Newry Firm Mac-Group On Target For €185m Turnover

Niamh Parker Corporate

Newry-headquartered construction and fit out firm mac-group has secured contracts worth more than €90m (£78m) across the UK and Ireland in the last six months. mac-group is a privately-owned Main Contractor specialising in the construction, refurbishment and fit-out of commercial real estate. It has offices in Newry, Dublin, London and Birmingham and employs a direct workforce of over 140. The …

Newry firm mac-group on target for €185m turnover

Newry Firm mac-group On Target For €185m Turnover

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Newry-headquartered construction and fit out firm mac-group has secured contracts worth more than €90m (£78m) across the UK and Ireland in the last six months. mac-group is a privately-owned Main Contractor specialising in the construction, refurbishment and fit-out of commercial real estate. It has offices in Newry, Dublin, London and Birmingham and employs a direct workforce of over 140.  The …

Tech Start-Ups Set Investor Interest Alight At Ignite NI Accelerator Showcase

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Ten innovative technology companies have been given the chance to pitch their business plans to an audience of Northern Ireland’s top start-up investors at a packed demo event in Ormeau Baths. The Ignite NI Accelerator hosted its first ever showcase, bringing some of the brightest tech prospects to the attention of Northern Irish business leaders, stakeholders and investors. The showcase …

StepSpace Launches First Location In Belfast’s Centre House Following £3m Investment

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Centre House on Belfast’s Chichester Street is set to be the first of a number of locations in the city centre to house StepSpace, an exciting first-of-its-kind office space concept aimed at fast scaling tech companies. Developed to bridge the gap between co-working office space and the traditional city centre office letting, StepSpace represents an initial committed investment of £3m …

Belfast City Centre Gym Space Sells To Northern Irish Private Investor

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

A prime Belfast city centre property which is currently let to PureGym has been sold off-market to a local private investor for £2.46m, reflecting a net initial yield of 6.52 per cent. The leisure investment at 22 Adelaide Street comprises three floors of a six-storey red brick leisure and office building. The ground, first and second floors are currently used …

Causeway Asset Management Confirms 150,000 Sq Ft City Centre Office Letting

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Causeway Asset Management has agreed a lease on Nine Lanyon Place, one of the most prominent office buildings in Belfast city centre with the Department of Finance’s Properties Division. This large office transaction contract will see various Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS) departments and public sector bodies occupying 150,000 sq ft of Grade A office space set over six floors. …

Simon Brien Residential Opens New East Belfast Office Following £500,000 Investment

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

One of Northern Ireland’s leading estate agencies, Simon Brien Residential, has relocated and opened a new 1,500 sq ft office in East Belfast following an investment of more than £500,000 in the business over last twelve months. Reacting to the continued steady growth in the Northern Ireland housing market and the ongoing high demand for homes in the area, the …

Shoe Shop Puts Best Foot Forward With Investment In Online Platform

Shoe Shop Puts Best Foot Forward With Investment In Online Platform

Andrew Kelly Corporate

A family-owned business in Banbridge has invested £100,000 and created four jobs to support the continued growth of its online platform and export business. The investment was part supported by Danske Bank. Donaghy Shoes operates from a 25,000 sq ft store on the main street, employs 75 staff and exports internationally to more than 50 countries. Peter McVeigh, Director at …