Category Archives: Infrastructure and Planning

Planning ahead

Recent statistics have ranked Mid and East Antrim Borough Council as one of the highest performing planning authorities of the 11 local councils. Head of Planning Paul Duffy discusses the progression that...

Planning in agreement

  Grant McBurney has recently been made a partner within the Planning and Environmental Law Team within Belfast’s largest independent law firm, Carson McDowell. Grant has been with the firm since 2004,...

Drafting BMAP

A major planning development, once focussed on inspiring investor confidence in the greater Belfast area and assisting local development plans, has reverted back to its draft form awaiting political consensus. The absence...

EIB infrastructure funding

European Investment Bank’s Tanguy Desrousseaux outlines the European perspective on funding models for strategic infrastructure projects. “Funding is one thing, but we need to prioritise projects,” asserts Desrousseaux. Making an important distinction...