Creating world class working and leisure environments

Horgan’s Quay
Horgan Quay Cork is a significant urban redevelopment consisting of 6 acres of disused railway lands on a river front setting. 3 phases of Offices development, Apartments and a Hotel.
Lilly is a global and world leading research-based Pharmaceutical company specialising in the areas of Bio-Medicines, Diabetes and oncology. Working with PJ Hegarty, we completed the mechanical and electrical services to the landmark new IE 40 hub building in Cork.
Client Confidential
Working with Arup we were nominated as the Electrical services specialist to carry out works on this world-class European headquarters building in Cork. The successful completion of this project led to further on-campus projects on call centers, health and wellness center and power infrastructure works.
Sanofi, Offices & QC Labs Expansion
Sanofi is a global healthcare leader with 75 manufacturing sites in 33 countries. Working with PM Group and Sisk we were nominated the mechanical services specialist for the development of 5600m2 of new offices and cafeteria, coupled with a QC Laboratory expansion which doubled the existing laboratory capability.
GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS)
GECAS is a world-leading aviation lessor and financier based in Westpark Business Park Shannon. Working with Faber Maunsell/Aecom, We provided the mechanical & electrical services to this 6,000m² of office fitout. We also completed 22,000m² of office Shell & Core and a further 6,000m² of office fitout for clients such as Digital River, Enterprise Ireland, and Genesis Lease.
Maritana Gate Mixed Development, Waterford
This project involved the construction of a mixed-use development incorporating an office shell and core and partial fit-out together with high-spec residential apartment block. The project also included the provision of a ground-level car park. Working with Synergy Engineering and Nevin Construction we provided the mechanical services to this development.
Clayton Whites Hotel, Co Wexford
Clayton Whites Hotel, located in the heart of Wexford is complete with a large leisure and conference centre. Working with Conroy Architect’s we provided a Turnkey Design and Build service for mechanical and electrical services for this prestigious hotel.
Aldi Distribution Centre Cork
Aldi Distribution Centre and regional office in Mitchelstown, Co Cork is located on a development of 33 acres. Working with Arup we were nominated the mechanical and electrical specialist on this project which has a gross floor area of 59,500m2 for ALDI Stores (Ireland) Limited.

Weltec Engineering celebrated the official opening of our refurbished Waterford HQ

On Friday 5th April, Weltec Engineering celebrated the official opening event of our refurbished Waterford Headquarters. The offices were opened by Mary Butler TD, Minister of State at the Department of Health, and Waterford Chamber of Commerce President, Niall Harrington.

The extensive refurbishment project was designed by Fewer Harrington & Partners Architects and the construction work was carried out by Suirside Construction Ltd.

The new offices symbolize the ongoing growth and development of Weltec Engineering as one of the leading Mechanical and electrical contractors in Ireland.

Bríd Duffy

Procurement Manager

Bríd is the Weltec Procurement Manager with over 20 years’ experience in the M&E Construction Industry. She joined Weltec in 2001, and has gained extensive knowledge in Project Management, Relationship Management and Negotiating Skills across different sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, Industrial and Food.  Bríd holds a Bachelor of Business in Industrial Purchasing from ITC and a Masters in Personal and Management Coaching from UCC.

David O'Connor

HR Advancement Manager

David is the HR Advancement Manager and holds a Degree in HR and Level 9 awarded from the Institute of Leadership and Management. He is a self-motivated Human Resources professional with over 20 years’ experience in industrial relations practices and employee relations within the manufacturing and construction industry. Working closely with the senior leadership team in Weltec, David is adept at planning, building relationships, implementing development programs and innovating change that enhance the company’s core values and aid the development of their people.

Eddie Hynes

Commercial Manager CSA/MC

Eddie is the CSA / MC Commercial Manager responsible for managing all commercial aspects of Main Contracting Projects from project estimating, value engineering, advise on procurement route through to final account settlement. Providing clients with real-time cost control and budgeting advice on a range of sectors including Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences. Eddie holds qualifications in Construction Technology and Management, Quantity Surveying and more recently has completed a Level 8 Special Purpose Award in M&E Quantity Surveying.

Trevor McPhillips

Commercial Manager M&E

Trevor is the M&E Commercial Manager for Weltec and holds a degree in Building Services Engineering from CIT. His role includes mitigation of risk and ensuring project commercial expectations are delivered whilst maintaining client relationships to develop repeat business. He has over 20 years’ experience in M&E construction including M&E Estimating, Quantity Surveying, Project Management, and Commercial Management. His projects have included semi-conductor, food processing, life sciences and pharmaceutical.

TJ Phelan

General Manager Mechanical

TJ is an IPMA Project Manager with 30+ years experience in the industry. TJ joined the team in 1995. He has been responsible for projects in our key sectors – Pharmaceutical, Life Science, Healthcare and Commercial. TJ has managed and developed teams in both Mechanical and Main Contractor Roles. He is responsible for understanding and managing both internal and external Stakeholder needs.

Lorraine Clooney

Finance Manger

Lorraine is the company Finance Manager with overall responsibility for the FInance Team. Lorraine has worked in finance in the multinational Private Healthcare industry in both the UK and Ireland and she has worked in the Construction industry for the past 15 years. As Finance Manager, her role covers financial reporting, project-specific cash flow reporting, maintaining credit, preparing annual budgets, and tracking budget progress throughout the financial year.

Carbon Steel Workshop

Workshop Capacity: 9500 sq. ft.

Type of fabrication: Carbon steel schedule pipework and skid assembly

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 for 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 All Ireland Presidents Safety Award for Large Organisations for the second time in three years, the Bronze Award twice in 4 years and the overall All Ireland Gold Award in 2021. 

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.