Grundfos ecademy expands

Grundfos – a global leader in advanced pump solutions – have announced the expansion of their online training platform. The Grundfos Ecademy is a free...

Smoky coal banned from September

Ireland is to join an international alliance committed to accelerating the end of coal use for power generation and for other forms of energy....

Construction industry looks overseas for labour

The construction industry may need to recruit from abroad to keep up with demand, an analysis by the Central Bank of Ireland has found. In...

Kevin Lagan announces Lagan Group sale

Kevin Lagan has confirmed that he has entered into an agreement with Breedon Group plc to sell his materials business, Lagan Group, for £455m...

Appointment to new United Hardware division

United Hardware has announced the establishment of a new Store Operations Division. Former Musgraves retail operations advisor Jason Doherty – previously United Hardware’s Group...

Fresh faces at Olympic Fixings

Olympic Fixings Group, which supplies hardware products to the merchant trade throughout the UK and Ireland, has made two senior appointments as it continues...

Ecocem rebranding underway

Ecocem – Europe’s largest independent specialist producer of GGBS (Ground Granulated Blastfurnace Slag) cement with a capacity of 2.4 million tonnes – is rebranding...

Brett Martin launches line of lids and frames

Heavy duty, robust and easy-to-fit 50kN1 450mm Lids and Frames have been added to the comprehensive range of Underground, Rainwater and Plumbing systems from...

Kingfisher report “mixed” 2017

On 21st March 2018, Kingfisher announced their results for the previous financial year, with CEO Véronique Laury describing the company’s performance as “mixed”. With 2017/2018...

Irish consumers sweet on Swedes

The new year is a quarter gone, and it’s fair to say IKEA have spent more time filling newspaper column inches than avoiding them....