Exhibitors

Ardmac

Ardmac is an international construction specialist that delivers complex high value workspaces and technical environments.

We’ve been leading the way in specialist construction for over 40 years and we employ the brightest minds and the most advanced technologies.

Operating across Europe from our offices in Dublin, Manchester, Craigavon and Brussels, we employ over 300 staff,  providing specialist construction services to the commercial fit out, life sciences and data centre sectors, with in-house global capability to deliver projects to the highest standards. Ardmac’s vision is to be the contractor of choice for clients and the workplace of choice for great people.

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BAM Ireland

Operating successfully for over 60 years in Ireland, the bedrock of BAM’s ethos is to understand our client’s needs and project requirements and our ability to deliver innovative, cost efficient solutions that that meet and surpass these requirements. Our track record for delivering large and small-scale projects within budget and ahead of schedule has enabled us to become one of Ireland’s largest and strongest construction businesses.

BAM has collaborated with public bodies and private national and international clients and consultants to deliver landmark projects that support the development of Ireland and its economy.

Our services encompass every phase of the construction process, from development to design to construction and including finance, operation and maintenance. We are a leader in PPP and play a key role in providing Ireland’s health, education, civic and transport infrastructure. BAM currently employs over 2,000 people directly and indirectly, with a turnover of €550M for 2018.

Our spectrum of construction activities include:

  • Building: Public& private building, PPP, FDI Facilities
  • Civil Engineering: Motorways / roads, structures, energy, marine and water & wastewater
  • Fit-out: Complex and phased works in live environments
  • Property: Development
  • FM & OM: Public and private buildings & infrastructure
  • Rail: Mainline, light rail & OHLE
  • M&E: Mechanical & electrical

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Castleheath Developments

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Crystal Lean Solutions

At Crystal Lean Solutions (formerly Crystal Business Solutions), we recognise the cost competitive pressures of Irish based organisations operating within markets that won’t stand still. We offer a flexible, yet innovative, approach to Lean deployment with a real energy and enthusiasm for your future.

Our experienced team will guide you through our process based approach to deliver results, on time every time. We specialise in delivering unique and tailored Lean Training, Coaching, Mentoring and Consultancy at both a strategic and tactical level within your organisation.

Based in Limerick, Crystal Lean Solutions are enablers of Enterprise Lean Transformation to meet your future business needs.

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Designer Group

Our people and our client relationships are the twin foundations we built and continue to grow our business on. We are extremely proud of our workforce. We have invested heavily in staff training to place us at the leading edge in what is a rapidly changing industry. This investment has produced an innovative and passionate team that deliver projects for our clients safely, efficiently and to the highest standards in the industry.

We place a huge importance in learning about our clients’ requirements and adapting to their needs.

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Diatec

Diatec is a leading technology partner to the Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC) sector, establishing itself as a key knowledge base, providing best in class software, hardware, training & consultancy, & delivering value to our clients with unparalleled customer service.

We are Ireland’s largest Autodesk Gold Partner, the only Autodesk Construction Management partner in Ireland, an Autodesk Accredited Training & Certification Centre and HP & Microsoft IT partners solely focussed in the AEC sector.

Diatec’s business focus is on helping customers with technology adoption, implementation, training & consultancy in the following key areas:
– Autodesk BIM 360 Platform – “Digital Project Delivery” including software, consultancy, training & implementation
– Autodesk AEC Software – Software deployment, Training & BIM Consultancy (including BIM Implementation)
– IT procurement & systems implementation for the AEC sector – On premise, Hybrid & Cloud provisioned IT infrastructure (includes HP Servers
& storage, Azure & 365 cloud services, Revit workstations, Citrix deployed Revit & much more).

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DigitalX Limited

DigitalX (Digital Transformation). Moving forward in a digitally enabled world. Improve planning, development capabilities, and performance to help to achieve greater organisational success. Technology can be an integral part of this ambition to change, Human Capital is what drives change. Enable your workforce to work smarter towards a clear and deliberate goal.
Let DigitalX Plan, Build, Implement and Support a solution and bring your Digital Transformation to the next level.

The way we do business defines our Future, Change Management within a program of Digital Transformation ensures future success!

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DPS Group Global

Our know-how is your competitive advantage. We use a company-wide Quality Assurance System, but we believe that quality starts inside out. Every engineer, manager and employee uses our system every day because they are passionate about getting things right.

State-of-the-art quality engineering techniques and processes are central to the way we do things. We’ve built international standards into every stage of our operations and services (fully accredited I.S. EN ISO 9001:2008).

Do the results satisfy our clients? We measure customer satisfaction on almost everything we do. And we set the bar high on what we expect from our performance. The scores we receive are consistently high, but we never take them from granted. No system is perfect so we use a rigorous and robust continuous improvement process to prepare for tomorrow.

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Elk Recruitment 

Elk Recruitment is an award-winning niche recruitment firm with offices currently in Ireland and the United Kingdom. Our core competency is the placement of permanent and contract mid to senior level professionals within the Fenestration, Facade, Window & Door, Curtain Walling, Roofing and Cladding, Fixings, Pressings, Sealants, Construction, Glass and Glazing industry throughout Ireland, United Kingdom, MENA region and the United States.

At our core, we are fully focused on the delivery of a value-adding service, a service that we know is relevant to the industries we work with.

Our in-depth knowledge, particularly of the façade industry, comes from having worked in senior positions for aluminium, glass & steel companies for over 16 years domestically and internationally. During this time gaining invaluable experience and insight into elements of the business such as Estimation, Design, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing and Project Management. This practical in industry senior experience coupled with a very strong academic background is what differentiates Elk Recruitment from its competitors in our chosen field.

We are an honest, reputable and knowledgeable company

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Environment & Energy Management

Environment & Energy Final Logo400Ireland’s leading publication dedicated to every aspect of environmental management and energy efficiency at industrial, commercial and municipal levels.

For over 11 years Environment & Energy Management has provided it’s growing readership (now 12,000) with analysis and insight into the latest technologies and services available within Ireland, while our editorial team focus heavily on investment, business profiles and the future of the energy sector in this country.

As a publication written by acknowledged experts in their fields, Environment & Energy Management is disseminated to a controlled and targeted readership of over 12,000 key decision makers in Central & Local Government, the Professional/Services Sector (including Environmental Consultants, Engineers, Laboratories, all Third Level and other training/research Organisations, the Legal Profession and Agencies specialising in environmental protection and energy efficiency) – and, with particular attention to Small & Medium Enterprises, all sectors of Irish industry as follows: Food & Beverage; Pharmaceutical; Chemical; Medical; Electronics; Plastics; Packaging; Motor & Transport; Finance & Insurance; Textiles; Agriculture and Tourism.

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Ermen Systems Ltd

Ermen Systems provide an extensive range of water, energy saving and environmental technologies for applications across all sectors.. offering free advice, surveys and energy audits..

 

 

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Eversheds Sutherland

Eversheds Sutherland is Ireland’s only full service international law firm providing expert legal services to a predominantly business client base across a broad spectrum of areas. Our partners and solicitors strive to work in a collaborative partnership with our clients to deliver premium legal advice on time, and within budget through our innovative project management structure which is unique among the legal profession.

We work with some of Ireland’s largest, most successful and progressive companies as well as many exciting and innovative smaller companies. What is really important to us is that every client receives personal attention, dedicated service and the most appropriate integrated advice.

Being the Irish member of Eversheds Sutherland means we can provide a seamless service through our 66 offices and more than 200 relationship firms across Europe, the US, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. At local or international level, we aim to help all our clients in achieving their commercial objectives.

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Exyte

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Exyte is a global leader in Design, Engineering and Construction of state-of-the-art high-tech facilities in the Life Science, Chemical, Food, Semiconductor, Science & Research and Data Centers sectors.

With more than 100 years of experience, we have developed a unique expertise in controlled, regulated and white space environments; servicing the most technological challenging manufacturing sectors.

As the global partner of choice for leading technology companies, we understand the specific challenges and demands of delivering advanced technology facilities while supporting our Clients to achieve their next technology facility in a lean construction environment.

Exyte will design and/or build the “best-fit” lean manufacturing facility and processing environment around your specific core requirements.

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Flour

Clients depend on Fluor to address their business needs and help them increase capital efficiencies. As an integrated solutions provider, our experts work across diverse Client Markets, to offer cost-effective, innovative solutions to meet Clients’ capital project requirements. Fluor understands the complexities of today’s competitive markets, and together with our customers, designs optimal solutions to bring their quality capital projects to market safely, on schedule and within budget.

Fluor Processes and Systems Expertise

  • Clients look to Fluor as an integrated solutions provider to deliver the most complex and challenging projects, anywhere in the world. Fluor’s integrated solutions span the entire capital project life cycle: engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction, commissioning and start-up, maintenance and project management.
  • Fluor’s award-winning knowledge management system, Knowledge OnLineSM, is accessible 24/7 to our more than 56,000 global employees, allowing our collective expertise to be shared and applied across the company.
  • Fluor’s suite of comprehensive project execution tools, MasterPlant®, is used by our global project teams, ensuring consistency and quality in the delivery of projects.

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ICBE Advanced Productivity Network

The ICBE Advanced Productivity Network, formerly Innovation Lean Six Sigma, was established over 12 years ago by the Irish Centre for Business Excellence. The Network was tasked with identifying national and international best practice and through targeted interventions enabled network members to become Internationally recognised centres of excellence.  Focusing initially on Lean, Six Sigma and Shingo the network has expanded to include key technologies and methodologies from automation to data analytics including additive manufacturing.

Comprising of over 200 cross sectoral members, the network has delivered over 34,000 training days, with 5,500 individuals across 700 companies, 144 best practice visits and assisted with the achievement of over 11 Shingo Awards.

With a focus on People, Processes and Technology the network has expanded its learning networks from assisting larger organisations to actively embracing SMEs and indigenous companies.

Some key activities include:

  • Formal Shingo International Best Practice Award
  • Come, See, Learn and Tell Best Practice Company Visits
  • Industry led courses
  • Knowledge Sharing Network

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IT Sligo

IT Sligo is Ireland’s leading provider of online part time accredited education. Programmes include construction management, quantity surveying and its new Post Grad Cert in BIM and Lean Construction Management, which was nominated for the Irish Construction Excellence (ICE) awards.

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Jacobs 

Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With $15 billion in fiscal 2017 revenue when combined with full-year CH2M revenues and a talent force more than 77,000-strong, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction-and program-management for business, industrial, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors.

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John Sisk & Son

John Sisk & Son is an innovative, international, engineering and construction company. We are a progressive family owned business with long term vision, operating since 1859. Sisk is Ireland’s No1 provider of construction services with extensive operations across Ireland, the United Kingdom and mainland Europe.

Sisk has the track record, scale and capacity to successfully undertake large, complex, multidisciplinary programmes and we are recognised by our global clients as world leaders in safe delivery.

Based on a strong financial platform, Sisk’s strategy is to create value for our customers, partners and people through our technical knowledge, ability and experience to collaborate with our clients and suppliers to provide technical and delivery solutions in an open and can-do way to meet aligned objectives

We offer a full range of solutions where safety, innovation, quality, efficiency and value are integral to everything we do.

We deliver projects and programmes in key sectors such as Data and Technology, Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences, Infrastructure, Transportation, Healthcare, Commercial, Residential, Retail, Industrial, Leisure, Education and Energy.

Sisk employs 1,300 people across its operations in Ireland, the UK and Europe.

  • We focus on offering our people the best opportunities, developing them and provide a rewarding and fulfilling professional environment
  • We lead as a responsible business in our local communities and the wider industry. Our values guide our actions and our behaviours.
  • We invest heavily in our business, people, technology and innovation to drive the future growth and success of Sisk and safeguard our long term sustainability

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Jones Engineering

Jones Engineering currently employs 2,700 people in over 14 countries and has an excess turnover of over €500m per annum. The original company was founded in 1890 and since those earliest of days, innovation has been an ever present word. It is said that Harry O’Neil invented the compression fitting but failed to patent it.

It is no surprise therefore that we have been applying LEAN principles for many years and recognising the benefits it brings to our firm, our clients and the industry as a whole. We have invested significantly in LEAN training since 2004 with over 160 personnel trained in the University of Limerick to date up to and including Masters level. This commitment has fostered our dynamic, knowledge driven and customer focused concentration on eliminating waste and creating value.

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Kingspan Insulation

Kingspan is the global leader in high performance insulation and building envelope solutions. Improving building performance, construction methods and ultimately people’s lives – that’s what drives our teams across the world

+100 Manufacturing Facilities

+13,000 Employees Globally

+70 Countries

5  Divisions

The Kingspan Insulation World Class Operations Management (WCOM) Lean program was  started at the Pembridge Site in January 2010.

The primary driver was to reduce costs, increase plant reliability, improving the efficiency of the quality management, reducing the cost of failures, increase employee involvement, improve health and safety performance – in a structured and sustainable manner.

The first step was creating the reliable data streams to identify the main losses. Everything we do, we speak with data!

We Focus on Visualisation as a communication tool and on Involvement of Employees. Over 70% of operators are involved in continuous improvement.

In 2014 the program was expanded across the Insulation Division and renamed ‘Kingspan Operational Excellence Model’. In Castleblayney we commenced our WCOM journey in 2014. In 2018, we achieved gold level.

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LBS Partners

Each company’s business is unique and the approach to transformation needs to be aligned to the strategic goals,the objectives and the culture of the organisation. At LBSPartners, we have developed a transformation framework that assists our experienced consultants in bringing meaningful and measurable change to our partner organisations, through the improvement of people and business process.

We partner with you to develop unique, customised solutions. Our business improvement methodology recognises four specific cornerstones to transformation success: leadership, coaching, education and standardisation.

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Lean Construct Ltd

Lean Construct know how to practically apply lean thinking to the design, construction & maintenance of the built environment.We have extensive and unique experience in this field and are highly qualified to help.For the last 15 years we have helped our clients successfully apply lean techniques to all of the following project types: – Commercial new build & refurbishment , Housing, Social Housing Maintenance, Highways & infrastructure, Roads maintenance, Utilities, M&E services, Retail, Hotels & Leisure, Schools & Hospitals, Data Centres, High tech process plants and Pharmaceutical laboratories.

Knowledge transfer is a central pillar of our approach. We really understand the construction sector and know how to engage with your people to help them improve your business. We are certified as Lean Experts under ISO 18404 and can provide certified training to Lean Practitioner and Lean Leader levels under this global standard. We are also able to lead wholesale business transformation projects that can result in the organisational achievement of ISO 18404. Please attend the presentation from Dr Steven Ward for case study examples.

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Lean Touch Solutions

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Mace Technology Ireland Ltd

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Mercury Engineering

Mercury Engineering, founded in 1972, continues to operate as an entrepreneurial Engineering Contractor with three guiding principles, Safety, Quality & Delivery. This has been the cornerstone to being the most successful multi-disciplinary engineering contractor in every sector and geographical area in which we operate.

Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, Mercury delivers complex engineering projects across sectors where we have a proven pedigree of delivery. Our focus is to work in sectors that enhance development in technology, wellbeing and the built environment.

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MMA Consulting Engineers

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Murphy Surveys

Murphy Surveys offers a wide range of precision measurement solutions to support the needs of the built and natural environment, including BIM, laser scanning, topographic surveys, setting out, monitoring surveys, tunnels, railways, rivers, measured survey services, land surveys services, utility, GPR and more.

State-of-the-art technologies and an experienced, knowledgeable and highly trained team allow Murphy Surveys to provide their clients with a competitively priced, first-rate service.

Our years of experience have helped us understand our clients’ needs and the challenges they face. Every service we offer can be customised to meet our clients’ particular requirements. As leading global consultant surveyors, we can provide you with many services related to geophysical, topographical and land surveys.

Continuous investment in the most up-to-date surveying technology ensures our clients benefit from the most efficient, cost competitive and risk averse surveys on the market while providing the most rigorous standards in detail and accuracy.

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Origo

Origo, are a specialist distributor in the supply of built in and freestanding domestic appliances to the construction industry.

We tailor packages of appliances to suit the requirements of our clients and work from planning to completion of projects.

Our packages can be bespoke to suit the budget of your project , supplying brands such as Amica , Bosch and Samsung . Come visit us at our stand to find out how we can help you add value to your forthcoming projects.

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PM Group

PM Group is an international project delivery company operating across Europe, the USA and Asia. We provide services in project management, process design, facility design and construction management for major multinational companies.

We are world leaders in the Pharmaceutical, Food, Mission Critical, Medtech, Advanced Manufacturing and Energy sectors.

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RKD Architects

RKD Architects is an award-winning international architectural design group with an established reputation for delivering innovation and quality since 1913.

From offices in Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Antwerp, Ghent, and Stellenbosch, we provide excellent bespoke service across the EMEA region-within budget and without compromise. We tailor design solutions to meet the unique requirements of clients across a wide range of sectors, thriving on delivering projects that combine simplicity, clarity, and efficiency, with distinct character in context.

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S A Partners

S A Partners was established in 1993 by Professor Peter Hines. The organisation today has a team of 40 highly experienced lean consultants helping to transform organisations across all sectors, including the construction sector, in Ireland, UK, Europe & USA.

S A Partners Ireland is headed up by Region Head & Partner John Quirke. In 2010 John joined S A Partners with over 20 years of manufacturing experience in blue chip companies. Since joining S A Partners John has continued to work with Ireland’s leading companies embedding a culture of lean and continuous improvement. John and his team are passionate about business growth through the effective application of Lean Thinking.

S A Partners work very closely with their clients, customise offerings to clients specific needs and provide clients with the skills to sustain an enterprise excellence culture. S A Partners do not offer “off the shelf” solutions because every organisation is different but deliver a bespoke solution which is tailored to the requirements of that organisation, make it far more practical and sustains improvement in the longer term.

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Survey Instrument Services Limited

Survey Instrument Services are proud to be Leica Geosystems longest serving and main distributor in Ireland for over 40 years
We pride ourselves on the quality and range of products and services we offer to our customers. We supply the full range of surveying equipment, accessories, Total stations and GPS. Civil engineering and construction projects present many challenges for which we can offer complete solutions for surveying, monitoring & scanning.

With over 40 years experience in providing a quality and reliable service to the surveying and construction industries, we are committed to constantly improving the service we provide to our customers by adding new innovative products, solutions and services to our customers.

Today, with ongoing investment in our hire fleet and infrastructure, we are committed to finding solutions using the most advanced technology, utilising a support team unrivalled in Ireland.

Please visit our showrooms in Ballymount Dublin or Little Island in Cork to view the full range of products available.

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Team BDS

Team BDS is a consultancy business and we have provided professional services to state, commercial, industrial and service sectors since 1995. We have a proven track record of providing services to a range of clients in national and international markets.

We are leading lean and innovation consultants providing complete business solutions which are practical and metric driven with a strong people focus.

Our primary focus is on Lean, Innovation and Competitiveness. We have a dedicated division of highly experienced and qualified implementation experts who have been instrumental in successfully delivering lean, operational efficiency and business transformation programmes across all sectors.

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Topcon Positioning Ireland

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