News Articles

News Articles

Latest News and Media from John Sisk & Son.

  • FUNDING DETAILS AGREED TO BUILD £83.7M INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE WALES AT CELTIC MANOR RESORT

    30.01.17
    Construction on the new International Convention Centre Wales (ICC Wales) will begin in March after funding details were agreed between the Welsh Government, Celtic Manor Resort and NatWest (part of the RBS Group).   NatWest’s local corporate team will provide a £51.5m loan facility to the joint venture company which will construct and manage the new convention centre as a 50/50 partnership between Welsh Government and Celtic Manor Resort.  
  • Sisk achieves BRE BIM Level 2 Certification

    19.10.16
    John Sisk & Son, Ireland’s largest construction business, has just announced that it has achieved BRE BIM Level 2 Certification and is the first Contractor in Ireland to achieve this BRE accreditation. Read the full article here https://www.irishbuildingmagazine.ie/2016/10/19/sisk-achieves-bre-bim-le...
  • Major Milestone Achieved on M20 Junction 4 Project

    10.10.16
    The Sisk Civils team on our M20 Junction 4 project for Kent County Council achieved a major milestone on Saturday night, 8th October.   The 100 tonne steel bridge beams were lifted in by two mobile cranes that were set up on the motorway during a planned 10 hour road closure. The 40 metre long bridge beams were prefabricated and delivered to site by our specialist steelwork subcontractor, Briton Fabricators, at their workshop in Nottingham.  
  • Leaders in Construction

    28.06.16
    The Constructor’s No.1 Choice   A fifth generation family-run business with over 150 years’ experience, John Sisk & Son remains one of the country’s strongholds when it comes to the construction industry. Speaking exclusively to Irish building magazine, Mr. Stephen Bowcott, Managing Director, John Sisk & Son   For full article please click the link http://www.irishbuildingmagazine.ie/2016/06/28/stephen-bowcott-managing-...
  • Topping out of Canning Town development’s final phase

    12.05.16
    The final phase of a £160million development is one step closer to completion.   A topping out ceremony has been held at Lumire, the third part of the Rathbone Market regeneration scheme. Across the three phases, more than 650 new homes will have been created by English Cities fund and Newham Council, in addition to retail spaces and community areas.  
  • John Sisk-Winner-2016 RoSPA Awards

    20.04.16
    John Sisk has been successful in the 60th year of the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016.
  • Irish Building & Design Awards - Sisk on shortlist - BIM Iniative Award

    07.04.16
    The Irish Building & Design Awards 2016 are the industry’s most prestigious recognition of excellence in the building and design sectors. Acknowledging the best in all areas of construction and design, awards will be going to the finest and most innovative projects, firms & practices over the past 12 to 24 months. The awards will be announced at a blacktie gala night being held on April 22nd in the Ballsbridge Hotel in Dublin (formerly Jury’s).
  • John Sisk shortlisted for the 2016 Construction News Awards

    03.03.16
    John Sisk has been selected as a finalist in the Sustainable Project of the Year category of the 2016 Construction News Awards, making the shortlist from among a record number of entrants. Before the awards, all finalists will attend face-to-face judging by members of the 61-strong jury, made up of the most influential clients and experts in the UK. This year the judging line-up includes ten of the country’s top clients, including:
  • 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.