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Latest News and Media from John Sisk & Son.

  • Sisk Becomes First in Europe to Introduce Lifting Robotics to Site

    03.09.19
    Company invests €150k in lift assist device to enhance productivity and health & safety Leading construction company John Sisk & Son (“Sisk”) has become the first contractor in Europe to introduce robotics to construction projects, investing €150k as part of its commitment to enhance productivity on its sites and minimise health and safety risks to its workforce.
  • Sisk reports strong performance for 2018 across all businesses

    06.06.19
    Sicon Limited which is the holding company for Sisk’s construction and construction related activities in Ireland, the United Kingdom and a number of international markets, has announced financial results for the year ended 31 December 2018.  Over 97% of the Group’s turnover are derived from construction activities. The figures below also incorporate the results of the Korine Property Partners and Origo Distribution businesses which are wholly owned subsidiaries of Sicon.   The Sicon Board is pleased to report a very strong set of results for 2018:
  • North East’s first triple decker junction opens to drivers

    03.04.19
    Over 80,000 drivers a day are experiencing safer and smoother journeys across North Tyneside thanks to the opening of the North East’s first ever triple decker junction. The £75 million Highways England Coast Road scheme has been opened on time and traffic is now able to use the new section of road. This means that drivers will no longer have to negotiate the roundabout and can continue straight on along the A19.  
  • Moda Living appoints John Sisk & Son to build Birmingham rental skyscraper

    02.04.19
    Enabling works have started on Birmingham’s tallest resi tower with the official  ground-breaking planned for next month ●      Once finished, the tower will offer nearly 500 apartments designed exclusively for rent ●      By end of 2019, Moda and JV partner Apache Capital will have more than 2,500 units on-site across the UK with total GDV in excess of £850m  
  • Macquarie Capital, Sisk and Choice reach financial close on Ireland’s €120 million Social Housing Bundle 1 PPP

    21.03.19
    Comhar Housing, a consortium comprising Macquarie Capital (Macquarie), John Sisk & Son Ltd. (Sisk) and Choice Housing Ireland Limited (Choice), has today reached financial close on Ireland’s social housing bundle 1 (SHB1) public private partnership (PPP) project.  
  • Sisk and Enterprise Ireland lean into the future

    06.02.19
    John Sisk & Son, the Irish based international construction firm today announced it was investing €2.4 million to enhance productivity and expand its operations as part of a company-wide LeanTransform programme, which is supported by the government through Enterprise Ireland.
  • Important Legal Notice

    17.12.18
    Quintain Limited and associated companies have obtained a High Court injunction preventing unauthorised access into buildings and building sites at our Wembley Park development. This follows a number of incidents where individuals placed themselves and others in danger. The injunction was sought against one named individual and other unnamed individuals who may seek to trespass in future. A link to download the associated documentation can be found below:
  • Carbon Report sets reduction target

    13.12.18
    John Sisk & Son has recently produced its first Carbon Report, covering 2017. In line with our energy management plans the business has set the goal of a three percent reduction year on year in its energy consumption.   Click here for a copy of the report.  
  • 2018 Sisk Supply Chain Awards Winners announced as spend tops €1bn

    30.11.18
    John Sisk & Son (“Sisk”), Ireland’s leading provider of construction services with extensive operations across Ireland, the United Kingdom and mainland Europe, has announced the winners of its Supply Chain Awards for 2018.   Sisk spent a total of €1bn with its supply chain in 2018 while the construction business also confirmed it has a total of 5,000 approved and active suppliers and subcontractors on its system.   Commenting after the ceremony, Stephen Bowcott, CEO, John Sisk & Son, said: 
  • SISK AND QUINTAIN REACH FOR THE SKY AT WEMBLEY PARK

    22.11.18
    John Sisk & Son (“Sisk”) and Quintain today topped out the highest point to date at Wembley Park. The building known as Block G, is one of seven in plot E03, set to bring forward some 750 new homes at Wembley Park, the majority of which will be for rent.   Block G will deliver 216 apartments across 139,000 sq ft, and will form part of what will be known as Canada Gardens (plot E03), a key part of the 85 acre regeneration of Wembley Park.