Publications

ICF Annual Report 2016

The Annual Report is a detailed report by the Chief Executive of the ICF on the key aspects of the Irish Concrete Federation’s activities throughout the year.

ICF Annual Report 2015

The Annual Report is a detailed report by the Chief Executive of the ICF on the key aspects of the Irish Concrete Federation’s activities throughout the year.

ICF Annual Report 2014

The Annual Report is a detailed report by the Chief Executive of the ICF on the key aspects of the Irish Concrete Federation’s activities throughout the year.

ICF Annual Report 2013

The Annual Report is a detailed report by the Chief Executive of the ICF on the key aspects of the Irish Concrete Federation’s activities throughout the year.

The A-Rated Energy-Efficient Concrete Home

This publication is to assist members and their staff, as well as architects, engineers, builders, developers and home owners in understanding how to design and build an A-Rated Energy Efficient Concrete Home.

Archaeological Code of Practice

This publication provides a framework within existing legislation and policies to enable ICF members to continue operations and carry out appropriate archaeological mitigation with regard to principles and actions agreed by the ICF and the Minister for the Environment, Heritage & Local Government.

Concrete for Energy Efficient Buildings

This Publication is aimed at specifiers, regulators, building owners, fire authorities, insurance companies and the general public. It shows how concrete can be used both to reduce the speed of climate change and to minimise the effects it will have on our built environment

Geological Heritage Guidelines for the Extractive Industry

These Geological Heritage Guidelines provide guidance for the extractive industry on geoheritage issues. 

Drivers Handbook

The ICF Drivers Handbook has been produced by the Federation’s Transport Committee and is targeted at industry’s drivers in order to assist them to perform their functions to the very highest standards. 

Comprehensive Fire Protection & Safety with Concrete

This publication explains how concrete can be used to provide comprehensive fire protection, including life safety, protection of property and the environment.

Environmental Code

This publication is a reference document in the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government’s ‘Quarries and Ancillary Activities – Guidelines for Planning Authorities’ and in the EPA ‘Environmental Management in the Extractive Industry (Non Scheduled Minerals) – Guidelines for Operators’.

Code of Practice for Transport Operations

This code is designed to educate all concrete industry transport operators, owners and drivers on how they can successfully fulfill their legal obligations. Guidance is given on how to comply with all traffic legislation when delivering construction materials from quarries, pits and concrete manufacturing plants.

Competitive Analysis of the Construction Materials Sector on the Island of Ireland – an Update

In 2015 InterTradeIreland, the Irish Concrete Federation and the Quarry Products Association of Northern Ireland published this report to give a competitive analysis of the construction materials sector of the island of Ireland.