Business description

Founded in 1964, Kirby is a leading Mechanical and Electrical engineering contractor with operations in Ireland, the UK and Northern Europe. The company, with a turnover of €167m, delivers high-value engineering and construction services and directly employs 670 highly-skilled professionals. Kirby has strong capabilities in BIM and prefabrication. These competencies, along with a LEAN approach to project delivery and an emphasis on quality and safety, ensures excellence and value for its clients.

Products and services

• High and Medium Voltage Design & Build services
• Process Pipework services
• Mechanical Building services
• Electrical Building services
• Instrumentation services
• Building Information Modelling
• Commissioning

Value proposition

After more than 50 years in business, Kirby has earned a reputation, supported by client references, for excellence in high-value mechanical and electrical engineering contracting services. This reputation is built on early engagement, finding innovative cost-effective solutions for complex build challenges and an uncompromising approach to safety, quality and delivery.
Kirby has developed its own approach to project delivery; the ‘Kirby Way’ involves creating and sharing value through working collaboratively, employing a ‘can do’ attitude and deploying highly-skilled and dedicated project teams who care about the success and delivery of the project.
Kirby places a strong emphasis throughout a project on innovation and prides itself on being at the forefront of the application of technology that drives efficiency and results in cost savings.

Standards and certificates

  • ISO 9001,
  • OHSAS 18001
  • ISO 14001
  • NISO
  • British Safety Council
  • ROSPA, EIQA, CIRI, BQF, Achilles, Lloyds NERS, CIF, IWEA, NICEIC, ISPE, CITA, LCI, EIC, ECIA, ECA,

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