An Irish man was killed in an incident on a construction site in NewYork on Friday. Photograph: Thinkstock/Getty Images.

Tributes have been paid to an Irish man who was killed in an incident on a construction site in(...)

Former Department of Finance secretary general John Moran (left) has denied a claim by former IBRC chairman Alan Dukes (right) that he sought an executive position at IBRC prior to taking up his role at the department. Photographs: Alan Betson and Nick Bradshaw.

(...) system and construction industry which caused companies like Siteserv to go burst and in many cases the(...)

William Parsons  discerned the spiral structure of the M51 nebula, which the Hubble space telescope has photographed the nebula in detail (above). Photograph: ESA/Hubble

(...)’s construction of calculating machines. It all sounds familiar today: we still hunger for more computational(...)

Three key issues: the non-trickle-down effect, spending versus saving, and who’s first in the queue are all up for debate. Illustration: CSA/Vetta/Getty

(...) drowned out in the past few years by the huge fall in construction during the bust, he points out, but now(...)

Poor quality: Chris Shanahan hopes a new waste-water treatment plant will make Clifden Bay safe to bathe in again

(...).” Shanahan is hopeful that a new treatment plant under construction in Clifden will deal with the problem(...)

Maritime Trojan Horse: soldiers land at Gallipoli off the River Clyde troop ship on April 25th, 1915. Illustration: Popperfoto/Getty
Letters from Gallipoli

(...), ordered the commandeering, for the British navy, of two Turkish battleships under construction in Britain(...)

The European Commission has approved CRH’s planned €6.5 billion purchase of assets from rivals Holcim and Lafarge.

The European Commission has approved CRH’s planned €6.5 billion purchase of assets from rivals Holcim and Lafarge. Holcim and Lafarge agreed a €40 bil(...)

Prof Alastair Adair, Ulster University acting vice-chancellor, said the new campus will act as an important social and economic regenerator for the area

(...) campus to a joint venture between Lagan Construction and Portuguese firm Somague Group.Construction of(...)

Fergus Doyle: ‘A lot of the young kids who come here have a trade or a degree, but they are not prepared to dirty their hands to get a start.’

(...) population. After working as a machine driver for an Irish-owned construction company Doyle bought his own(...)

Siteserv subsidiary GMC/Sierra was one of three companies awarded contracts for the installation of water meters for Irish Water. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennells

2006: Businessman Brian Harvey merges Rent-a-Fence with Donohoe Scaffolding to form Siteserv, to provide fencing, boundary protection, scaffolding and(...)