Tag Archives: Infrastructure

Investment Strategy update

The current Investment Strategy covers 2011-2021 and envisages £8.2 billion of investment over the next five years. agendaNi summarises the progress to date and plans going forward. Health: £1.97 billion Almost a...

Gas goes west

The ambitious project to bring natural gas to homes and businesses in the west of Northern Ireland is now under way. The £250 million Gas to the West project aims to connect...

Planning reformed

Turley’s Michael Gordon examines the implications of the change for the interested parties in the planning system. Planning has been repatriated to local government. For the first time in a generation planning...

Best practice for projects

Official guidance on project management explains how setting clear objectives can save time and money. The Northern Ireland Guide to Expenditure Appraisal and Evaluation, published by the Department of Finance and Personnel,...

Cost-effective delivery

The Irish Academy of Engineering has proposed how to achieved more value for money in infrastructural investment. ‘The Cost-Effective Delivery of Essential Infrastructure’ was published in June by a taskforce of engineers...