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Geoscience Ireland (GI) members scooped awards at the ninth Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards. The Kerry Central Regional Water Supply Scheme by Irish Water, in association with TOBIN Consulting Engineers, Nicholas O’Dwyer and Glan Agua picked up the award for Engineering Project of the Year. Read more
Sean Canney TD, Minister of State for Natural Resources, has welcomed Geoscience Ireland’s (GI) Strategic Review for 2018-2022 which was launched at the Geoscience 2018 Conference at Dublin Castle, November 6th, 2018. GI is the business development cluster which assists its 36 Member Companies in winning business overseas. Since its inception in 2012, the GI Member Companies have created 1,103 jobs (835 of which were created by small- and medium-sized companies) and in 2017 generated €926 million in turnover (€260m created by the SME cohort). Read more
Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, lead a two-day Trade Mission (TM) to Scotland on November 26th-27th; she acknowledged and supported the strong trade between Ireland and Scotland. Geoscience Ireland participated, on the TM which was facilitated by Enterprise Ireland, and attended the Offshore Wind and Smart Grid Energy event with SSE in Glasgow.
The Minister for Finance introduced the African Development (Bank and Fund) Bill 2018 into Dáil Éireann on the 25th of September. The purpose of the Bill is to enable Ireland to join the African Development Bank (AfDB). It is anticipated that Ireland will join the AfDB in early 2019. Read more