Construction News https://www.constructionireland.ie Historic Dublin Social Housing Scheme Restored https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293968/historic-dublin-social-housing-scheme-restored https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293968/historic-dublin-social-housing-scheme-restored A host of 22 new social homes have opened in Dublin city centre following a key restoration project. One of Ireland%apos;s first social housing schemes built in the 1880%apos;s, the historic Ellis Court devel Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT CITB NI Launches SkillBuild NI 2023 Competition https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293987/citb-ni-launches-skillbuild-ni-2023-competition https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293987/citb-ni-launches-skillbuild-ni-2023-competition The annual search for Northern Ireland%apos;s leading apprentices has got underway as part of Northern Ireland Apprenticeship Week (NIAW) 2023. CITB NI has partnered with North West Regional College (NWRC Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT AG Raises Over £10k For Official 2022 Charity Partner https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293971/ag-raises-over-10k-for-official-2022-charity-partner https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293971/ag-raises-over-10k-for-official-2022-charity-partner Northern Ireland contractor AG Paving and Building Products has raised over £10,000 for its official 2022 charity partner. Staff and customers fundraised for Macmillan Cancer Support throughout the y Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT Project Explores Way To Future-Proof Dublin Housing Stock https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293966/project-explores-way-to-future-proof-dublin-housing-stock https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293966/project-explores-way-to-future-proof-dublin-housing-stock New recommendations have been outlined of the best ways to future proof social housing in Dublin city. A new digital twin project explored the different ways to future-proof Dublin City Council%apos;s soc Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT Cill na Martra GAA To Develop New Pitch Surface https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293996/cill-na-martra-gaa-to-develop-new-pitch-surface https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293996/cill-na-martra-gaa-to-develop-new-pitch-surface Cill na Martra GAA is set to progress with improvements to its football pitch. Funding has been secured for the County Cork GAA club to develop a new surface and fence on the football pitch. The Min Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT Carrickfergus Pupils Learn The Value Of Water https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293992/carrickfergus-pupils-learn-the-value-of-water https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293992/carrickfergus-pupils-learn-the-value-of-water NI Water%apos;s education has visited Carrickfergus Model Primary School to teach pupils about the value of water. The utility%apos;s educational programme, %apos;H2O and the Wonderful World of Water%apos;, helped the Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT Housing Adaptation Grant Must Be In Line With Construction Costs - Labour https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293975/housing-adaptation-grant-must-be-in-line-with-construction-costs-labour https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293975/housing-adaptation-grant-must-be-in-line-with-construction-costs-labour Housing Minister Darragh O%apos;Brien has come under fire failing to bring the Housing Adaptation Grant in line with current construction costs. The government has been urged to review the grant to coinci Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT NI Water%apos;s Future Infrastructure Investments Set Out https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293964/ni-water-s-future-infrastructure-investments-set-out https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293964/ni-water-s-future-infrastructure-investments-set-out NI Water has set out its future investment plans for the Newry, Mourne and Down District Council area during a recent meeting. The utility met with Council representatives to set out infrastructure p Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT Clare Residents Welcomed To Utilise Vacant Property Grant https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293999/clare-residents-welcomed-to-utilise-vacant-property-grant https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293999/clare-residents-welcomed-to-utilise-vacant-property-grant People across County Clare have been invited to help turn a vacant house or building into a permanent home with new funding. The Vacant Property Refurbishment Grant is a payment you can get to refurb Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT Online E-Planning System To Be Rolled Out In Meath https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293973/online-e-planning-system-to-be-rolled-out-in-meath https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/293973/online-e-planning-system-to-be-rolled-out-in-meath Progress is being made on the implementation of the national online e-Planning system in County Meath. Meath County Council is engaging with the Local Government Management Agency (LGMA) to move the Wed, 08 Feb 2023 00:00:00 GMT