News Articles

News Articles

Latest News and Media from John Sisk & Son.

  • Sisk crowned the Best Main Contractor to Work With at the 2017 Construction Enquirer awards

    13.10.17
    Attracting more votes from our supply chain partners, clients and other stakeholders within the industry, Sisk beat off fierce competition from a number of tier 1 contractors, to receive the  Best Main Contractor to Work With (over £250m) accolade at the awards night on October 10th.   This award recognises Sisk as one of the industry’s best companies to do business with. And we would like to extend a big thank you to everyone who voted!
  • Congrats to our Gold Medal Winning Construction Manager

    28.09.17
    We are pleased to report that one of our UK based team, Ger Hayes, was awarded the Gold Medal in the CIOB Construction Manager of the Year Award Ceremony on Wednesday 27th at an event in London. He was successful in the Residential Category for the Emerald Gardens project at Wembley which completed in October 2016. This is a prestigious, highly competitive award and is a great personal achievement for Ger.
  • Considerate Constructors Scheme launches in Ireland

    16.05.17
    From left to right: Ken Lynch, Contracts Manager, The Exchange, Sisk; Paul Hackett, MD Ireland East, Sisk; Edward Hardy, Chief Executive of the Considerate Constructors Scheme; Brian Handcock, Head of Sustainability, Sisk.   John Sisk & Son is the first contractor to register site The Considerate Constructors Scheme - the organisation established to improve the image of the construction industry - is now international, having launched its first registered site in Ireland.
  • Taoiseach visits major Sisk Pharma Project during Netherlands visit

    07.01.16
    Thursday 7 January 2016: The Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, today visited a major John Sisk & Son Construction Project in the Netherlands which involves collaboration between three Irish companies to design and build a major development for international pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson.   John Sisk & Son are the Construction Managers for the project, which was designed by Irish-headquartered PM Group, with engineering services provided by Dornan Engineering Ireland & it involves a major fit-out at the existing Janssen Biologics
  • Peter McVerry Housing Trust

    21.12.15
    The Construction Industry Federation (CIF), its members, and supporters have joined forces with the Peter McVerry Trust to refurbish 12 homes for the homeless in time for Christmas. The Sisk Group supplied and installed 12 kitchens, dining room units / furniture and associated fittings. The project saw extensive internal renovations of the properties.
  • SISK achieve ISO 50001 Accreditation

    01.12.15
    John Sisk & Son has become one of the first Ireland & UK Construction Companies to achieve ISO 50001 accreditation, which is designed to implement, establish and maintain a continuous standard of energy reduction. This certification encompasses all the company’s offices, fleet, workshops and construction sites within its Irish & UK business units.
  • Stephen Bowcott appointed Managing Director

    06.07.15
    SISK Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen Bowcott as Managing Director of John Sisk & Son, the Group’s construction business.  He will take up the appointment on 1st September 2015.   With 40 years of experience, most recently with Kier Group plc,  Stephen Bowcott brings a strong track record of success in the senior leadership of major construction organisations.  
  • New Luas Cross City Scheme begins

    22.06.15
    Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Pascal Donohoe TD, visited primary schools Christ the King Boys National School and Gaelscoil Bharra in Cabra recently to educate children on site safety as construction on the Cross City Light Rail Scheme, linking the Red and Green Luas lines, gets underway.  
  • David Cameron congratulates Crossrail and our Dragados/Sisk team on completion of tunnelling works

    04.06.15
    Picture: David Cameron (speaking) with Sisk Civils Director, Pat Lucey, (far right)   The Prime Minister and Mayor of London Boris Johnson celebrated the completion of Crossrail’s tunnels by going 40 metres below the capital to thank the men and women who are constructing the new £14.8 billion east-west railway.  
  • John Sisk is a winner in the RoSPA Awards 2015

    16.04.15
    John Sisk is among the winners in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2015.   The President's (10 consecutive Golds) award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) will be presented during a ceremony at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel, at the National Exhibition Centre, on July 14, 2015.