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Stories about Shannon Commercial Properties and the commercial property industry in Ireland
Here are all the latest news stories and some of our older ones, archived for your convenience.

COVID-19 Update

We are following all public health advice in relation to COVID-19. We are liaising closely with the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC), who are experts in this area. From an aviation perspective we are also taking guidance from the Airports Council International (ACI) and the World Health Organisation (WHO).The HSE has staff at Shannon Airport to assist arriving passengers who may have concerns in relation to COVID-19. We will continue to monitor...

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Council staff get sneak-peak of new airport hangar

Clare County executive and management were in Shannon Free Zone on the invitation of Shannon Group to see progress on the development of an €18 million, 92,000 sq ft specialist aircraft painting hangar at Shannon Airport, adjacent to Shannon Free Zone.  Shannon Commercial Properties Managing Director, Gerry Dillon and Shannon Group Chief Operating Officer, Ray O’Driscoll, were on hand to showcase the hangar which is capable of accommodating some of the world’s largest aircraft. Over 150...

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New Aviation Hangar at Shannon Airport

Shannon Group on target to deliver €18 m aircraft hangar – its largest single construction project to-date 150 jobs created during construction Shannon Group plc is on target to complete a new €18 million, 92,000 sq ft specialist aircraft painting hangar at Shannon Airport, adjacent to Shannon Free Zone and capable of accommodating some of the world’s largest aircraft. Over 150 jobs have been created during the 14 month construction phase and the hangar is on target to be completed...

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Full house: business is thriving at Shannon Commercial Properties

Oct. 6th 2019: Shannon Commercial Properties, along with our parent company, Shannon Group, were two of many companies spotlighted in today’s The Sunday Business Post supplement titled, Shannon 2.0. The supplement aims to highlight the many, high calibre career opportunities available here in Shannon, as well as the lifestyle benefits of working and living along the Wild Atlantic Way.You can read our article along with the rest of the supplement online here: Read More

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Shannon Group Raises €8K from Charity 5K

Shannon Group, in conjunction with Shannon Chamber, has raised more than €8,000 from an inaugural 5K event through the Shannon Free Zone last Thursday for this year’s Shannon Group designated charities, the Irish Cancer Society and Limerick Suicide Watch. The Shannon Group chosen charities will receive the boost thanks to monies raised by the 200 participants, supports and sponsors, Ei Electronics, ZAGG, ABC Nutritionals, Lidl, IQ-EQ, SKB Community Fitness Centre, Starbucks, Shannon Chamber,...

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Shannon Group staff to embark on epic 787km charity cycle to Ireland’s four main airports

Photos: From Arthur Ellis. Email aephoto@eircom.net; tel +353 87 2884885 Wednesday 21 August 2019: Shannon Group staff are going quite the distance – all 787km – as they seek to raise €20,000 for their designated charity programme.  This will bring to a staggering €300,000 the amount raised for deserving charities by Shannon Group staff over the past five years. Shannon Group employees from...

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Shannon Group 5K set to raise funds for charity

Shannon Group staff have raised over €278 K for charities since 2014 Shannon Group, in conjunction with Shannon Chamber, is encouraging people throughout the Shannon region to come out in force to partake in a Charity 5k run/walk to raise funds for Shannon Group’s Charity Partners, Irish Cancer Society and Limerick Suicide Watch.Organised in conjunction with Shannon Chamber, with the support of Ei Electronics and a number of Shannon businesses, the 5k will take place in Shannon Free Zone, Airport...

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Shannon Group congratulates JP and Noreen McManus and Adare Manor on securing The Ryder Cup 2026 Ryder Cup will boost regional economy and Shannon Airport traffic

Shannon Group, which operates Shannon Airport, Shannon Heritage and Shannon Commercial Properties, has today said that the hosting of The Ryder Cup in Adare Manor will be the single most important event ever for promotion of the region. Welcoming Government’s commitment on a licence that will pave the way for the 2026 event to be hosted at the stunning venue, Shannon Group Acting CEO Mary Considine said that in terms of global events, hosting The Ryder Cup cannot be surpassed for the region....

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Shannon Free Zone attracting inward investment to the mid-west

Shannon Commercial Properties’ ambitious property investment programme is aimed at ensuring the region is to the forefront with overseas investors With a €40 million property investment programme completed ahead of schedule at Shannon Free Zone, and an occupancy rate of 94 per cent, Shannon Group plc’s property company Shannon Commercial Properties has completed the first phase of an ambitious investment programme that is driving inward investment to the region. “It’s wonderful to see the...

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Top Chinese government official leads delegation to ‘pioneering’ Shannon Free Zone

Top Chinese government official leads delegation to ‘pioneering’ Shannon Free Zone

Tuesday 18th June 2019: Shannon’s long-standing ties with China have deepened with a visit by leading Chinese dignitaries. Mr. You Quan, Head of China’s United Front Work Department together with His Excellency Mr. He Xiangdong, Chinese Ambassador to Ireland, met at Shannon Airport with Shannon Group Chairman, Rose Hynes, Shannon Group Acting CEO, Mary Considine, and Andrew Murphy, Managing Director, Shannon Airport, a Shannon Group company. The purpose of the visit was to familiarise...

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