Founded in 1964 in Limerick, Kirby Group Engineering is a leading mechanical and electrical engineering contractor operating across Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe, and directly employing over 1,500 highly-skilled professionals.

Kirby provides full mechanical and electrical contracting services as well as specialist high voltage (HV) and medium voltage (MV) design and construction services to clients across a number of different sectors including Data Centres, Life Sciences, Industrial, Commercial, and Power and Renewables.


Years serving clients


People Directly Employed


Million Turnover

Current Projects

Kirby Group Managing Director, Mark Flanagan, presents Alison Reynolds, Corporate Partnerships Officer, from the Irish Cancer Society, with a Christmas donation cheque for €50,000.

Kirby Brings Festive Support for Charities Once More

(l to r) Anna Carr, a student of Mechanical Engineering at University of Galway, Alannah O’Connell who is studying Renewable and Electrical Engineering at TU Shannon; Ciara McMillan, a student of Electrical Engineering at SETU; and Leah McElvaney who is studying Mechanical Engineering student at ATU Sligo, pictured at Kirby’s Headquarters in Limerick for the launch of its second bursary scheme. 
Photo: Alan Place

Second Intake Announced for Kirby Bursary Programme

Over 40 members of the Kirby team took to sleeping out for the night in support of the Focus Ireland #ShineALight event. Collectively our team raised almost €34,000 for homeless services across Ireland.

Kirby team takes part in Focus Ireland ‘Shine a Light’ event

More than 120 cyclists took the roads of Galway last Friday to raise funds for two brilliant charities, National Breast Cancer Research Institute and Milford Care Centre.

Second annual Kirby Way Cycle achieves great success

Launching the Kirby Way Cycle 2023 were, Fiona Doyle, Kirby Group with Limerick Hurlers, Aaron Gillane, Kyle Hayes and Barry Murphy. Picture: Alan Place

Final preparations for the Kirby Way Cycle 2023

Pictured celebrating the success of the Investors in Diversity Silver Award were, Fergus Barry, Group HR Director, Melandri Van Zyl, HR Officer, Michealla Sheedy, Travel Booking Assistant and Rajeev Rajendran, Electrical Engineer.

Kirby achieves Investors in Diversity Silver Award

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