LEAN CONSTRUCTION IRELAND ANNUAL CONFERENCE EXHIBITORS 2023
Apex Fire have a nationwide network on the Island of Ireland which is part of a larger group of companies known as the Moyne Roberts Group with companies operating in Northern Ireland & the rest of the UK, along with operations in Holland, Belgium & Germany.
Apex Fire provide high quality Moyne Assured products with expert credentials, coupled with a quality service provided each time. We specialise in delivering Installation’s & scheduled services for Fire Detection, Protection products along with providing Fire & safety Training both classroom & online.
Apex Fire specialises in all types of Portable & wheeled fire extinguishers, Fire hose reels / cabinets & fire alarm / Emergency lighting systems. This can involve us doing a complete survey, followed by installation, commissioning & future servicing plans of these products to their relevant Standards.
Apex Fire are at the forefront of developing relevant standards in its field at, national level, National Standard Authority of Ireland & European level as members of EUROFEU in making our own contribution to this important area in the business of fire safety.
We are an International Construction Company that delivers high value workspaces and technical environments. Our Vision is to be the contractor of choice for clients, and the workplace of choice for great people. In over 40 years, we have grown from a small Irish operation to the leading provider of high-tech cleanrooms, data centre solutions, quality fit-outs, specialised refurbishments, and turn-key construction of manufacturing facilities across Europe.
ATU Sligo (formerly IT Sligo) have developed Ireland’s largest suite of online part time programmes for the civil engineering and construction sector. They have also partnered with Irish Water, TII, The Department of Transport, and the SCSI for bespoke programme offerings to address key industry needs. Recently, ATU have created Ireland’s Civil Engineering Apprenticeship Consortium and have received funding to develop and deliver Ireland’s Civil Engineering Apprenticeships from Higher Cert to Masters level. They offer many programmes, which have incorporated lean thinking and tools such as the Post grad Cert in BIM and Lean Construction Management and an MSc in Project Management. They will shortly be launching a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in Lean Construction. Lat year they received the Irish Construction Excellent (ICE) award for the best post graduate programme for the Meng in Road and Transport Engineering. This was the first online programme to achieve Chartered Engineering certification by Engineer’s Ireland. ATU work closely with industry to ensure effective knowledge transfer in both directions. They are active in research and consultancy in many areas such as civil, water and transport engineering as well as lean construction, project management, quality management and process optimisation.
Crystal Lean Solutions
Who Are We?
Crystal Lean Solutions as Lean Service Providers have supported construction clients at both strategical and tactical levels including LCi Lean Pass, Last Planner System, 5s, Direct Observation, Problem Solving, Supplier Early Engagement and Yellow Belt for Construction. The team has supported projects ranging from 2 Million to 5 Billion euro within Datacenters, Cleanroom, Pharma, Fit Out and Housing. Clients include Main contractors and sub-contractors within Ireland, UK and Europe. From research around the benefits of the LPS on projects, we have co-authored 2 publications on the impact of the Last Planner® System and presented finding at the IGLC and University of Limerick conference in 2019.
Blended Digital Lean Approach (COVID19)
We offer clients a blended Digital Lean approach in the management of their business, with particular focus on:
- Improving productivity through global collaborative virtual problem-solving tools
- Delivering projects to meet key milestones (Capital, Strategic & Continuous Improvement Projects) using bespoke Lean Digital Technology CoPlan Software
- Management of business processes through the application of the SCRUM process
Construction Sector Support
Our team, have provided support at LCi events, including facilitating Last Planner System workshops at the South West Lean Forum and WIT 2019, presented on Cultural Change Management and was project leader for 2 LCi the strategic project teams, including the developing of the Lean Pass program which was launched at LCi conference in October 2019.
We provide tailored Lean solutions, bespoke training packages, mentoring, and coaching, to deliver improvements in the following areas;
- Project Planning (On Site & Virtual)
- Contracts Administration
- Quality Improvements
- Productivity and Cost Reduction
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The Diatec Group is an Autodesk Platinum Solutions Provider to the Architecture, Engineering & Construction sector, an Autodesk Training Centre & an Autodesk Elite Construction Specialised Partner.
As a major European & Ireland’s largest Autodesk Platinum Partner, we are focused on the digitalisation of the Construction Industry, helping customers with technology adoption, implementation, development, training & consultancy.
Diatec leverages its highly skilled industry teams to deliver integrated solutions based on Autodesk’s Construction Cloud Unified digital project delivery platform, together with powerful Autodesk BIM & CAD tools, to our clients in the AEC sector.
We deploy, deliver & onboard clients’ Autodesk requirements, provide instructor-led & Pinnacle eLearning training & offer more advanced Building Information Modelling (BIM) consultancy, Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) & software asset management services.
As part of our consultancy & service offering, we help customers with Autodesk technologies & workflows, ensuring clients can be successful, optimising their outputs, & ensuring the investments made in Autodesk technology & services deliver the best business outcomes.
DPS Group is a global engineering, consulting, and project management company, serving high-tech industries around the world. DPS delivers services for clients across the complete engineering and construction value chain including feasibility studies, concepts, consulting, architecture, engineering, procurement, construction management, commissioning, qualification and validation, as well as contingent staffing solutions.
DPS applies its extensive process engineering expertise built over 45 years, as well as significant Lean construction experience to assist clients in high-end process sectors such as pharmaceuticals, biotech, and semiconductors to deliver manufacturing facilities speedily, safely and cost effectively. What sets the firm apart are the partnerships it builds with clients through a fundamental understanding of their businesses and its own agility, flexibility, original thinking, and high-caliber people.
DPS has grown substantially in recent years and now employs more than 2,000 people in 18 offices and on client sites in Ireland, U.K., Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Switzerland, Israel, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, and the United States. For more information, visit www.dpsgroupglobal.com
Enterprise Ireland is the state agency responsible for supporting the development of manufacturing and internationally traded services companies. We provide funding and supports for companies - from entrepreneurs with business propositions for a high potential start-up through to large companies expanding their activities, improving efficiency and growing international sales.
Enterprise Ireland can support your Lean / Digital Enterprise Excellence journey, whether it is to benchmark and improve business processes with the support of digital technologies, to innovate your entire organisation, or to transition your organisation to the low carbon more resource efficient economy of the future.
Enterprise Ireland’s Lean Business Offer (LeanStart, LeanPlus, LeanTransform) is designed to encourage clients to adopt Lean business principles in their organisation to increase performance and competitiveness.
Lean tools and techniques are helping companies across the globe to address competitiveness issues within their businesses by building the capability of their people to identify problems, improve operations and create a more innovative organisation.
Errigal is a specialist construction company headquartered in Monaghan. In addition to developing the 70-acre former Enkalon site in Antrim into a centre of excellence for off-site construction, Errigal is expanding its operations in Europe with permanent bases in Switzerland and Germany.
Errigal uses digital construction techniques to drive its business. Investing heavily in technology and people, positions us as leaders in bringing new technologies to market. As the company grows and diversifies, our innovative approach has been recognised, having won one of Deloitte’s Best Managed Companies in 2021 and 2022. We were also awarded the inaugural ‘Best in innovation Award’. The title was awarded for our ambitious strides in achieving a superior level of business performance and our ability to adapt, innovate and progress in the fast-moving and evolving construction industry.
‘The Errigal Way’ emphasises our commitment to continuously developing innovative operating methods. We drive operational excellence across our business functions by combining lean methodologies with business process management philosophies.
Established in 2012, Fiontar Group are leading the charge in providing outsourced Health, Safety Environmental & Quality services that are delivered by a dynamic, industry-leading team. We provide cutting-edge safety services that perfectly blend technology and expertise to deliver exceptional results.
We have created DocuSafe, our own in-house document management system which brings on-site digital safety to the construction industry at an affordable price.
Helping Businesses Be the Best They Can Be
Exploring new and better ways of working that will bring improvements in the shortest time.
Learning how a challenge that has kept you awake at night has been solved by others.
And knowing that you’re building a strong company not just for yourself, but as part of your commitment to Ireland’s competitive future.
The key to it all is SHARING. A coming together for the good of not just one, but for all. At the Irish Centre of Business Excellence, our Members know that power is gained by sharing knowledge, not holding on to it. Because knowledge only reaches its true potential when we pass it on – and watch it multiply. Without a doubt, some of the most successful companies in the world are those who share, collaborate and practice free exchange of ideas.
This ‘willingness to work together’ is in the DNA of the ICBE, and has seen us help set, support and share best business practice, skills and knowledge for all our Members within the manufacturing and service industries.
Through events, customised funded training, Benchmarking Visits to exemplary companies and our unique Call for Support process we facilitate continuous improvement, spread innovations and collectively solve problems for the good of all.
ICBE Advanced Productivity Skillnet
This comprehensive Skillnet is committed to promoting innovation and productivity though industry-led training for the manufacturing and service sectors in Ireland. Advanced methodologies and technology are key focus areas.
Focusing initially on Lean, Six Sigma and Shingo, this Skillnet has expanded to include key technologies and methodologies from automation to data analytics and additive manufacturing.
John Sisk & Son
John Sisk & Son is an innovative, international, construction and engineering business with long term vision and who celebrated 160 years in operation in 2019. Sisk is Ireland’s No1 provider of construction services with extensive operations across Ireland, the United Kingdom and mainland Europe and has the track record, scale and capacity to successfully undertake large, complex, multidisciplinary programmes. We are recognised by our global clients as world leaders in safe delivery.
In the UK we are active across arrange of sectors and regions with offices in St Albans, Solihull, Warrington and Bristol. We deliver projects and programmes in key sectors such as Data and Technology, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences, Infrastructure, Transportation, Commercial, Residential, Retail, Industrial, Leisure, Education and Energy.
Sisk employs approx. 1,700 people across its operations in Ireland, the UK and Europe.
Jones Engineering is a leading global, mechanical, electrical and fire protection contractor operating in 14 countries across Europe and the Middle East. The original company was set up by Harry O’Neil in 1890 and to this day has continued his vision of prioritising education, training and innovation. Over the last century Jones Engineering have grown sustainably in both size and reputation with a turnover of c€700m and resources of over 3,500 people worldwide.
Jones Engineering have been applying LEAN principles for many years and recognising the benefits it brings to their firm, their clients and the industry as a whole. This commitment has fostered their dynamic, knowledge-driven and customer-focused concentration on eliminating waste and creating value
For over 30 years Mace have been delivering some of the most complex and challenging construction projects in the world – including some of the most iconic structures ever built.
Mace was founded on the principal of finding a better way, and our clients work with us to deliver their ambitions and push the boundaries of innovation to deliver better, faster and more sustainably.
We’ve helped to bring global icons to life, like the Shard and Battersea Power Station, as well as building cutting-edge research facilities and world-class residential and commercial projects.
We know that we have to build with purpose. That means we strive to create opportunity with each and every step forward.
Far more than just buildings, we see the built environment in a larger context, whether we are creating new neighbourhoods or ambitious new infrastructure projects.
From building more safely and sustainably to adopting radical new methods of offsite delivery, our construct engine is leading the way in our sector.
Whether it’s towers or Stadiums, museums or supermarkets, airports, homes or banks - to name a few - our success is founded on a simple formula of finding a better way of delivering for our clients.
We build strong, enduring relationships. We nurture long-term partnerships. Together, we redefine the boundaries of our ambition. From leading developers and clients from both the public and private sector, we work together and challenge each other to deliver distinctive value.
And if our relationships are the key to the success of our construction business, then our approach to health and safety, quality and service excellence are the foundations on which everything rests.
We place construction to production, digital and data, service excellence, quality, assurance and sustainability at the heart of our construction delivery. That means delivering faster, better and greener; increasing productivity, reducing waste and leaving a legacy of quality and safety.
Mercury is a European contractor. We build and manage complex engineering projects that reimagine how people work and live in the built environment. We believe that real innovation happens if you’re willing to be brave. Our determination and sharp focus enable us to deliver leading edge construction solutions across a range of key sectors, including Data Centres, Life Sciences & Advanced Technology, Building Services, Healthcare, Fire Protection & Technical Support Services.
Our purpose is to deliver our clients vision through leading edge construction solutions. We go beyond our duty which turns clients into partners and builds relationships that thrive.
Mercury has long been an advocate of Lean and has been implementing its principles into work practices for many years. Lean has always been something we strive for and our default position is if there’s an activity or a task that we’re going to perform for our client, safely we’re always trying to make it happen – better, faster or smarter.
Murphy Geospatial (formerly known as Murphy Surveys) captures, collates, verifies and governs geospatial data for our clients within the architecture, engineering and construction industries need; to work with confidence and maximise efficiencies. Our specialist consultancy and data helps to underpin key decision–making throughout the asset lifecycle. In an increasingly complex and ever changing world, we provide geospatial certainty you can trust.
Our highly skilled and experienced team engage with our clients to provide exceptional levels of customer service. With extensive resources and highly developed workflows, which have been refined through the delivery of over 20,000 projects over almost 40 years. This enables us to confidently and consistently deliver a diverse range of projects of any complexity and scale.
We leverage the latest technology and our R&D team to develop industry leading geospatial data capture and outputs. We are revolutionising how our clients engage and utilise spatial data to provide additional value though the project or asset lifecycle.
Philip Lee LLP is one of Ireland’s leading corporate and commercial law firms. Our Dublin head office is enhanced by expertise in London and San Francisco. We have built a team that can advise you on every aspect of your business, both in Ireland and internationally. We are recognised leaders in several areas of legal practice, supporting businesses across multiple sectors and providing comprehensive services in every specialist area.
Project7 are specialist global performance improvement consultancy geared to provide Lean inspired solutions across our client’s complete asset value streams, including Infrastructure Design & Build, Operations & Manufacturing and Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul. Our industry-leading and universally recognised model, underpinned by Lean and Agile methodologies, creates sustainable success, empowers high performing teams and captures measurable Return on Investment for shareholders, customers and employees. Our team comprises of strategy design & deployment specialists, Lean process creators, high-performance coaches, rapid change agents and expert interim leaders. We support organisations to identify their primary problems, overcome them and deliver quantifiable and sustainable business results.
For further information, contact us at Change and Leadership Consultants | Project7 Consultancy
Total Air Solutions
Total Air Solutions are Irelands leading ventilation compliance company.
We are licenced installers of the worlds 1st artificial intelligence-based solution for real time monitoring of pharmaceutical ventilation systems. The sensors look at 4 main perimeters which are.
. Dust accumulation in HVAC system
. Microbial contamination
. Pressure differential in AHU filtration
. IAQ (Indoor Air Quality)
Having Remotair real time monitoring in your HVAC system means there is no down time for unnecessary changing of filters, as well as having a legal benefit to having your ventilation system monitored 24/7. The AI machine learning of the sensors allows the predictive analysis of the HVAC systems. It can tell you when you should clean the system or change the filters. We do this by using a matrix of 100,000 plus data points collected over years of research.
Total Air Solutions also seal ventilation systems in the pharmaceutical industry using our product called Aeroseal. This innovative technology allows us to offer our clients the opportunity to save on energy costs along with reducing carbon emissions and increasing the overall air quality in their workplace. It has been proven that there are substantial savings on energy bills and CO2 emissions after AEROSEAL is applied. Worth Noting at the most recent SEAI Energy Show “AEROSEAL” won the Best Energy Efficient Product of the Show Award 2022. This product is perfect for large volumes of air in which pharmaceuticals are front and centre.
All in All for the health, hygiene and efficiency of your HVAC systems we are the go to company in Ireland with our moto –“ Clean, Seal, Monitor and Maintain”.
Touchplan is the leading construction planning software that allows project teams to easily collaborate on construction projects during phase planning, weekly planning, or real-time planning in the field. Using Touchplan reduces delays, improves operational efficiency and jobsite safety, which results in more predictable and profitable outcomes for Touchplan users and their ultimate customers. Touchplan is the software division of privately held MOCA Systems, Inc. Learn more about Touchplan at touchplan.io.