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Tailored solutions geared towards the unique elements of an educational environment.

In both Ireland and the UK, education and research standards are seen as national assets, contributing to each country’s economic success, social wellbeing and global standing.

For many decades now, John Sisk & Son has provided construction-related services to a number of top educational institutions in Ireland and the UK, along with many prestigious national organisations and Irish Government departments.


Royal Academy of Arts (RA), London

Grangegorman Campus, TU Dublin

Abbeyfeale Community College, Co. Limerick, Ireland

University College of Dublin (UCD)- O’Brien Centre for Science, Dublin, Ireland

University College of Dublin (UCD)- O’Brien Centre for Science, Dublin, Ireland

National Institute for Bio-Processing Research & Training Facility, Dublin

National Institute for Bio-Processing Research & Training Facility, Dublin, Ireland

Cork School of Music, Co. Cork, Ireland

We are skilled at operating in live environments across campuses with minimum disruption

Other Education Case Studies

Bridlewood Primary School, Swindon, UK

Wicklow Town Community College

Rosemount Secondary School, Dublin

Summerhill College, Co. Sligo

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

Bantry Community College, Co. Cork, Ireland

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Donal McCarthy

Chief Operating Officer (COO) Ireland and Europe and MD Ireland East

Donal is Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Ireland and all business sectors in Europe. He is also MD for Ireland East and has held numerous positions since re-joining the company in 2002 following an eight-year period working in the construction industry in New York. Prior to that he worked as a graduate engineer with Sisk, having joined the company in 1990.

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Ajaz Shafi

Managing Director, UK South

Ajaz is a civil engineer with over 30 years experience working for major contracting organisations in the UK, Hong Kong, India and the Middle East. His experience covers a range of challenging and complex project deliveries. Ajaz looks after our Birmingham and London portfolio of projects as part of the UK South business unit. 

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Guy Fowler

Managing Director, UK North & Major Projects

Guy joined Sisk from Laing O’Rourke, where he was Head of Construction Management Plots on the Olympics site. He worked as part of the CLM joint venture and was tasked with organisational responsibility across five of the eleven residential plots on the Athletes Village.