LK Shields has acted for international electrical and mechanical engineering business, Designer Group, in relation to its entry into a joint venture arrangement with construction services provider, Sisk.
Subject to approval by the CCPC, the new joint venture business will deliver a fully integrated facility management service to the extensive customer bases of both Designer Group and Sisk, as well as to new customers.
Michael Stone, CEO of Designer Group has said:
“We are ambitious for and see real possibilities in the facilities management sector in Ireland.”
“We’re looking forward to an exciting period where we will have the capacity and platform to offer and provide these large-scale maintenance contracts within the public and private sectors to both leading national and international organisations.”
The LK Shields team was led by Gerry Halpenny (Partner) and Jennifer McGuire (Partner), with assistance from Marco Hickey (Partner – Competition), James Byrne (Corporate Associate), Saadi Siddiky (Competition Legal Executive) and Gráinne Reid (Trainee Solicitor).