Leading engineering firms from a variety of industries, including pharmaceutical, process, steel fabric, mechanical, civil, and more, have already made large investments in Kilkenny. These businesses were drawn to the area because of its exceptional global connectivity and ability to attract elite talent.

Kilkenny is a well-known destination for engineering services and is home to a number of other well-known
businesses in the field.

Solving complex Process Engineering challenges

Established in 1995, Prochem Engineering is one of the leading engineering consultancy firms in Ireland. Their offering has grown over time to a position where we now focus on the key engineering disciplines of Process Engineering and Building Services Engineering, delivering high quality integrated solutions throughout the project life cycle and into the operational environment. Prochem has two key office locations in Kilkenny & Cork. Our central location in the medieval city of Kilkenny means that our head office is located only 30 minutes from Waterford and 80 minutes from Dublin. As professional engineers, the directors of Prochem have always subscribed to the development of the engineering profession. To that end we actively promote and encourage career development and participation in industry organisations such as ISPE, Engineers Ireland and IChemE among our team of over 170 dedicated professionals.

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Noreside Engineering Ltd are specialists in stainless steel fabrication and the design and manufacture of conveying and packaging equipment for the Food, Pharmaceutical and Beverages Industries.

Their systems deliver increased efficiency and maximum commercial output. These results are delivered through a focus on the use of high-quality components and customisation to suit the individual requirements of the project.

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WEW Engineering Ltd – specialist Consulting Engineering design and management company focused on sustainable, energy-efficient water and wastewater treatment, including waste-to-energy projects, both industrial and municipal. Their highly professional team comprises specialist Water Chemists, Chartered Engineers, Master Planners, Field Specialists, and 3D CAD Designers. In-house water engineering specialities include chemistry and process design, with integrated mechanical electrical instrumentation and automation engineering services, all available for each project.

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Hayes Higgins Partnership was founded in 1980 by John Hayes and Donal Higgins. Hayes Higgins Partnership is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering practice employing 40+ staff in Dublin, Kilkenny & London. With 39 years in business they use their unique expertise to ensure they deliver the highest standard for their clients as a leading provider of consultancy services. Our constantly evolving skills base reflects the diversity of both our clients and our staff.

For more information contact: (056) 776 4710 |

Lawler Consulting is a multi-disciplinary team of highly qualified Building Services and Sustainability Engineers with offices in Ireland and the UK. We offer a range of engineering services including building services design, project management, and sustainability and low carbon consultancy.

Our practice has grown over the past 40 years to become one of the leading Building Services Consultancies in Ireland and is rapidly growing in the UK in all construction sectors including Education, Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Healthcare, Retail, Hotel & Leisure and Public Buildings.

We value our clients and are a trusted partner for them, many of whom have grown with us. The repeat business of these clients since our establishment is something we pride our operations on and are very grateful for.

Our aim is a simple one of making our client’s businesses better. This we achieve not simply through excellence in engineering, but also through ensuring we are aligned with our clients’ project objectives. We have particular sustainability expertise delivering healthier buildings with superior energy performance thereby reducing running costs but more importantly increasing yield and asset values of buildings.