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Construction Management and Technology

Useful Links

Organisations

BRE - Building Research Establishment www.bre.co.uk

CIB - International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction www.cibworld.nl

CIF - Construction Industry Federation www.cif.ie

CIOB - Chartered Institute of Building www.ciob.org.uk

CIRIA - Construction Industry Research and Information Association www.ciria.org

CITA - Construction Information Technology Alliance www.cita.ie

CITB - Construction Industry Training Board www.citb.co.uk

CRISP - Construction Research and Innovation Strategy Panel www.crisp-uk.org.uk

ECBP- European Council for Building Professionals www.ecbp.org

ECI - European Construction Institute www.eci-online.org

FIEC - European Construction Industry Federation www.fiec.org

ICPMA - International Construction Project Management Association www.icpma.net

IMBM - Institute of Maintenance and Building Management www.imbm.org.uk

HSA - Health and Safety Authority of Ireland www.hsa.ie

TRADA - Timber Research and Development Association www.trada.co.uk

Other Links

Building Conservation www.buildingconservation.com

Co-Construct www.construction.co.uk

Constructing Excellence www.constructingexcellence.org.uk

Construction Best Practice Programme www.cbpp.org.uk

Construction Industry Institute www.construction-institute.org

Construction Plus www.constructionplus.net

irishconstruction.com www.irishconstruction.com

Strategic Forum for Construction www.strategicforum.org.uk

Virtual Engineer Home Page www.virtual-engineer.net

School and Industry News


Photo Gallery

A new gallery of photos of activities at DIT's School of Surveying and Construction Management is available here.


Surveying the Future

RICS promotion of careers for Geomatics Surveyors (from the Guardian newspaper).

See the advert.

Graduates Required

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) has today launched its Employment Opportunities and Skills Requirements for Property and Construction Surveying 2014 - 2018 Report.

The report warns of a shortage of qualified graduates coming into the industry which could threaten the pace of recovery in the property and construction sector.

 


DIT's School of Surveying & Constrution Management held its first Surveying Week for Transition Year students in April 2014.

Please read our Surveying Week DIT 2014 blog to find out about the experience.

If you, or a transition year student that you know, are interested in taking part next year (and this may run at a different time of the year) please contact the school secretary at surveying@dit.ie

 

Birmingham Trip

DT111/2 & DT117/2 Joint Class Trip to Birmingham to visit sites as described in the accompanying Report on Birmingham trip.


Competition Win

Congratulations to Sai Sri Harsha Sunkrannei who received 3rd place in the final of the CEEC cega competition 2014.

Sai Sri is pictured below with Tom Dunne, Head of School of Surveying and Construction Management, DIT.

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International Competition Winners

The School offers its congratulations on winning 1st place in the region 8 Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) competition in Birmingham City University on April 24th 2014 to Matthew O’Grady, Craig Grattan, Michael Hickey and Stephen McCarthy.

The team was mentored by Sonya Meekel who is also Vice Regional Director of region 8 ASC and a member of the competition's organising committee.‌

 


Surveying Week

The School of Surveying & Construction Management, DIT,  supported by the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI), will host its first ever Surveying Week for Second level (Transition Year) students in the week commencing 28th April.

During the week you will be engaged in a range of practical and 'learning by doing' fun activities which showcase the different land/property/construction/geomatics programmes at Ireland's leading Surveying School and a selection of the careers that these programmes can lead to. Please click on Survey Week 2014 to view our information sheet.‌

For more information about making an application to participate please contact Catherine Noble cnoble@scsi.ie (by Monday April 7th).

Mary McLoughlin Receives Honorary Membership to the SCSI.

Ex staff member Mary Mcloughlin recently received Honorary Membership to the SCSI. This is only the second time such a distinction was given by the SCSI. Click on the picture for more information.

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