G Morgan & Sons seeks  declarations and orders including that it is entitled to the interest in furniture it has supplied to two schools. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A company which claims it has not been paid for supplying furniture to two new schools has launched High Court proceedings against the joint venture c(...)

Oireachtas Committee on Finance Committee chair John McGuinness said he did not accept the Department of Public Expenditure’s position that “you just write policy and then you sit back”.

The State was not a party to contracts to build schools and an institute of education that have collapsed and now threaten more than 100 small subcont(...)

Earlier this year Carillion collapsed into administration, which resulted in the Irish construction firm the joint venture hired to build the schools, Sammon Contracting Ireland Ltd, going into liquidation. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Reuters

The joint venture charged with building several new schools in the State has secured a temporary High Court injunction preventing subcontractors block(...)

Parents and students of Coláiste Ráithín in Bray, Co Wicklow, protesting against delays in April. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The opening of a number of schools in time for the new school year is in doubt following pickets by subcontractors who say they have not been paid mon(...)

Parents and students of Coláiste Ráithín outside the unfinished school in Bray, Co Wicklow.

Woodvale Construction has won the contract to restart building six schools left unfinished following January’s collapse of British group Carillion. (...)

BAM Group chief executive Theo Cullinane. It is understood BAM remains in the race to complete a €100 million schools construction contract, despite the liquidation of its partner in the project, Sammon Construction. Photograph: Eric Luke

Builder BAM remains in the running to complete a stalled €100 million school building programme, despite the liquidation of its partner in the bid, Sa(...)

Parents and students of Coláiste Raithin in Bray, Co Wicklow, whose new school building is being held up by the collapse of Carillion.

Uncertainty over whether builder Sammon would be appointed to finish a €100 million schools construction project forced the contractor into liquidatio(...)

Sammon had been working for the UK operator on the construction of five schools in counties Kildare, Meath and Wexford

Sammon Contracting has gone into liquidation with the loss of 200 jobs, following the collapse of UK building firm Carillion earlier this year, which (...)

The  British group Carillion collapsed owing  £7bn  to creditors. Photograph: PA Wire

Builders BAM and Sammon face competition from rivals including JJ Rhatigan and Sisk to build and run six schools left unfinished by the collapse of Br(...)

Sammon had been working for the UK operator on the construction of five schools in counties Kildare, Meath and Wexford

Kildare-based builder BAM is likely to win the contract to complete five schools left unfinished by the collapse of British construction group Carilli(...)

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