LCC Group (Lissan)
Director: Michael Loughran
Pre-tax profit: £19.9m Employment: 246 Pay bill: £7.4m
18 Churchtown Road Cookstown Tel: 028 8676 5588 www.lcccoal.com
LCC Group is made up of LCC Coal, LCC Oil, Go Power and a number of other companies. Profits are largely derived from overseas bulk trading activities as far afield as South Africa, Columbia and across Europe.
The bought Cloghan Point Oil Terminal near Carrickfergus from AES Power in a multimillion pound deal. And in October 2016, it bought out its joint venture partner, Norwegian oil giant Statoil ASA, to acquire full ownership of the Maydown oil terminal in Co Londonderry.
Go Power also supplies electricity in the business market, with government and council contracts to supply electricity. It has gone from employing seven people in 2012 to close to around 240. LCC’S oil division was established in 1997 to expand the range of fuels available to its customers.