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On 26 January 2021, the Irish Government made an announcement advising of the extension of the current Level 5 domestic restrictions, which will now remain in place until 5 March 2021. The Government also proposed key measures to further restrict travel into Republic of Ireland (the “ROI”) which included the following: the introduction for the […]

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Following on from Philip Lee’s role in advising South Dublin County Council on Ireland’s first large-scale district heating scheme, Hugh Cummins discusses his recent article on district heating and its potential role in helping Ireland to achieve its energy efficiency and renewable targets for 2030. Article available here.  

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The headline from the recent decision in Gravity Construction Limited v Total Highway Maintenance Limited [2021] IEHC 19 (“Gravity”) was that for the first time the Irish High Court handed down judgment concerning the enforcement of an adjudicator’s decision awarded pursuant to the Construction Contracts Act 2013. The decision was also significant for the Court’s […]

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In late 2020 South Dublin County Council (“SDCC”) entered a contract for a large-scale district heating project in Tallaght, Dublin 24. This project, on which Philip Lee advised SDCC, is Ireland’s first large scale district heating scheme which will see the construction of an energy centre and associated pipe network to supply heat to SDCC’s […]

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The decision of Mr Justice Garrett Simons in Gravity Construction Limited v Total Highway Maintenance Limited [2021] IEHC 19 is significant as it is the first judgment in Ireland concerning the enforcement of an adjudicator’s decision pursuant to the Construction Contracts Act 2013. Background The Construction Contracts Act 2013 (the “Act”) came into force on […]

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Introduction Level 5 Lockdown – January 2021 On 31 December 2020 Ireland entered into another Level 5 lockdown provided for in the ‘Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021: Plan for Living with COVID-19’, which saw the closure of all non-essential businesses and the introduction of domestic travel restrictions. This provides that people are to remain within 5km […]

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The contract has been awarded by South Dublin County Council to Fortum eNext Ireland Ltd to develop Ireland’s first large-scale district heating scheme. The project will see the construction of an energy centre and an associated pipe network to supply heat to South Dublin County Council’s offices, the TU Dublin Tallaght Campus and other facilities […]

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Introduction On Monday this week the Government announced that Ireland will enter into Level 5 of the framework of restrictions provided for in the ‘Resilience and Recovery 2020-2021: Plan for Living with COVID-19’. The new restrictions took effect from midnight last night and will remain in place for the next six weeks until 1 December […]

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Philip Lee is delighted to be the exclusive legal sponsor of the Lean Construction Ireland National Conference 2020 taking place in Croke Park on November 4th. The theme of this year’s event is ‘Lean Innovation – Inspiring our Future in Construction’. Lean construction experts will gather to challenge and inspire the industry to apply lean […]

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