All Ireland articles – Page 2

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    Irish rebound


    Irish construction market forecast to show continued growth in period to 2019, after difficult few years in wake of global economic crisis

  • Jan Åstrand

    UK and Ireland boost for Speedy Hire


    Rental services company profits up as chairman Jan Åstrand talks of further UK opportunities following exit from Middle East operations

  • From left: Peter Clerkin, Clerkin Elevation; and Michael Gollnhuber, Ruthmann Service, test driving

    Largest Ruthmann for Clerkin


    Clerkin Elevation, based in in Newry, Ireland, has ordered a Ruthmann T 720 truck mount – the largest Steiger model in the manufacturer’s Height Performance series

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    CRH sells Turkish cement stake


    CRH reported to have sold its interest in Denizli Cimento for around €320 million

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    Dublin tram line gets €150 million boost


    European Investment Bank funds support construction of new 5.6km connection for Irish city’s tram system

  • The Netherlands' Bam Group

    BAM's stable first half


    Royal BAM Group reports a first half rise in profit from reduced revenue

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    Waste handling cranes head to Ireland


    Konecranes UK, based in Scotland, will supply the waste to energy facility in County Meath, Ireland with two 9.5 tonne capacity waste handling GL WTE cranes

  • A Thermobile heater in KDM Hire's new temerature control rental division.

    KDM Hire launches temperature control division


    Northern Ireland rental company KDM Hire has launched a new temperature control rental division called K Therm, specialising in renting heaters, dryers and cooling equipment.

  • Employees at Wm O'Brien Plant Hire, in Ireland

    Tips for trading through a downturn


    The managing director of Ireland-based crane rental company Wm O' Brien Plant Hire has shared his experience of previous economic downturns in the hope it will help others through current conditions.

  • Ireland-based Wm. O’Brien Plant Hire's new 800 tonne capacity Terex AC 800

    Terex turbine erector heads to Ireland


    Wm. O'Brien Plant Hire in Ireland has purchased an 800 tonne capacity Terex AC 800 wheeled mobile crane which will mainly be used for erecting wind turbines

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    XCMG aims truck cranes at UK


    Two demonstrator XCMG truck cranes have been imported into the UK with the aim of increasing the manufacturer's presence in the market. XCMG Cannon, UK distributor for the Chinese crane manufacturer XCMG, will make the 25 tonne capacity QY25K and 50 tonne QY50K truck cranes available on a two to ...

  • KDM's access rental division, K Lift, operates 250 aerial platforms - including this Skyjack scissor

    Self reliance


    KDM Hire in Northern Ireland has benefited from a buoyant construction market, but now, in the face of increasing competition, it is having to work hard to exploit all the advantages of its independent status. Murray Pollok spoke to KDM's managing director, Keith McIvor.