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'Green' stadium hailed as dazzling success story
Sisk awarded prestigious hotel contract for Heathrow airport
John Sisk and Sons has just been awarded a contract to build a new Hilton hotel near the new Terminal 5 at Heathrow airport in London. The contract, which is worth €50m, will take 80 weeks to complete and work has already commenced.
The project will consist of a 350-room hotel, pool and gym facilities will also be part of the development. It is due for completion by December 2010. Sisk has experience in building for Hilton hotels as it recently completed work on the Hilton Kilmainham in Dublin.
A field of dreams
By Gavin Daly
Slowly, steadily, the spaceship like exterior of the new Aviva Stadium has been climbing the Dublin skyline. With almost two-thirds of its unique reflective exterior in place, there is now a real sense of what the new home of Irish football and rugby will look like when it is completed early next year.