Firm says school building review ‘too restrictive’

first_img Facebook Homepage BannerNews Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty WhatsApp Pinterest WhatsApp The construction firm behind 42 schools found to have structural defects – is criticising the Education Minister.Western Building Systems says a review announced by Minister Joe McHugh is too restrictive.The Government is taking legal action against Western Building Systems after inspections of completed schools around the country found structural and fire safety problems.The Education Minister has announced that a promised independent review – which will look at how schools are designed and built in other countries – will be carried out by Technological University Dublin.Western Building Systems has called the review restrictive – as it does not examine the Department’s own practices and procedures.It’s criticised Minister Joe McHugh for choosing to proceed with a review that it says is a “desktop exercise which which should be standard practice for something as important as the school building programme.”It’s called for a full independent review if shortcomings in the procurement and regulation of public infrastructure projects are to be addressed. Google+ Firm says school building review ‘too restrictive’ By News Highland – September 16, 2019 center_img Pinterest Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Previous articleFormer Harps player Noel Melvin passes awayNext articlePoll finds support for Irish unity vote post-Brexit News Highland Harps come back to win in Waterford Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population growslast_img read more

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