Designer Group, the multimillion-euro engineering heavyweight headed by former Dublin GAA manager Pat Gilroy, has sealed a deal to take over Lenmac Mechanical.
However, the deal is likely to be temporarily held up while the competition watchdog scrutinises the terms.
A posting on the website of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission reveals that the corporate merger has been referred for preliminary investigation.
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