Two companies from the Shannonside region are in the top 50 construction firms in the country.
The list by the Construction Industry Federation seeks Longford’s GEM group at 30th in the list, with a total turnover of €57 million in 2018
Leitrim’s King & Moffatt is not far behind in 34th place, with a total turnover of €46.1 million in 2018
John Sisk and Son is Ireland’s top construction contractor with a total turnover of 1.1 billion.
In 2018, it won two key projects at Longford’s Center Parcs, building 466 lodges and 30 apartments, as well as the resort’s restaurants, the sub-tropical paradise swimming pool and spa.