Construction News https://www.constructionireland.ie Glenfarne Wood Project Finds New Life Online https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272323/glenfarne-wood-project-finds-new-life-online https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272323/glenfarne-wood-project-finds-new-life-online Plans to develop Glenfarne Wood in County Leitrim are moving forward with a series of remote and online discussions. Led by Leitrim County Council and Coillte, the study project for the site aims to Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT South Belfast Route To Close For Improvements https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272279/south-belfast-route-to-close-for-improvements https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272279/south-belfast-route-to-close-for-improvements A key route in south Belfast is set to undergo improvement works next week. The Department for Infrastructure is investing £170,000 to improve the Upper Knockbreda Road from Belvoir Road to Upper Ga Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Simpson Strong-Tie Unveils Premium Fasteners Range https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272325/simpson-strong-tie-unveils-premium-fasteners-range https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272325/simpson-strong-tie-unveils-premium-fasteners-range Simpson Strong-Tie has launched a new range of Premium Fasteners. The company%apos;s latest products feature superior strength nails and screws to cover almost every application and are showcased in the Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Protections Introduced For People Living In Emergency Accommodation https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272319/protections-introduced-for-people-living-in-emergency-accommodation https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272319/protections-introduced-for-people-living-in-emergency-accommodation Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy and the Dublin Region Homeless Executive have joined forces to introduce a number of protective measures for those living in emergency accommodation. The new measures Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Further Action Needed To Support Renters https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272311/further-action-needed-to-support-renters https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272311/further-action-needed-to-support-renters A plea has been made to the Irish government to provide support for renters as Covid-19 continues to spread across the nation. Sinn Féin representative Eoin Ó Broin has called for the immediate intr Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Farrans To Take Forward Antrim Water Upgrades https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272281/farrans-to-take-forward-antrim-water-upgrades https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272281/farrans-to-take-forward-antrim-water-upgrades A programme of water supply infrastructure upgrades is to get underway under the control of contractor Farrans. The firm has been selected by NI Water to lead upgrades throughout Ballyclare, Doagh, Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Roadworks Confirmed Near Portglenone https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272315/roadworks-confirmed-near-portglenone https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272315/roadworks-confirmed-near-portglenone A programme of roadworks has been announced near the County Antrim village of Portglenone. Townhill Road, situated north of the village, will be subject to a £370,000 improvement scheme, starting on Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Warning Issued Over Sewer Blockages https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272324/warning-issued-over-sewer-blockages https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272324/warning-issued-over-sewer-blockages NI Water customers have been urged to follow guidelines to help keep the sewer network clean. Members of the public have been warned to only flush toilet roll, as people are buying and using more we Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT £4.9m Water Mains Improvements Progress In Newry https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272222/4-9m-water-mains-improvements-progress-in-newry https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272222/4-9m-water-mains-improvements-progress-in-newry Work is moving forward to improve the water supply infrastructure across the Newry, Mourne and Down Council area. Approximately £4.9 million is being invested to upgrade 47km of watermains in Newry, Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT Residential Tenancies Act Set For Amendments https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272224/residential-tenancies-act-set-for-amendments https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/272224/residential-tenancies-act-set-for-amendments Renters across the country impacted by the coronavirus epidemic are set to be further protected with newly amended legislation. The government is launching an amended Residential Tenancies Act 2004- Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 GMT