Sonas News

Posted May 21, 2019

Intel gets green light for $4bn development at Leixlip

Kildare Co Council has given the green light to Intel for its planned $4 billion (€3.53 billion) manufacturing fabrication (FAB) facility in Leixlip. There were a small number of objections, including one from local farmer Thomas Reid, who has opposed expansions of the…
Posted May 16, 2019

Growth in Irish construction quickens

April saw further expansion in Irish construction activity, according to the latest Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI). The index, which is designed to track changes in total construction activity, rose to 56.6 in April from the March figure…
Posted April 12, 2019

DCU planning 1,240-bed student housing scheme

Dublin City University is planning a significant new student accommodation building, with 1,240 bedspaces. It comes amid a surge in the number of such facilities being built around the capital. The university is planning to build its new student accommodation…