Tag: blocks

  • Government Senior Counsel to investigate defective blocks scandal

    The Government is set to appoint a Senior Counsel to investigate the defective blocks scandal in the coming months, Minister Paschal Donohoe has revealed. The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform described the government’s grant scheme as “the single biggest capital project” Ireland faces in years to come, with costs to reach over € 2…

  • More Cassidys companies added to defective blocks High Court action

    Three companies associated with Cassidy Brothers Concrete Products Ltd have been added as defendants in a landmark High Court case for homeowners affected by the defective concrete blocks crisis. Cassidy Brothers Topmix Limited, Cranford Concrete Limited and Moyle Plant Limited are now named as defendants in the six lead cases taken by Defective Blocks Ireland CLG…

  • Donegal politicians urged to give their position on defective blocks scheme

    The Mica Action Group has called on all of Donegal’s elected representatives to state whether they back the enhanced Defective Concrete Blocks scheme. The group issued letters to each TD, Senator and councillor this week seeking their clear position on the revised scheme. Affected homeowners are seeking official support as they call for Housing Minister…