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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.
  • John Sisk & Son acquires off site construction company Vision Built Group

    14.08.19
    Sisk is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Vision Built group of companies, based in Galway. Vision Built manufactures 2D Light Gauge Steel panels in a factory in Galway for supply to its customer base in both Ireland and the UK. Sisk’s plan for the business include retaining all of the existing 32 staff currently employed. The business will continue to serve its existing and new customer base, whilst also supporting the growth in Sisk’s own demand for Light Gauge Steel, through its residential and commercial construction businesses in Ireland and the UK.
  • John Sisk & Son Appointed to Upgrade of M6 Junction 10

    29.07.19
    A £78 million upgrade of Junction 10 of the M6 which will ease congestion and speed up journeys for the thousands of drivers who use it every day has taken a big step forward. Contractor John Sisk & Son has been appointed to design and build the new junction at Walsall which will replace the bridges over the motorway, increasing capacity at the traffic bottleneck and improving safety.    Preparation work is expected to get under way in the autumn with construction work beginning in January. Work is due to be completed by summer 2022.
  • Rockwell Appoints John Sisk & Son to Build 30 Storey Canary Wharf Building

    26.07.19
    Rockwell, a versatile and connected property developer with a proven track record of delivering quality development projects, has appointed John Sisk & Son for pre-construction services to build a 30-storey mixed use tower at Westferry, Canary Wharf.  The scheme provides the opportunity to rejuvenate a derelict site on West India Dock Road, marking Westferry as a destination in its own right and generating £172m for the local economy through construction.
  • John Sisk & Son UK Tax Strategy 2019

    05.07.19
    John Sisk & Son Limited UK Tax Strategy      John Sisk & Son Ltd UK tax strategy    In accordance with the UK statutory obligation under Para 19(2), Schedule 19 of the Finance Act 2016, John Sisk & Son Limited and other UK entities (“UK Group”) outline their tax strategy in this document.      The strategy applies to the financial year end 31st December 2019. 
  • Sisk starts work on new motoway junction in Merseyside, UK

    07.06.19
       
  • Sisk starts work on new motorway junction in Merseyside, UK

    07.06.19
                  Work has just started on a multi-million pound M58 improvement scheme in Sefton. The project involves the construction of the ‘missing’ slip roads at Junction 1 of the busy motorway, providing a northbound off slip and a southbound on-slip.
  • 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:
  • Exciting role in Corporate Communications Team

    30.05.19
    An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Corporate Communications Team for an Internal Communications Executive, based at our Dublin Head Office. We are looking for someone with a strong interest in internal communication, a self-starter with loads of initiative, who can support the implementation of our communications strategy. Knowledge and experience in social media, a solutions focus and excellent writing skills are a must.
  • Quintain and John Sisk & Son sign Contract for 458 new Homes at Wembley Park

    23.05.19