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# contractors - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Contractor BAM takes High Court action against National Children's Hospital board
# Construction
# Construction

Contractor BAM takes High Court action against National Children's Hospital board

Apr 8th 2021, 10:19 PM 35,658 Views 0 Comments

BAM is the primary contractor building the new children’s hospital in Dublin.

# contractors - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Sammon liquidation: Schools say they're still optimistic they can open their doors in September
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

Sammon liquidation: Schools say they're still optimistic they can open their doors in September

Jun 7th 2018, 12:05 AM 12,254 Views 11 Comments

On Tuesday, Sammon Contracting Ireland Limited was placed into liquidation.

# contractors - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

'We're exhausted': Schools and contractors fearful and confused over Sammon examinership
# Sammon
# Sammon

'We're exhausted': Schools and contractors fearful and confused over Sammon examinership

Apr 10th 2018, 12:05 AM 21,027 Views 20 Comments

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

# contractors - Sunday 28 January, 2018

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 16,405 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.

# contractors - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Outsourced Central Bank staff paid an average daily rate of €551
# Contractors
# Contractors

Outsourced Central Bank staff paid an average daily rate of €551

Jan 8th 2017, 9:30 AM 28,732 Views 62 Comments

The Finance Minister said individual daily rates could not be disclosed for commercial reasons.

# contractors - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Irish Water rubbishes claims water metering has stopped in Dublin
# Contractors
# Contractors

Irish Water rubbishes claims water metering has stopped in Dublin

Feb 17th 2015, 5:35 PM 16,832 Views 119 Comments

The claims came from a Sinn Fein TD.

# contractors - Monday 1 December, 2014

Who keeps the scrap metal money from water meter installation?
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Who keeps the scrap metal money from water meter installation?

Dec 1st 2014, 7:00 AM 16,278 Views 98 Comments

With a plan to install 400,000 meters by the end of the year, it could add up to a pretty penny…

# contractors - Friday 13 June, 2014

Self-employed contractors are underpaying millions in tax
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Self-employed contractors are underpaying millions in tax

Jun 13th 2014, 1:45 PM 19,244 Views 68 Comments

Audits carried out in the last year showed that the Revenue was underpaid to the tune of €9.3 million.

# contractors - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Wheelchair-user hospitalised after incident at water meter protest in Raheny
# Dublin
# Dublin

Wheelchair-user hospitalised after incident at water meter protest in Raheny

Jun 12th 2014, 10:40 PM 48,977 Views 302 Comments

Gardaí were called in to support Irish Water contractors, as they carried out work that the semi-state says was requested by local residents.

# contractors - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Irish Water workers told to use toilets at petrol stations, claims union
# Conditions
# Conditions

Irish Water workers told to use toilets at petrol stations, claims union

Mar 4th 2014, 7:56 AM 18,662 Views 75 Comments

SIPTU says some of the main contractors installing water meters are not honouring agreements made about pay and benefits for workers.

# contractors - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Irish Water will spend nearly €86 million on consultants, contractors and legal advice
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Irish Water will spend nearly €86 million on consultants, contractors and legal advice

Jan 14th 2014, 10:51 PM 17,145 Views 100 Comments

The new utility company’s submission to the Oireachtas Environment Committee outlines how up to €180 million will be spent to establish it.

# contractors - Saturday 24 November, 2012

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

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

Nov 24th 2012, 7:45 AM 4,621 Views 13 Comments

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

# contractors - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Parents blockade Limerick school after builders remove fittings
# Limerick
# Limerick

Parents blockade Limerick school after builders remove fittings

Nov 22nd 2012, 5:13 PM 21,479 Views 110 Comments

A dispute over payment has seen some subcontractors attempt to remove fittings they installed in the new national school in Kilfinane earlier this year.

# contractors - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Bord Gais rejects "anti-competitive" complaint
# Bord Gais
# Bord Gais

Bord Gais rejects "anti-competitive" complaint

Mar 8th 2012, 3:48 PM 2,392 Views 8 Comments

The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors of Ireland is protesting against what it terms Bord Gais’s “anti competitive and unfair” pricing policies.

# contractors - Friday 6 January, 2012

Cleaners in Castlebar hospital to commence industrial action
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Cleaners in Castlebar hospital to commence industrial action

Jan 6th 2012, 1:31 PM 1,664 Views 2 Comments

The SIPTU workers said they will serve notice of industrial action in response to the HSE’s decision to outsource staff.