Posts Tagged "Donegal"

RTE Prime Time special on defective blocks in Donegal homes

RTE Prime Time special on defective blocks in Donegal homes

Letterkenny building defects expert Damien McKay featured in this week’s RTÉ’s Primetime special investigation into defective blocks used in homes in Donegal. McKay says he has inspected  “over 220 houses in the past two years, but the number of houses affected is estimated to be in the thousands.” The current controversy surrounds defective precast concrete blocks – with…

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Podium position for Donegal’s Damien Faulkner at Daytona24

Podium position for Donegal’s Damien Faulkner at Daytona24

Inishowen sports car driver Damien Faulkner and his Viper Exchange team have taken a podium position at the Daytona 24 hours in Florida. The gruelling race is part of the United SportsCar championship, the primary sports car series in North America. The No. 93 “Don’t mess with Texas” #TeamTexas ViperExchange.com Dodge Viper GT3-R was driven…

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Donegal retailers to expand jobs in 2016, survey finds

Donegal retailers to expand jobs in 2016, survey finds

A new survey shows that over 85% of Donegal retailers saw an increase in Christmas season trade in 2015, while over 50% intend to take on new staff in 2016. That’s according to a sample survey conducted across the county by award-winning online accountancy firm, accountantonline.ie . “This is the second year in a row…

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HD McKay to address Donegal Engineers on defective concrete blocks

HD McKay to address Donegal Engineers on defective concrete blocks

The Donegal Region of Engineers Ireland are hosting a special event on 14th January at the Radisson Blu in Letterkenny, and HD McKay consulting engineers are making a presentation on the defective blocks issue. The presentation will be given by Damien McKay, who says “one of the key issues I have been dealing with and raising regularly…

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Accountantonline.ie in finals for Donegal business awards

Accountantonline.ie in finals for Donegal business awards

Congratulations to our client Accountantonline.ie, who been selected as finalists in the Enterprising Donegal Business Awards. We’re particulalrly delighted for owner and founder Larissa Feeney, who set up Ireland’s first online accountancy service just two years ago. She already won Best Innovation Award at the Letterkenny Chamber Business Awards in November 2014 so we’ll be…

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Faulkner in fighting form for Road America

Faulkner in fighting form for Road America

@roadamerica #DamienFaulkner #IMSA #Porsche Leading international Porsche driver, Damien Faulkner is in fighting form ahead of this Sunday’s Road America/Continental Tire Road Race Showcase in Wisconsin. “As a team we are very much looking forward to Road America on Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Last time out at Indy, although the result didn’t show it, I think…

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