Headquartered in Galway, JJ Rhatigan & Company is one of the most recognisable names in the Irish construction industry. With a €1bn pipeline of projects, JJ Rhatigan is continuously strengthening its position as a competitive, high-quality, safe, sustainable and innovative Tier-1 main contractor.
JJ Rhatigan has witnessed massive changes over the past seven decades and has managed to drive the business forward to where it is today as a successful employer, leading the construction industry with substantial operations in Ireland and the UK whilst maintaining exceptional balance sheet strength. Significant management progressions have positioned the company to avail of large-scale opportunities over the next five years and into the long term. This ensures its ability to scale while maintaining a high level of governance and oversight.
JJ Rhatigan project portfolio
JJ Rhatigan has a range of major projects, both completed and currently underway.
The end of 2022 saw the company complete McGarrell Reilly’s exceptional Charlemont Square development, a transformative regeneration project in the heart of Dublin 2. This award-winning mixed-use development has achieved placemaking excellence with over 260 homes, artfully designed public realm areas and office accommodation, almost half of which is occupied by anchor tenant Amazon.
JJ Rhatigan also recently handed over this €35m Technology, Society and Innovation (TSI) Building for Maynooth University, declared “a poster child in terms of programme, quality and coordination”. Amongst others delivered or on the cusp of delivery are the Advanced Building Solution projects for the IDA in Limerick and Waterford and the HSE Residential Care Centre in Tuam.
Projects currently underway in Dublin include Trinity College Dublin’s E3 Learning Foundry, a state-of-the-art building at the eastern end of the Trinity College Dublin campus in Dublin 2 and a much-needed housing project for South Dublin County Council in Tallaght, delivering 133 homes by mid-2024.
Also progressing well is the Higher Education Bundle 1 PPP, which focuses on STEM, ICT, Engineering and Life Sciences facilities at six technological universities in various locations around Ireland. When completed, these facilities will provide for 5,147 additional student places.
Over the coming months, JJ Rhatigan will continue to work on Phase 2 Student Accommodation in Galway University; four Design & Build schools for the Department of Education across Limerick and Cork; as well as mixed-use redevelopments in Maidenhead, Guildford and Three Kings Mayfair, London. The company is also significantly advanced in its transformation of Crown Square in Wellpark, Galway, with the commencement of the 180-bed, four-star hotel on the campus.
Sustainability at JJ Rhatgan
With the world around us changing all the time and with mounting pressure on scarce resources, the need to protect the environment and keep us safe will continue to shape JJ Rhatigan’s business as a responsible, committed and passionate contractor with a big vision to embrace the future and all that comes with it.
As an innovative and future-focused company, JJ Rhatigan is committed to investing in the development, well-being, and satisfaction of its people and supply chain partners and to ensuring the long-term viability and sustainability of the business.
No 9: JJ Rhatigan & Company
ADDRESS: Wolfe Tone House, Fr Griffin Road, Galway.
PHONE: 091 580800
LINKEDIN: JJ Rhatigan & Company
KEY EXECUTIVES: Padraic Rhatigan, Chairman and Group Managing Director; Ger Ronayne, Chief Executive Officer; Gerry Kelly, Group Chief Financial Officer; Sean Rhatigan, Corporate Services Director; Niall Higgins, Chief Operations Officer; Francis Mulry, Chief Commercial Officer; Lorna Tyrell, Chief Financial Officer; Deirdre Bennett, Chief People Officer.
KEY ACTIVITIES: Main Contractor, General Building.