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Construction

Northern Ireland construction companies have a strong reputation for delivering excellence and expertise combined with innovation and a flexible, customer-focused approach.

Global Markets

Driven by a unique set of skills and expertise, a focus on innovation and internationalisation, Northern Ireland’s construction sector has successfully implemented major projects around the world, ranging from new airport runways in Hong Kong and the Caribbean to refurbishing the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh and building theme parks in Paris and Dubai.

Capability

Our companies offer expert services across a wide range of areas such as general contracting, professional services, facilities management, building envelope, interior fit-out and civil engineering.

We have developed university-led innovation in construction services and solutions that are helping designers develop fresh concepts, and developers and contractors reduce costs and save lives in the following sectors:

Prime Residential | Infrastructure | Housing | Commercial | Industrial | Education | Healthcare | Hospitality | Energy | Marine

Sector expertise

Construction contractors

Area of sector expertise

  • General and main contractors
  • Mechanical, electrical and utilities
  • Structural and architectural steel
  • Specialist joinery and fit-out
  • Building excellence and strong background in construction expertise
  • Providing an innovative approach to construction projects
  • Implementing digital technologies to meet customers’ needs  
  • Highlighting the importance of sustainability

Manufactured construction products

Area of sector expertise

  • Concrete
  • Timber
  • Quarry products
  • Kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms
  • Doors, windows, facades
  • Provision of a diverse range of innovative production methods
  • World-class quality and products made to last
  • Use of creative design technique

Construction services

Area of sector expertise

  • Architecture
  • Civil engineering
  • Environmental
  • Value added services and expertise across a range of sectors
  • Providing an innovative approach to construction services projects
  • Collaboration with key industry partners and local universities

Recent projects

Northern Ireland companies have provided expert services and materials for the following international projects:

  • Theming - Legoland and Sony Pictures Studios movies in Motiongate™ Dubai  
  • Canary Wharf Crossrail Development
  • Euro Disney (Paris)
  • King’s College - This site is located amongst some of the most significant of London’s Grade 1 listed buildings
  • Electrical fit-out in the first Audi Digital Showroom in London
  • British Embassy Chancery Office (Paris)
  • Lord’s Cricket Ground (London)
  • Manchester Metropolitan University

Access to world-class talent

Northern Ireland’s two world-class universities, Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University, along with our further education colleges have strong engineering schools and research centres that work closely with construction companies on R&D and new product development.

Northern Ireland for foreign direct investment

Northern Ireland is an attractive place for investment in the construction sector thanks to a combination of factors including skills availability, excellent infrastructure, cost-effectiveness and a supportive business environment. To find out more, visit our Invest in Northern Ireland section.

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