleanála ruling clears way for €48m UCD building inspired by the Giant's Causeway
# Development
# Development

An Bord Pleanála ruling clears way for €48m UCD building inspired by the Giant's Causeway

Apr 6th 2021, 10:30 PM 50,838 Views 55 Comments

The ruling clears the way for a €180m development of facilities at University College Dublin.

Phased return of construction from 12 April criticised as 'economic and societal own goal'
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Phased return of construction from 12 April criticised as 'economic and societal own goal'

Mar 30th 2021, 9:06 PM 39,152 Views 15 Comments

The Taoiseach said that the resumption of house builds from 12 April includes home refurbishments.

# building - All time

The Ulster depth chart: Madigan and Mathewson add experience
# Building
From The42
# Building

The Ulster depth chart: Madigan and Mathewson add experience

Jul 29th 2020, 9:50 PM 32,630 Views 14 Comments

Dan McFarland has some exciting young players in his squad.

Dublin construction site closes after over 20 workers test positive for coronavirus
# Covid19
# Covid19

Dublin construction site closes after over 20 workers test positive for coronavirus

Updated Jul 20th 2020, 6:20 PM 124,421 Views 105 Comments

The construction company said further tests are being arranged.

United boss Solskjaer sets 'realistic' transfer targets in bid to launch title tilt
# Building
From The42
# Building

United boss Solskjaer sets 'realistic' transfer targets in bid to launch title tilt

Jul 8th 2020, 11:09 PM 8,776 Views 14 Comments

The Norwegian is pitching sensible targets to Ed Woodward – and hopes Paul Pogba will sign a new deal.

BAM 'welcomes' legal action taken against it by board of National Children's Hospital
# High Court
# High Court

BAM 'welcomes' legal action taken against it by board of National Children's Hospital

Apr 2nd 2020, 10:15 PM 57,709 Views 64 Comments

The dispute relates around the validity of a contract to commence Phase B of construction of the Children’s Hospital without a design.

Construction work ceases at National Children's Hospital site
# Construction
# Construction

Construction work ceases at National Children's Hospital site

Mar 31st 2020, 6:31 PM 27,557 Views 18 Comments

The contractors had been criticised for continuing construction at the site after new government guidelines.

Twickenham visit looms for Farrell's Ireland after strong Six Nations start
# Momentum
From The42
# Momentum

Twickenham visit looms for Farrell's Ireland after strong Six Nations start

Feb 10th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,521 Views 31 Comments

‘We want to keep the pressure on,’ said the Ireland boss after the win over Wales.

Council warns National Children's Hospital contractor about working hour breaches on site
# Complaints
# Complaints

Council warns National Children's Hospital contractor about working hour breaches on site

Nov 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 29,849 Views 0 Comments

One local councillor says local residents feel “under siege” from the constant construction work near their homes.

Building firm caught up in school structural defects controversy wins contract to build new hospital block
# Wbs
# Wbs

Building firm caught up in school structural defects controversy wins contract to build new hospital block

Updated Aug 19th 2019, 6:00 PM 46,032 Views 27 Comments

A total of 42 schools built by WBS were inspected over concerns about structural problems.

Who's playing who in the build-up to the World Cup in Japan?
# Prep
From The42
# Prep

Who's playing who in the build-up to the World Cup in Japan?

Jul 25th 2019, 3:30 PM 10,863 Views 12 Comments

Eight busy weeks lie ahead before the action gets underway at the World Cup.

Poll: Should Dublin go high-rise?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Dublin go high-rise?

Jul 4th 2019, 9:30 AM 31,294 Views 93 Comments

Is it possible, and if so, is the right thing to do?

Construction has started on the building frame of the National Children's Hospital
# Progress Update
# Progress Update

Construction has started on the building frame of the National Children's Hospital

Jun 12th 2019, 6:10 AM 16,391 Views 34 Comments

The hospital board will appear before an Oireachtas committee today.

OPW raised concerns over impact planned apartments in Glasnevin will have on Botanic Gardens
# Dublin 9
# Dublin 9

OPW raised concerns over impact planned apartments in Glasnevin will have on Botanic Gardens

May 8th 2019, 6:30 AM 13,522 Views 9 Comments

The OPW brought up issues with the scale of the proposed development at the site of a former car dealership on Glasnevin Hill.

'A kick in the teeth for the community': Another 235 student beds approved for The Liberties
# Student Accommodation
# Student Accommodation

'A kick in the teeth for the community': Another 235 student beds approved for The Liberties

Apr 19th 2019, 6:05 AM 35,565 Views 45 Comments

The new beds will be operated by Global Student Accommodation.

Construction costs to rise further as Dublin one of most expensive cities to build in the world
# Report
# Report

Construction costs to rise further as Dublin one of most expensive cities to build in the world

Apr 11th 2019, 6:20 AM 16,141 Views 21 Comments

It is the third most expensive in Europe behind London and Zurich.

Locals concerned over plans to build 299 apartments in blocks of up to 9 storeys in Glasnevin
# Daneswell Place
# Daneswell Place

Locals concerned over plans to build 299 apartments in blocks of up to 9 storeys in Glasnevin

Mar 30th 2019, 2:15 PM 38,580 Views 89 Comments

A Strategic Housing Development application was lodged earlier this month by property developer Scanron Limited.

New State lender to give cash to small developers to build homes for first-time buyers
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

New State lender to give cash to small developers to build homes for first-time buyers

Jan 28th 2019, 1:33 PM 19,584 Views 54 Comments

The new state lender aims to deliver 7,500 homes within five years.

Here's what the new Clerys Quarter will look like
# CLERYS CLOCK
# CLERYS CLOCK

Here's what the new Clerys Quarter will look like

Jan 25th 2019, 3:38 PM 52,441 Views 21 Comments

Office space, shops and a hotel will be built on the site of the iconic former department store.

'This isn't acceptable': Government delivers less than half of planned social housing in first 9 months of the year
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

'This isn't acceptable': Government delivers less than half of planned social housing in first 9 months of the year

Dec 12th 2018, 1:24 PM 15,405 Views 71 Comments

Eoghan Murphy has been criticised over the delivery.

'We work, we pay tax': 'Hidden homeless' family protest against sale of Nama site
# Sandyford
# Sandyford

'We work, we pay tax': 'Hidden homeless' family protest against sale of Nama site

Nov 8th 2018, 12:05 AM 38,223 Views 59 Comments

The site already has planning permission for more than 450 apartments.

Firefighters tackle huge blaze overnight at Liverpool's iconic Littlewoods building
# Merseyside
# Merseyside

Firefighters tackle huge blaze overnight at Liverpool's iconic Littlewoods building

Sep 3rd 2018, 10:54 AM 20,318 Views 22 Comments

Crew remain at the scene tackling hot spots this morning.

The last waterfront site in Dublin's docklands is up for sale for €120 million
# North Wall
# North Wall

The last waterfront site in Dublin's docklands is up for sale for €120 million

Jul 31st 2018, 6:10 AM 20,452 Views 37 Comments

But the local community isn’t overly impressed.

A major German boutique hotel chain's first Irish venue has been cleared for north Dublin
# Motel One
# Motel One

A major German boutique hotel chain's first Irish venue has been cleared for north Dublin

Jul 8th 2018, 6:30 AM 41,379 Views 25 Comments

The nine-storey Abbey Street development will operate under the Motel One brand.

This is Ireland's favourite building
# Dublin
# Dublin

This is Ireland's favourite building

Jun 8th 2018, 10:21 AM 42,009 Views 24 Comments

The shortlist for the public choice award included 31 entries around the island of Ireland and one in India.

From Dublin Port to the 'Medieval Mile': People are being asked to vote for Ireland's favourite building
# Best Buildings
# Best Buildings

From Dublin Port to the 'Medieval Mile': People are being asked to vote for Ireland's favourite building

May 20th 2018, 8:00 PM 16,458 Views 11 Comments

The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland wants your opinion.

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris
# Wooden It Be Nice
# Wooden It Be Nice

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris

Apr 21st 2018, 4:00 PM 19,248 Views 16 Comments

The mixed-use development will be built using a timber frame.

Minister: 'To solve the housing crisis, we need to build thousands of affordable apartments'
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Minister: 'To solve the housing crisis, we need to build thousands of affordable apartments'

Apr 12th 2018, 6:15 AM 25,122 Views 88 Comments

Minister Eoghan Murphy has claimed the cost of building apartments has dropped by as much as 15%.

Collapse of Carillion pushes building contractor Sammon into examinership
# High Court
# High Court

Collapse of Carillion pushes building contractor Sammon into examinership

Apr 5th 2018, 5:00 PM 26,193 Views 0 Comments

Carillion went bust in early January, as a result of debts of over £1.5 billion.

How will Ireland 2040 be delivered? For starters, we need more brickies, tilers and plasterers
# Construction
# Construction

How will Ireland 2040 be delivered? For starters, we need more brickies, tilers and plasterers

Feb 24th 2018, 10:30 AM 15,236 Views 66 Comments

Ireland 2040 has big plans – but will we have enough construction workers to deliver government pledges.

UK watchdog to investigate KPMG audits of collapsed building firm
# Collapse
# Collapse

UK watchdog to investigate KPMG audits of collapsed building firm

Jan 29th 2018, 2:26 PM 12,238 Views 20 Comments

Carillion went bust earlier this month.

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

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

Jan 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 16,449 Views 12 Comments

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.

'They know the gun is to the head': Vexatious objectors are delaying the construction of new homes
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'They know the gun is to the head': Vexatious objectors are delaying the construction of new homes

Jan 27th 2018, 6:00 AM 13,606 Views 45 Comments

The head of the Construction Federation of Ireland said developers are paying objectors up to €10,000 to make their objections go away.

Those who bought houses with major defects 'should get a redress scheme'
# Cracks
# Cracks

Those who bought houses with major defects 'should get a redress scheme'

Jan 24th 2018, 11:03 AM 15,544 Views 49 Comments

The scheme would focus on homes built between 2002 and 2008 in particular.

Minister 'confident' school building projects not in jeopardy after construction firm collapse
# Gone Bust
# Gone Bust

Minister 'confident' school building projects not in jeopardy after construction firm collapse

Jan 15th 2018, 2:30 PM 45,836 Views 95 Comments

The Department of Education said school buildings in question are approximately 90% complete.

Dublin City Council 'super depot' gets the green light
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Dublin City Council 'super depot' gets the green light

Jan 11th 2018, 2:05 PM 18,219 Views 27 Comments

The €27 million plan will be built in Ballymun.

Back booming: Almost 3,000 building apprentices predicted for this year
# Brick By Brick
# Brick By Brick

Back booming: Almost 3,000 building apprentices predicted for this year

Nov 5th 2017, 6:30 AM 14,590 Views 22 Comments

There were 650 construction apprenticeships in 2010 – that rose to 2,271 last year.

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