John Paul Construction




Fit-out of Ryanair Corporate Headquarters, Airside Business Park, Swords, Co. Dublin

We are delighted with the finished product and recognise the significant input of John Paul Construction in achieving such an excellent end result. Also, John Paul Construction have provided significant post-completion support and their attention to operational issues as they arose was exceptional.

Michael O’Leary, Chief Executive, Ryanair Ltd.



Enson Works – Centre of Refurbishment Excellence (CoRE)

On behalf of Stoke-on-Trent City Council, in the role of Client Project Director for the CoRE Enson Works in Longton, I have found John Paul Construction to be an excellent contractor; committed, flexible, knowledgeable, and safe, and would not hesitate to utilise them again on future projects.

David Dobson, Senior Project Manager, City Projects, Regeneration Directorate, City of Stoke-on-Trent


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Alterations & Extension to Alltech Facility Dunboyne

“The John Paul team is the best construction group I have ever worked with and I am delighted you came back to us to bid.  The team is on task always and you should be so proud of them.”

Deirdre Lyons, Director, Corporate Image and Project Management



St. Vincent’s Private Hospital

I would like to commend John Paul Construction for their proactive approach throughout the contract duration, which resulted in the successful completion of the hospital in 2010, to an exceptional standard of quality, on budget and on time. This allowed a seamless transfer of patients from the old hospital into the new hospital and commencement of procedures just two weeks after completion of construction.

Michael Redmond, Chief Executive Officer, St. Vincent’s Private Hospital


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Beacon Medical Group – Beacon Hospital

“Beacon Medical Group required John Paul Construction to carry out the co-ordination, installation and commissioning of all items of furniture, fittings and equipment which included the liner accelerators and CT Sim.

John Paul Construction completed the Beacon Hospital to a high standard of finish, adjacent to occupied buildings and on schedule to an onerous programme.”

Michael Cullen, Chef Executive, Beacon Medical Group


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Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council – Sandyford to Drummartin Link Road (now Benildus Ave)

“I can confirm on behalf of Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council that John Paul Construction have performed these appointments in a highly professional, competent and efficient manner and that Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council is fully satisfied with the quality of the services provided.

In conclusion, due to the quality of services that were provided, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council has been delighted with the association of John Paul Construction with this important project.”

John Bowes, Senior Executive Engineer, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council, Transportation Department


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DCU Science & Research Building

“I confirm that John Paul Construction Limited have recently completed the construction and fit-out of our new Engineering and Research Building.

The project has been a great success.  The building was handed over on time.  The building has been finished off to a very high standard and most importantly the five university departments who occupy it are delighted with the building”

Colm Murphy, Project Manager, Dublin City University



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Alcon Ireland – Alcon Manufacturing Facility Upgrade Works

“John Paul Construction has successfully completed the first four phases and are currently completing work on the remaining final phase.

To date all work has been completed safely, to the highest standards and all phases have been delivered within budget and programme agreed at outset of project. This has only been achieved through detailed preplanning, careful coordination of new and existing live services, and diligent attention to detail during the execution of the works by the entire project team.”

John Kelly, Facilities Engineering, Alcon Laboratories Ireland Ltd, Cork


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Bank of Ireland – Bank of Ireland, South Mall, Cork

“During the works John Paul Construction maintained their agreed programme which allowed Bank of Ireland to liaise and agree scheduled dates with our Business Partners HP/BT for relocation of staff throughout the various phases.

I would have no hesitation in recommending John Paul Construction for complex projects of a similar nature.”

Paul Faulkner, Project Manager – Capital Projects, Bank of Ireland



Beacon Court Mixed Development

Landmark Developments are delighted with the finished project and recognise the significant input of the John Paul Management Team in achieving such an excellent end result in terms of programme, budget and quality.
They are currently constructing Phase II of the development which is proceeding equally as efficiently.

Paddy Shovlin, Landmark Developments



Department of Finance

We found John Paul Construction to be very accommodating, professional and eager to deliver the Client a high quality finish. Quality, safety and programme controls were very much in evidence and this approach led to a very successful contract.

Philippe O’Sullivan MRIAI, Grafton Architects




The project was completed to an excellent quality standard and met the programme requirements. We found John Paul Construction to be proactive and professional in their commitment to the project objectives and the attention to detail by their project team, contributed significantly to the successful outcome of the project.

David Jordan, Partner, Campbell Conroy Hickey Partnership Architects


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Bon Secours Health System – Bon Secours Hospital Cork, Floor 3 Block 6 Refurbishment

“We confirm that Bon Secours Health System appointed John Paul Construction as Main Contractor/PSCS on the refurbishment/conversion of Floor 3 Block 6 at Bon Secours Hospital Cork to a Breast Care Unit/Day Surgery Unit.

The above project was completed in 2009 within time and budget and with minimum disruption to the operation of the existing Hospital.  Bon Secours Health System were most satisfied with the performance of John Paul construction on the above project.”

Denis O’Sullivan, Group Projects Manager, Bon Secours Health System, Ireland


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Independent Newspapers (Ireland) Ltd – Citywest Printing Facility

“Can you please convey to everyone involved in the work at Citywest, our heartfelt thanks to you and your team for meeting the deadline for the plant hand-over. I am delighted and I know all of you are, at the progress of the work and of the wonderful building we have created.

It would be invidious to name anyone in particular but let me just say that the senior team on site are quite outstanding.”

David Palmer, Chairman, Independent Newspapers (Ireland) Limited


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Dublin City Council – New HQ for South Dublin County Council, Tallaght

“The project was completed on schedule through planning, construction and occupation.

John Paul Construction executed their brief in a competent and effective manner to achieve a most successful end result.”

John Fitzgerald, City Manager and Town Clerk, City Manager’s Department, Dublin Corporation


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National Software Centre, Cork

“The contract was completed in a very professional manner and to a high standard.  I was personally involved in many of the site meetings and negotiations and found the team extremely helpful and a pleasure to work with.

I would be happy to recommend John Paul Construction for similar type work and look forward to working with them in our next phases of the development. ”

Shemas Eivers, Chairman, National Software Centre


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Chartered Land – The Village at Rathborne

“We found JOHN PAUL CONSTRUCTION to be very professional and the building was completed on time and within budget.

We as a company would be happy to use JOHN PAUL CONSTRUCTION Ltd in the future
and we would have no hesitation in recommending them to other Clients for similar projects. ”

Michael O’Sullivan, Construction Director, Chartered Land Limited


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UCC – Extension to Mardyke Arena and subsequent extensive refurbishment following the floods in November 2009

“John Paul completed both projects to a high level of quality and completed the projects on time and budget. The Site Team displayed an excellent attitude to manage the works in a friendly and effective manner.”

Mark Poland, Director of Buildings & Estates, University College Cork, Ireland


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Profile Properties – Harcourt Street Office development

“This was an extremely demanding fast track project carried out on a difficult city centre site. The John Paul team delivered the contract on time and budget and to a very high specification.

We are delighted with their performance and in particular with their proactive approach to achieving the best result. ”

Paddy Shovlin, Profile Properties


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 Malting Company of Ireland – Plant expansion works

“This project was carried out successfully, on time and within budget. We are pleased with John Paul’s performance and would have no hesitation in recommending them to others.”

R.S. Walsh, Chief Executive, Malting Company of Ireland Ltd



Aldi Stores (Ireland) – Aldi Stores Clonmel and Thurles

“JOHN PAUL CONSTRUCTION were main contractors for the above developments. They completed the contract to our entire satisfaction in terms of quality, budget and programme.  Their contract team was proactive at all times and contributed significantly to the success of the project.

We would be happy to work with them again and can confidently recommend them.”

Eoin McGovern, Property Director, Aldi Stores (Ireland) Development Limited


Liffey House

The Contract was completed by a professional manner and to a very high standard. I found the team on site to be professional and proactive at all times and this approach contributed hugely to the success of this very difficult project.
I would recommend John Paul Construction without hesitation for any other project of this nature.

Charlie Donnelly, Donnelly Turpin Architects


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UCD, Quinn Business School

The 16 month schedule project, which was completed on programme and within budget, has brought great satisfaction to our principle client, the UCD Building Office, and all members of the Faculty of Commerce. It allowed for early occupation with sufficient time to prepare for the new academic year.

We would have no hesitation in recommending John Paul Construction for other significant projects of this size and scale and would look forward to working with them in the future.

David Browne, RKD Architects


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Turner Curvilinear Range, Botanic Gardens

This was a specialist restoration project involving ironwork, stonework and associated restoration expertise.  The Contractors carried out the work in a professional manner to good standard.  The project won a Europa Nostra Medal for conservation.

Michael Carroll, Office of Public Works