Author: Denise Maguire, Editor

Jan/Feb 2020

IN THIS ISSUE Extensions and Refurbishments Shaking things up  – Stephen Oppermann on transforming the traditional world of banking design

Nov/Dec 2019

IN THIS ISSUE Workspace/Commercial – All in a days work Parc Life – Peter Gamble from Holder Mathias on Ireland’s first Center Parcs

KILSARAN WEBINAR – PRACTICALITIES OF CONCRETE AND SPECIFICATION

KILSARAN WEBINAR – PRACTICALITIES OF CONCRETE AND SPECIFICATION This webinar is for users with a Zoom account. New to Zoom? Sign up free. Topic – Practicalities of Concrete and Specification Description – Kilsaran’s Group Technical Manager Keith Goodwin will present this online CPD as part of the companies Connect Series. …

FORBES ‘30 UNDER 30 EUROPE’ RECOGNISES TWO UCD GRADUATES

Two University College Dublin graduates are featured in this year’s Forbes ‘30 Under 30 Europe’ listings. Twins Conor and Ronan Burke, who both studied at the UCD School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, were recognised in the publication’s ‘Technology’ section for their company Inscribe. Founded in 2017 by …

WORK STOPS ON BUILDING SITES

Construction work that is not essential to the Covid-19 pandemic will end until 12 April under new measures. The move follows the introduction by the government of new restrictions to counteract the spread of the virus. In a statement the Director General of the CIF, Tom Parlon, said …

SAINT-GOBAIN ANNOUNCES 2020 BUILD BETTER ROADSHOW SCHEDULE

Along with brands Gyproc, Isover and Weber, Saint-Gobain has announced the schedule for its 2020 Build Better Roadshows which will commence in Sligo on March 12, 2020. Following the success of the 2019 Build Better Roadshow, which attracted 667 construction professionals, Saint-Gobain has announced that the 2020 Build …

NEW APPOINTMENTS AT IAF

The Irish Architecture Foundation has announced Dominic Stevens and Michael Goan as newly appointed Directors to the Board of the IAF. Michael is a registered architect and a director of GOKU. A graduate of DIT, he has also received an MSc in Advanced Environmental and Energy Studies from …

NEOLITH® LAUNCHES CALACATTA LUXE

Neolith®, a market-leading brand of Sintered Stone, starts the decade with the launch of Calacatta Luxe, a new surface available worldwide for all interior and exterior applications. Building on Neolith’s popular Calacatta slabs, which are inspired by world famous Italian Carrara Marble, Calacatta Luxe takes the pattern to …