Scheme To Increase Apprenticeships In Construction Industry Launched

Four construction companies are participating in a pilot programme where apprentices spend time with each company whilst learning a trade and other critical career skills.  The scheme is being run in conjunction with Solas and the industry is hoping for a national roll-out of the scheme on the basis that it could radically increase the […]

John O’Shaughnessy Managing Director of Clancy Construction, Thurles, helps raise funds for Pieta House

The Master Builder and Contractors Association (MBCA) of the Construction Industry Federation have raised €6,700 for Suicide Prevention Charity, Pieta House.  Members of the MBCA met with Pieta House representatives last week to present the donation. A CIF spokesperson stated: “We are delighted to continue our work with Pieta House again this year, raising vital funds for […]

Carrick-on-Suir man wins Clancy Construction award at WIT

Leading building contractor Clancy Construction were in WIT recently to present the sixth annual Clancy Industry Award to Lorcan Hickey from Kilcullen as well as runners up Raymond Farrell from Carrick-On-Suir, Co. Tipperary and Brook Cameron from Greystones Co. Wicklow. The awards acknowledge excellent performance during the seven-month Industrial Placement on the BSc (Hons) in […]