Mike Walsh

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BMD’s accounts show that Meptagon bought 32,813 shares in BMD, 75 per cent of the company, in March in a deal that neither party announced at the time.  Photograph: iStock

Israeli company Meptagon has bought a majority stake in Irish engineering contractor BMD & Company which could have been worth about €7 million on(...)

BMD paid a dividend of €613,000 to shareholders last year. Photograph: iStock

Profits at mechanical engineering contractor BMD & Company almost doubled to €3.9 million last year, the latest figures show. Accounts filed with(...)

The Arctic Monkeys have been named on the shortlist for this year’s Mercury Music Prize. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Arctic Monkeys’ sixth album, Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino, has been named among the nominees for this year’s Mercury prize. The nod makes them th(...)

The Dubois 37 Dark Angel is the now the sole challenger to Jump Juice and the Class Zero ICRA National Championship title on home waters at Crosshaven starting this afternoon. Photograph: David Branigan|Oceansport

An ideal forecast to start the annual Irish Cruiser Racing Association (ICRA) championships appears set to deliver “champagne sailing” conditions off(...)

A proportion of BMD’s work involves replacing and upgrading parts of customers’ plant and equipment and the company draws most of it from Ireland and Britain. Library photograph: iStock

BMD & Company, the specialist mechanical engineering contractor bought out of the old Bowen Construction Group, had profits last year of €1 millio(...)

The Gloaming (Iarla Ó Lionáird, Martin Hayes, Caoimhin Ó Raghallaigh and Dennis Cahill) were last year’s winners of the Choice Music Prize

Girl Band, Villagers and Róisín Murphy are among the main contenders for this year’s Choice Music Prize, which has just announced its shortlist. Th(...)