Working with some of the world’s leading Life Science companies

Bausch & Lomb Waterford
Bausch & Lomb are one of the most respected healthcare brands in the world, providing eye health care products including contact lenses, lens care and other eye surgery products. We have completed a large number of complex services projects in the Waterford site as main contractor and Services contractor including film capacity expansion projects and the recent Area 8 and 9 expansions.
GSK
GSK is a global pharmaceutical company  with 86 manufacturing sites in 36 countries. The OC and OTC Plants in Dungarvan manufacture Consumer Healthcare products, toothpaste, denture care products and Panadol. We have completed a large number of complex services projects in the Dungarvan sites as main contractor and Services contractor including the recent biomass power plant and the polygrip utilities and process projects.
Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific is a global medical device company that manufacture innovative medical solutions that patients around the world. Working with Arup and Sisk, we were nominated as the Mechanical and Electrical Installation Specialist for the new administration building in Boston’s plant in Clonmel, Co Tipperary.
Lake Region Medical (Integer)
Integer is a leader in advanced medical device outsourcing. The plant in New Ross Co. Wexford manufactures Catheters and Guide Wires. We have completed a number of complex Mechanical & Electrcial Services projects including a new build extension, cleanrooms, R&D Labs, GMP areas, workshops, etc.
Solutions room Bausch + Lomb
Bausch & Lomb are one of the most respected healthcare brands in the world, providing eye health care products including contact lenses, lens care and other eye surgery products. We have completed a large number of complex services projects in the Waterford site as main contractor and Services contractor including film capacity expansion projects and the recent Area 8 and 9 expansions.

John Murphy

Quality Director

John is the company Quality Director with overall responsibility for all Quality activities and resources. He is hugely experienced, having worked for many years in the Pharma and Manufacturing before joining Weltec in 2014. He holds qualifications in Chemistry, Quality Assurance, a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a Masters in Business Administration.  He has been instrumental in the company’s continuous implementation of new and improved quality standards across all engineering and construction activities. He has also been the key driver in ensuring we fully understand our customer expectations and needs and that we have developed and implemented the quality control processes to meet and exceed these expectations.

Joe McGivney

General Manager, Electrical

Joe is a IPMA certified Project Manager and as General Manager Joe takes a key role in project proposals, project development, construction operations, and communication with all key stakeholders. He applies his extensive engineering and project management experience acquired over his 40 year successful career. He has delivered complex projects across many sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, ICT Manufacturing and Healthcare.

James Hackett

EHS Director

James is EHS Director and holds a BSc in Management and a H-Dip in Health, Safety & Welfare at Work from UCC. Working closely with the operations director, general manager and contract managers, James has full responsibility all EHS activities and resources across the company. James has been instrumental in directing the company to achieving world-class EHS practices, which have been recognised by NISO with the company winning the Bronze Overall Award and twice winning the Presidents Award for Large Organisations over a 4 year period.

Shane Ryan

Operations Director

Shane holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from UL and as Operations Director he is centrally involved in the direction and execution of all construction operations. He focuses on assembling multi-disciplinary teams to deliver large-scale complex turnkey projects and creating sustainable ongoing partnerships. He has extensive engineering and project management experience across different sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, Industrial and Food.

Gerard O’Leary

Managing Director

Gerard is the Managing Director and one of the original founders of Weltec Engineering in Waterford over 20 years ago. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from CIT and a Masters in Business Administration from UCC. He has 30 years experience in the engineering and construction industries and has been instrumental in the development of the company into a leading engineering and process contractor.