New Appointments

Liam Callanan, Sinead Collins, Dan Murphy and Peter McCarthy have recently been appointed as Directors of McGinty & O’Shea Ltd. We would like to wish them well in their new roles as we look forward to the continued growth and success of the company into the future.

Construction Safety Week 2017 (23-27th October)

As part of this initiative, Fintan McGinty (Managing Director) and Liam Callanan (Contracts Manager) will visit each one of our sites throughout the week, taking the opportunity to drive home the importance of maintaining a high standard of safety on all projects, at all times. The collective mission for Construction Safety Week 2017 is to […]

Safe-T-Cert ‘A’ Rating

We are delighted to announce that our Safe-T-Cert accreditation has been recently upgraded to an ‘A’ rating (highest possible rating). Well done to all our Project Managers and their Site Teams in achieving this fantastic result. Safe-T-Cert is a recognized safety management system. It is recognised by IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health) and […]

City Centre Public Transport Improvements

McGinty & O’Shea Ltd. recently commenced work on the ‘City Centre Public Transport Improvements’ contract for client, Cork City Council. Value of the works is approx. €4m. The key objective of this project is to improve the general vibrancy of Cork City Centre in order to promote sustained economic growth, to deliver a more attractive […]

Mahon Bus Gate and Passage Greenway Access

McGinty & O’Shea Ltd. has recently commenced work on the ‘Mahon Bus Gate and Passage Greenway Access’ contract for client, Cork City Council. Work consists primarily of the construction of a new bus access route to Mahon Point Shopping Centre and the construction of 2no. access ramps from the Passage Railway Greenway to the City […]

Merry Christmas

Wishing you a very Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking you for your support during the past year and we hope to be of continued service to you in the New Year. Fintan and all at McGinty & O’Shea Ltd.


McGinty & O’Shea Ltd. our pleased to advise that our CIRI registration has been renewed for 2016/2017. Registration on the Construction Industry Register Ireland demonstrates a high level of compliance and a commitment to abide by the CIRI Code of Ethics and Member Obligations. For the purposes of the Building Control (Amendment) Regulations 2014, those […]

Occupational Safety Awards 2015 (NISO)

McGinty & O’Shea Ltd. entered the NISO/NISG for the first time this year and we are delighted to have won the ‘Best New Entry Award’.  The safety awards gave us an opportunity to audit our systems internally, and provide focus to strive for continual improvement. The submission, in relation to health and safety , was very […]


Mr. Liam Callanan, has recently been appointed to the CIF Cork Branch Executive Committee. The Executive Body works to find the best policy outcomes for the whole industry. He has also been appointed to the CECA Executive Council, which represents construction contractors specialising in the delivery of civil engineering projects.

Clonakilty Resurfacing & Drainage Scheme

McGinty & O’Shea recently started construction work on the ‘R880 Clonakilty Resurfacing and Drainage Scheme’ for Cork County Council (Value:  €2 million). The scheme will provide enhanced pavements and public spaces for West Cork’s popular tourist town and includes long awaited flood relief and watermain upgrade works.