Working with some of the world’s leading Pharmaceutical companies

LEO Pharma
LEO Pharma is a global organisation and one of the first companies to build a pharmaceutical plant in Ireland in 1959. The Dublin plant has manufacturing and production facilities. Working with Prochem, we provided the utilities and process pipework services for project Tuba along with the shutdown to tie in the required services.
Sanofi, Waterford
Sanofi is a global healthcare leader with 75 manufacturing sites in 33 countries. We have completed a large number of complex services projects in the Waterford site as main contractor and Services contractor including Fill Finish building Formulation Suite upgrade, Fill Finish Line realignment project, Refrigerated warehouse, Analytical lab and Utilities projects.
Eirgen Pharma (Project Desha)
Eirgen Pharma is a world leading developer and commercial supplier of specialty medicines to the global market. Working with Fewer Harrington, we completed the full turnkey development of their new R&D, OSD and fill finish facility and the addition of a packing hall to their existing facility.
Alkermes Pharmaceutical Building
Alkermes is a fully integrated global biopharmaceutical company and a leader in innovative medicines. We were nominated as the Mechanical & Electrical installation specialist for the Glatt 120 Project in Alkermes Pharmaceuticals, Athlone, which also incorporated a commercial tabletting cleanroom suite.
Regeneron Ireland – QA/QC Laboratory
Regeneron are a global biotechnology company and a leader in human antibody technologies. Working with the PM Group, we were nominated as the Mechanical Installation Specialist for the QA/QC Lab building in Regeneron’s Biopharmaceutical plant in Raheen Limerick.
Sanofi BIVV
Sanofi is a global healthcare leader with 75 manufacturing sites in 33 countries. We have completed a large number of complex services projects in the Waterford site as main contractor and Services contractor including Fill Finish building Formulation Suite upgrade, Fill Finish Line realignment project, Refrigerated warehouse, Analytical lab and Utilities projects.
EirGen Pharma Packing Hall
Eirgen Pharma is a world leading developer and commercial supplier of speciality medicines to the global market. Weltec completed the full turnkey development of their new packing hall, warehouse and associated plant areas to their existing facility. Scope Fit-out of new Packing Halls, incorporating 3 no. packing halls, staff lockers, parts wash room, clean corridor, toilets and meeting room.
Sanofi, QC Labs Expansion
Sanofi is a global healthcare leader with 75 manufacturing sites in 33 countries. Working with Prochem / ECP we were nominated Main Contractor / PSCS and Mechanical services specialist for the development of 250m2 of new Laboratories coupled with a Plantroom expansion which added to the existing laboratory capability. Cold room install & associated Commissioning

At the 30th annual National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) awards, Weltec was awarded the Overall Gold Award and the Exceptional High Achiever Award

This is a huge honour for Weltec following on from our Overall Bronze Award last year. Over the past 7 years Weltec has consistently been recognised as a High Achiever at the NISO Award ceremonies.  These great achievements are a clear measure of Weltec’s commitment to maintaining and exceeding the highest Health and Safety standards on all our projects. Our safety team and all our staff deserve great praise for the huge effort they put in to keeping our safety standards at such a consistently exceptional high level. Read more: https://weltec.ie/weltec-wins-niso-all-ireland-gold-award-for-2021/

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 is just completing 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

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: 8000 sq. ft.

Type of fabrication: Carbon steel schedule pipework and skid assembly

Offsite Fabrication and Finishing 2
Weltec Carbon Steel Workshop
Yellow Gas Pipes Carbon

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.