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Posted March 12, 2018

Construction sector continues strong start to the year

The Irish construction sector’s strong start to the year continues, with the latest Ulster Bank construction purchasing managers’ index (PMI) showing a sharp increase in activity and new orders, and a faster pace of job creation. The sector is benefiting from a…
Posted March 8, 2018

Considering a move home in 2018?

With the recent announcement by the Government of the ten year public capital programme and National Planning Framework there has been plenty of commentary calling it a game changer for the construction industry in Ireland. Most will be aware of…
Posted March 1, 2018

€25m to be invested in new pharma facility in Dublin

Japanese pharmaceutical group Takeda will create up to 70 new jobs as it invests €25 million in the construction of a new pharma facility at Grange Castle in Dublin. The company plans to expand its existing footprint while also constructing a “modular cell therapy…
Posted February 12, 2018

Confidence builds in Construction Sector

The construction sector here made a strong start to the year, posting faster increases in activity, new orders and employment, as well as seeing confidence improve again. But input costs rose to their highest extent in 11 years. That’s according…