Glencar attend the official opening of IKEA’s first Distribution Centre in Ireland

April 23rd, 2024

IKEA Ireland has officially opened its state-of-the-art distribution centre in Rathcoole, Co. Dublin, marking a significant milestone in the company’s expansion within Ireland.

We are proud to have carried out the full fit-out of this impressive 280,000 sq ft unit, marking our second completed distribution centre for IKEA within just 2 years. In addition to the warehouse fit-out, our scope of work also included the installation of office spaces, sprinklers, racking, a new security hut, and all associated civil engineering works.

Glencar CEO Eddie McGillycuddyRory McGillycuddy, Country Director of Glencar’s Ireland division, Commercial Director Neil Johnstone and Project Manager Vito Carlesimo attended the opening event; they expressed their excitement about the project, emphasising our commitment to growth and collaboration in Ireland with valued partners such as IKEA.

Special thanks to Wincanton and Construction Consultants Lysander and everyone involved in making this project a resounding success.