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Linxon award Kirby Seagreen mechanical and electrical package

Jul 13, 2021

Linxon has awarded Kirby Group Engineering a subcontract for the onshore substation mechanical & electrical installation and building services works as part of the Seagreen Offshore Wind Farm Substation package. The works include the installation of the onshore primary and secondary HV power equipment including the super-grid transformers, switchgear, dynamic reactive compensation, shunt reactors, harmonic […]

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Kirby Group Engineering announces 300 new jobs

Jul 2, 2021

Irish engineering firm predicts significant growth through data centre construction. Kirby Group Engineering has announced plans to create 300 new jobs as part of a significant expansion to meet demand for its services in Ireland and across Europe. The family-founded, privately owned company says the new jobs will include engineering, commercial, operations and administrative staff, […]

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Eve Cassidy

‘I get to talk to my engineering heroes every day’ – #INWED2021

Jun 23, 2021

Today marks International Women in Engineering Day 2021 – an occasion that seeks to celebrate the work and achievements of women engineers. This year has put a particular focus on womens’ engineering heroes. Eve Cassidy, who works with Kirby Group Engineering thought carefully before nominating a group of people she felt fit the bill. “In […]

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Kirby backs ‘Heroes Retreat’ initiative to thank COVID-19 frontline healthcare workers

Jun 18, 2021

Irish company Iconic Camino, which offers retreats at some of Ireland’s most breath-taking locations, has found a special way to give back to the incredible healthcare workers who have been the true heroes of the COVID19 pandemic.  The brainchild of former Galway hurler Alan Kerins, the company is offering nominated frontline healthcare workers a free […]

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Kirby and PM Group team up to provide critical support to the HSE with India donation

Kirby and PM Group team up to provide critical support to the HSE with India donation

Jun 16, 2021

Kirby and PM Group are delighted to support the HSE’s recent donation of an oxygen generator from University College Hospital Galway (UCHG) to the Indian Health Service. After 14 long months, the fight against COVID-19 in Ireland is finally entering a more favourable stage with the successful rollout of a vaccination programme following on from […]

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Investing in people brings rewards for Kirby

May 14, 2021

Irish firm beats previous rating to reach ‘platinum’ level in industry programme. Kirby Group Engineering today announced it has achieved ‘platinum’ accreditation from the ‘Investors in People’ programme. It follows a highly rigorous assessment process for the Irish firm, in which it scored among the top 2% of organisations who have been assessed so far. […]

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Kirby participates in Darkness Into Light

May 13, 2021

On Saturday, May 8th, the brave and bold of Kirby clicked off their alarm clocks shortly after 5am, hit the floorboards and pulled on their yellow t-shirt as they prepared to take on the Kirby Sunrise Challenge in aid of Pieta. The aim of the challenge? To walk, run or cycle 5k at dawn wearing […]

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‘How resilience and values helped Kirby create a €300m business’, Mark Flanagan speaks to The Currency

May 5, 2021

“When you put iron into the furnace, steel is forged” – how resilience and values helped Kirby Group Engineering create a €300m business. Kirby began with two brothers from Limerick and one big idea. Today, Kirby employs 1,200 people and has revenues of €300m. Its Managing Director Mark Flanagan talks about Covid, overcoming challenges and […]

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Kirby honoured at Global Innovation Awards

Kirby honoured at Global Innovation Awards

Apr 15, 2021

Kirby Group Engineering was honoured to receive the Iberdrola Supplier of the Year Award for Digitalization at a ceremony in Madrid, Spain. Spanish King and Queen attend in Madrid as Irish firm is named among industry elite.

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‘Female students need to know they have a place in engineering’

Mar 1, 2021

Eve Cassidy from Kirby Group Engineering would love to see more women in her industry. Here, she shares her experience to mark Engineers Week 2021.

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KIRBY MANAGER MAKES GLOBAL LIST OF ‘40 UNDER 40’

Jan 21, 2021

Kirby Group Engineering has announced one of its employees has been named as part of Autodesk Construction Cloud’s “40 under 40: Champions of Construction”. Mark Danaher’s achievement is further proof of the industry-leading talent on the Kirby team.

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Kirby spreads good cheer with €100k charity donation

Dec 11, 2020

Kirby Group Engineering has donated a total of €100,000 to help people in need this Christmas. The Irish company has a longstanding tradition of supporting charities at this time of year and 2020 is no different.

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Mark Flanagan, Managing Director of Kirby Group

‘People Power’ – Mark Flanagan shares his values with the Irish Building Magazine

Dec 8, 2020

Mark Flanagan Kirby Group Managing Director, shares his views with the Irish Building Magazine on the power of people and why he believes being values-driven is the key to sustainable growth and caring about and investing in people are paramount.

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The former Ireland Rugby International, Fergus McFadden, joins the Kirby Team

The former Ireland Rugby International, Fergus McFadden, joins the Kirby Team

Dec 8, 2020

Kirby Group Engineering is proud to announce a new addition to its team. Fergus McFadden, the former Ireland Rugby International joins the firm as a Business Development Executive, a role in which he will play a key part in the area of relationship management, which is a core part of Kirby’s vision.

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Kirby doubles apprentice intake

Kirby doubles apprentice intake

Oct 22, 2020

Limerick-based engineering group Kirby has doubled its apprentice intake this year.

Kirby Group Engineering, which also has offices in Dublin, Cork, Galway and London, has taken in 80 apprentices for its 4 year programme in 2020, making it one of the largest apprentice recruiters in the country.

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Kirby sponsor CIF Construction Safety Week 2020

Kirby is an official sponsor of CIF Construction Safety Week 2020

Oct 14, 2020

Kirby is delighted to be an official sponsor of this year’s CIF Construction Safety Week which takes place from Monday, 19th October to Friday, 23rd October.

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Kirby complete three 'DIY SOS: The Big Build' projects

Kirby completes three ‘DIY SOS: The Big Build’ projects, which airs on 18th Oct at 6.30pm on RTE One

Oct 14, 2020

Kirby have just completed a third ‘DIY SOS: The Big Build’ Project. For this project, Kirby helped to deliver a dream home for the Guihen family in Leixlip.
Originally a BBC Format running for almost 20 years in the UK, this is the first time the show is coming to Ireland and Kirby are so excited to be a part of it.

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Mark Flanagan Kirby Group Managing Director

‘Defining a business by its people’ – An interview with Mark Flanagan

Oct 9, 2020

Mark, Flanagan Kirby Group Managing Director, spoke to the CIF Construction Magazine about the importance of fostering a working environment where people can achieve their full career potential.

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Pictured are Brian Burke and Mikey Ryan, Kirby with Matt Carty and Frankie Madden, Zimmer Biomet.

Kirby install Defibrillator Station in Oranmore

Sep 29, 2020

Kirby Group Engineering, in conjunction with Zimmer Biomet, Oranmore CFR, the National Ambulance Service and An Garda Síochana, have installed a defibrillator station in Oranmore village.

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Kirby nominated as a finalist for global AEC Excellence Awards 2020

Kirby nominated as a finalist for global AEC Excellence Awards 2020

Sep 23, 2020

Kirby has been nominated as a finalist for Autodesk’s prestigious AEC Excellence Awards 2020.

This is the first year Kirby has submitted an entry, which makes inclusion on the list of finalists an even greater honour.

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Kirby employees complete 22,000km as part of a three-week ‘Kirby Steps Challenge’

Jul 30, 2020

Kirby employees complete 22,000km as part of a three-week ‘Kirby Steps Challenge’

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Kirby employees raise €40,000 for the Irish Cancer Society

Jul 13, 2020

Kirby employees raise €40,000 for the Irish Cancer Society

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Kirby receives fourth consecutive International Safety Award

Mar 25, 2020

Kirby receives fourth consecutive International Safety Award

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Kirby sponsors students as part of the Leaders@LIT Student Scholarship Programme

Mar 3, 2020

Kirby sponsors students as part of the Leaders@LIT Student Scholarship Programme

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