Construction News https://www.constructionireland.ie €1.8m European Project Boosts Energy Efficiency In L%apos;Derry https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262201/1-8m-european-project-boosts-energy-efficiency-in-l-derry https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262201/1-8m-european-project-boosts-energy-efficiency-in-l-derry An energy-saving European project has helped Derry City and Strabane District Council increase the usage of innovative energy across the district. Through partaking in SECURE (Smarter Energy Communit Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Lisburn Engineering Firm Celebrates Successful Buyer Event https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262186/lisburn-engineering-firm-celebrates-successful-buyer-event https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262186/lisburn-engineering-firm-celebrates-successful-buyer-event Lisburn-based Charlesworth Engineering has invested in new state-of-the art machinery after securing a number of new orders. The orders come on the back of a successful Buyer Engagement Event held b Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Industry Embraces Timber As Construction Material https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262182/industry-embraces-timber-as-construction-material https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262182/industry-embraces-timber-as-construction-material Timber is being more widely recognised and utilised as a construction material, a recent survey has revealed. UK and Ireland company, Södra Wood conducted a survey through %apos;Building%apos; and %apos;Building D Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Lurgan Route Closes For Resurfacing https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262158/lurgan-route-closes-for-resurfacing https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262158/lurgan-route-closes-for-resurfacing A key route in Lurgan has closed for resurfacing work today, 22 July. Improvements will be delivered on the A26 Banbridge Road from the junction with Hall Road to the Ballynabragget Road junction. Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Louth Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Continue https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262157/louth-water-treatment-plant-upgrades-continue https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262157/louth-water-treatment-plant-upgrades-continue Essential upgrades at Staleen Water Treatment Plant in County Louth are progressing well ahead of completion later this year. The work began at the site in September 2017 in order to ensure the wate Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Social Housing Scheme Moves Forward In Kilkenny https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262154/social-housing-scheme-moves-forward-in-kilkenny https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262154/social-housing-scheme-moves-forward-in-kilkenny The construction of 22 new social homes is moving forward in Ballyragget, Co Kilkenny. Laois-based contractor Thomas Kelly and Sons Ltd has been appointed to deliver the scheme at Station Avenue. Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT €500m Data Centre Approved In Wicklow https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262138/500m-data-centre-approved-in-wicklow https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262138/500m-data-centre-approved-in-wicklow Proposals to develop a €500 million data centre in Wicklow have been green lit. The plans will see a brown field site in Arklow transformed into a major Echelon data centre for the region. The deve Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Cork Hospital Upgrades Face Substantial Delays https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262141/cork-hospital-upgrades-face-substantial-delays https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262141/cork-hospital-upgrades-face-substantial-delays Upgrade works at five community hospitals across West Cork are facing delays, the HSE has confirmed. Work at St. Joseph%apos;s in Castletownbere and St. Anne%apos;s in Skibbereen have been pushed back to 2020 Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT €135m National Train Control Centre Approved https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262128/135m-national-train-control-centre-approved https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262128/135m-national-train-control-centre-approved Plans for a new €135 million National Train Control Centre have secured government approval. The new centre will enable the planned and potential future expansion of rail services across the entire Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT Cork Council Shoots Down Docklands Rumours https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262145/cork-council-shoots-down-docklands-rumours https://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/262145/cork-council-shoots-down-docklands-rumours Cork City Counil has denied speculation the Lower Lee Flood Relief Scheme is being introduced under the guise of a public realm and sustainable transport project in Cork Docklands. In a statement, th Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT