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Boeing and Datalex partner with IASC and DCU to support high-flying aviation start-ups at Shannon

  Paris, France, Tuesday 20th June 2017: Shannon Group plc’s International Aviation Service’s Centre (IASC) and DCU Ryan Academy for Entrepreneurs have today announced a partnership with global aviation companies Boeing and Datalex to assist new start-up aviation and travel tech companies at Shannon. Welcoming the ‘Propeller Shannon’ partnership, which was announced at the Paris Air Show today, Patrick Edmond, Managing Director of the International Aviation Services Centre (IASC) at Shannon...

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Shannon Group starts work on €10m high spec office block to facilitate major inward investment and employment

   Minister Pat Breen launches build with sod turning 55,000 sq ft building creates first space for new tenants in Shannon Free Zone as part of wider €25m investment programme The inward investment potential of the Shannon Free Zone is set to be significantly boosted following the sod-turning today by Shannon Commercial Properties for a €10 million state-of-the-art new office block. The high-spec 55,000 sq ft facility, built to LEED (Leadership in energy and environmental design) Gold standards...

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Shannon Commercial Properties in growth mode

“Whether it’s the Limerick 2030 plan or the opportunities coming from Galway’s 2020 European Capital of Culture, there is a growing sense of momentum in the Shannon and Mid-West region. Strong regions make for a strong national economy, which is hugely important in ensuring balanced regional development,” says Ray O’Driscoll, Managing Director, Shannon Commercial Properties, a Shannon Group company, which is undertaking a first phase €25 million investment at one of Ireland’s best known and most...

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Shannon Group welcomes Element Six investment in Shannon Free Zone

Shannon Group has welcomed the €7million and 100 job investment by Element Six as an endorsement of the Shannon Free Zone as a leading destination for innovation and Shannon Airport’s role in supporting that. Congratulating the company, Shannon Group CEO Matthew Thomas said:  “This is a major success for Element Six and testament to the hard work of their operations in the Shannon Free Zone, as a global base for high-end manufacturing. Given the company already has a 60 year history here in Shannon...

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Shannon Group announces plans to develop new hangar

Shannon Group plc has confirmed that it has lodged a planning application with Clare County Council for a new aircraft hangar at Shannon Airport. The proposed development will comprise the construction of a new steel framed wide-bodied aircraft paint hangar and internal ancillary office space, workshops, plant rooms and storage space within the airport lands at Shannon Airport. The new hangar will have the capability to accommodate multiple aircraft types up to an Airbus A380. With 50,700sq meters...

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Development programme gathering pace

€3.5 million project to develop 100,000 sq. ft. facility latest investment First phase of Shannon Free Zone programme putting in place world-class facilities to support unprecedented inward investment into region Shannon Commercial Properties, a Shannon Group plc company, have announced the €3.5 million development of 100,000 sq. ft. of industrial space in the Shannon Free Zone. With this latest announcement, Shannon Commercial Properties is on track to complete the €21m first phase development...

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Christmas & New Year Contacts

The Shannon Commercial Property offices will close from 5pm on Friday 23rd December and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. The following arrangements are in place for commercial property tenants over the Christmas and New Year periods. In the event of a security/alarm issues  – contact ISS control room 01-6308820 or 01-468 2908. In the event of a maintenance issue  – contact K Mac 086-1626962  

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Landmark Office comes to the Market

Shannon Commercial Properties, a Shannon Group company, has completed another project in an initial €21 million investment planned for Shannon Free Zone in Co. Clare. Universal House at Shannon Free Zone has just been put on the letting market following a major refurbishment. Welcoming the completion of the project, Ray O’Driscoll, managing director of Shannon Commercial Properties said: “We are delighted to bring Universal House to the market. This property is the first initiative...

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Shannon Commercial Properties Gateway Cup

The Shannon Commercial Properties Gateway Cup golf tournament took place in Woodbrook Golf Club, Co. Wicklow, on Thursday 1st September 2016. Teams from Ireland, Boston College and Georgia Tech, competed in the event, among them CEO’s from Irish and US companies, senior representatives from two US colleges, Irish broadcasting celebrity George Hook and US broadcast personality Michael Graham. Organised by the Ireland Gateway to Europe organisation (IGTE), a not-for-profit collective of Irish service...

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Shannon Commercial Properties announces Ireland/US business golf sponsorship

Shannon Commercial Properties has announced its title sponsorship of the inaugural Gateway Cup, the largest American/Irish business golf challenge ever to be held in Ireland. Organised by the Ireland Gateway to Europe organisation (IGTE), a not-for-profit collective of Irish service providers who showcase Ireland as Europe’s premier investment location, the golf tournament is aimed at enhancing Irish-US business relations. Announcing the sponsorship Ray O’Driscoll, Managing Director, Shannon...

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