Sonas News

Posted November 13, 2018

Construction to begin on mammoth Carrigaline school campus

A 1,000 pupil, €20m education campus in Carrigaline will begin construction in January. The Cork Education Training Board (ETB) anticipate that construction will take 21 months to complete, meaning the project could be delivered before the end of 2020. The Carrigaline…
Posted October 26, 2018

€31.5m wind farm for Kerry

Europe’s largest renewable energy company Statkraft is to begin construction on a €31.5m wind farm project in the south-west. The 23.1 megawatt Kilathmoy wind farm will be located on the Kerry-Limerick border and will be Statkraft’s first wind farm project…
Posted October 25, 2018

Dublin crane count at 89 on October 1st

There were 89 cranes visible over the centre of Dublin on October 1st from the seventh floor of The Irish Times building on Tara Street. This is down four (or 4 per cent) on September’s total of 93 – the highest score…
Posted October 10, 2018

€470m extra allocated to housing

The Minister for Finance has announced a €2.3bn allocation for housing programmes in 2019. Paschal Donohoe said it represented an increase of €470m, or 26%, on this year. €1.25bn will be allocated to the delivery of 10,000 new social housing…