Employing over 100 people directly, Purcell Construction operates nationally with offices in Galway and Dublin.

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It recently announced a number of senior management level appointments. Michael Bane has moved to the position of chairman, with Derek Timlin taking over from him as managing director. Tom O’Sullivan has joined the board as estimating director, and Maria O’Connor has joined the board in the role of financial director. The changes to the board of directors will strengthen Purcell’s team and enable the contractor to grow from the platform it has created.

Derek Timlin comments: “We are currently active in many sectors, including commercial, education, healthcare and residential.

Purcell Construction projects

Current projects include the North City Operations Depot for Dublin City Council, with a value in excess of €50m; the National Train Control Centre in Heuston Station, an extension to the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Westland Row, as well as several nursing home projects and a private residence on Ailesbury Road, Dublin.

“Despite the challenge brought about by Covid in the past two years and more recent significant inflationary pressures, I am optimistic regarding the coming years with our pipeline of new work remaining strong and diverse.”

Purcell Construction
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No 25: Purcell Construction

ADDRESS: 57 Briarhill Business Park, Briarhill, Galway

PHONE: 091 780800

WEB: www.purcell.ie

LINKEDIN: Purcell Construction

KEY EXECUTIVES: Michael Bane, Chairman; Derek Timlin, Managing Director; Gerry Dolan, Construction Director; Alan Lawless, Construction Director; Tom Whelan, Commercial Director; Tom O’Sullivan, Estimating Director; Maria O’Connor, Financial Director

KEY ACTIVITIES: General Building, Main Contractor.

YEAR-END: 31/12/2021