Screen grab from Oireachtas TV of David Gunning, chief officer of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board (NPHDB). Photograph: PA

The builders of the National Children’s Hospital (NCH) have made more than 900 claims for additional costs totalling around €446 million, the Dáil’s p(...)

The national children’s hospital under construction. Photograph: Alan Betson

Building contractor BAM is blaming challenges associated with its national children’s hospital contract as the main reason for recording a pretax loss(...)

The construction site of the national children’s hospital in 2019. File photograph: Tom Honan

The new national children’s hospital (NCH) is behind schedule and there have been suggestions that it may not open until 2024. That’s almost two year(...)

Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The new paediatric urgent care centre at Connolly Hospital in Dublin will open on schedule on Wednesday but its hours of operation are to be restricte(...)

 Parteen Weir on Lough Derg: Irish Water plans to build a 170km pipe to carry supplies  to Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

The drought of last year may already be a distant memory, and summer 2019 may, until now, have been noted more for rainfall than sunshine, but Ireland(...)

Leinster House: the cost of the renovation project is currently running 11 per cent over its €14.8 million budget. File photograph: Alan Betson

The major multi-million euro project to renovate Leinster House is on course to run up to 20 per cent over budget, according to internal Office of Pub(...)

Aerial view of the site for the new National Children’s Hospital at the St James’s Hospital campus in Dublin

More than 2,300 new jobs will be created during the construction phase of the new National Children’s Hospital (NCH) on the St James’s Hospital campus(...)