Dromod firm complete seating contract for Knock Basilica


Dromod based company, Irish Contract Seating (ICS) has completed seating works at Knock Basilica, which was officially re-opened on Saturday, July 16.

The Basilica now has a seating capacity of around 4,000, making it the largest church in Ireland.

The special solid hardwood flip-up type of seating was designed and manufactured by ICS at their state of the art facility in Dromod.

Gavin Duignan, Managing Director of the company and his staff were congratulated for a job well done on the mammoth project.

An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, said he was very proud that Fr Richard Gibbons and the project architect, Paddy Fletcher, of A and D Wejchert and Partners Architects had selected an Irish manufacturer to carry out this seating contract.

ICS is the leading church seating manufacturer in Ireland with contracts completed in cathedrals and churches all over Ireland, England, America and Australia over the past 45 years.