News Articles

News Articles

Latest News and Media from John Sisk & Son.

  • 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).
  • 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.
  • Next phase of East Manchester’s regeneration goes live

    02.11.15
    Manchester Life Development Company today announced the commencement of site works on its first Phase One project, 302 rental apartments adjacent to the marina on New Union Street in New Islington.   The development will feature three buildings of one, two and three bed apartments with landscaped surroundings and communal spaces, interconnecting terraces, 128 parking spaces, and two retail or food & beverage outlets along the marina-side public walkway.  
  • Leanne Broderick Silver Medal Success at Construction Manager of the Year Awards

    08.10.15
    We are pleased to announce that Snr. Contracts Manager Leanne Broderick (pictured centre) has been awarded a Silver Medal for her works on our Rathbone Phase Two residential project in Canning Town, East London.   Competing in the ‘Residential over 6 Storeys’ category she faced fierce competition from fellow Contracts Managers working for the likes of Mace, Willmott Dixon and Bouygues UK. Despite this Leanne’s achievements on the scheme allowed her to rise high above her competition.