News Articles

News Articles

Latest News and Media from John Sisk & Son.

  • Topping out of Canning Town development’s final phase

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.  
  • John Sisk & Son and Lagan Construction Group JV announced for A19/A1058 Coast Road junction improvement

    Improvements to the A19/A1058 Coast Road in North Tyneside have moved a step closer today (Wednesday 2 September) with the appointment of a contractor for the scheme.   The £40m contract, part of a record £15 billion investment by the Government in road improvements over the next 6 years, will be constructed by John Sisk & Son and Lagan Construction Group as a joint venture. Work will start in 2016.  
  • Manchester Life Update: John Sisk & Son Ltd appointed for Phase One works

    Manchester Life Development Company has appointed John Sisk & Son Ltd as main contractor for the first of six development sites within Phase One of the Manchester Life initiative, which in total will see more than 900 predominantly privately rented homes developed in East Manchester, helping to meet the growth in demand for high quality accommodation in the city and support the emergence of new neighbourhoods.