Life Sciences: Multiple Projects & Phases Waterford
Client: Bausch & Lomb
Office & Commercial: Multiple Projects & Phases Waterford
Client: Sanofi
Healthcare: Radiation Oncology Centre
Client: Cork University Hospital
Pharma / Biopharma: R&D and Fill Finish Facility
Client: Eirgen
Pharma / Biopharma: Process & New Tableting Suite
Client: Alkermes
Pharma / Biopharma: Process Project & Manufacturing Suite
Client: GSK
Data Centres: Rapid Delivery Turnkey 3MW Shannon
Client: Mentor Graphics

Innovation in Pursuit of Excellence

Founded and managed by engineers, from the outset we have offered the full spectrum of MEP services.

Weltec’s multi-disciplinary teams work together with the other project stakeholders to develop and safely implement the best possible engineered solutions for our clients.

Large and complex projects have been delivered across multiple sectors including Pharmaceuticals, Biopharma, Life Sciences Manufacturing and Data Centres.

We continuously seek to innovate and improve our award winning Safety and Quality management systems.   At the 2019 NISO Safety Awards, Weltec won the Presidents award for large size organisation for the second time in just three years.

Weltec Connected
  • Engineered Solutions

    We are an Engineer led company. Obsessive planning over every detail of every task and project is key to success

  • Collaboration and Teamwork

    Our Project teams work collaboratively to ensure projects are delivered safely and with the best possible outcomes for our clients

  • Innovation producing results

    Our early adoption of BIM, Digital Construction and other Lean construction tools has allowed us to deliver projects faster and more efficiently than ever

Latest Projects

See a sample of our latest projects below. Or click here to view all of our projects.

Bausch Lombe Life Sciences
Bausch & Lomb Area 9
Leo Pharma Project Tuba
Leo Pharma Project Tuba
Lilly IE40 Hub
Lilly IE40 Hub

Winthrop Engineering is rebranding.

Please note that Winthrop Engineering is rebranding  as Weltec Engineering effective from Friday 01/05/2020. There is no change to the company structure or operations and all your contacts will be available by replacing the domain with Telephone contact details remain unchanged.

John Murphy

Quality Director

John is the company Quality Director with overall responsibility for all Quality activities and resources. He is hugely experienced, having worked for many years in the Pharma and Manufacturing before joining Weltec in 2014. He holds qualifications in Chemistry, Quality Assurance, a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a Masters in Business Administration.  He has been instrumental in the company’s continuous implementation of new and improved quality standards across all engineering and construction activities. He has also been the key driver in ensuring we fully understand our customer expectations and needs and that we have developed and implemented the quality control processes to meet and exceed these expectations.

Joe McGivney

General Manager, Electrical

Joe is a IPMA certified Project Manager and as General Manager Joe takes a key role in project proposals, project development, construction operations, and communication with all key stakeholders. He applies his extensive engineering and project management experience acquired over his 40 year successful career. He has delivered complex projects across many sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, ICT Manufacturing and Healthcare.

James Hackett

EHS Director

James is EHS Director and holds a BSc in Management and a H-Dip in Health, Safety & Welfare at Work from UCC. Working closely with the operations director, general manager and contract managers, James has full responsibility all EHS activities and resources across the company. James has been instrumental in directing the company to achieving world-class EHS practices, which have been recognised by NISO with the company winning the Bronze Overall Award and twice winning the Presidents Award for Large Organisations over a 4 year period.

Shane Ryan

Operations Director

Shane holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from UL and as Operations Director he is centrally involved in the direction and execution of all construction operations. He focuses on assembling multi-disciplinary teams to deliver large-scale complex turnkey projects and creating sustainable ongoing partnerships. He has extensive engineering and project management experience across different sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, Industrial and Food.

Gerard O’Leary

Managing Director

Gerard is the Managing Director and one of the original founders of Weltec Engineering in Waterford over 20 years ago. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from CIT and a Masters in Business Administration from UCC. He has 30 years experience in the engineering and construction industries and has been instrumental in the development of the company into a leading engineering and process contractor.