Richard O’Farrell

Managing Director

Richard is an ambitious Managing Director and an effective technical review director with over 19 years of experience in both contracting and consultancy. Richard is responsible for managing projects in both electrical and mechanical engineering services for a large range of clients in a variety of sectors including pharmaceutical, industrial, commercial and residential.


Eamonn Drummond

London Operations Director

Eamonn is an effective team leader with 14 years engineering, contracting and consultancy based experience. He has experience in many areas including, managing the activities and productivity of the London office where his position is London Operations Director.
He has vast experience in supervising projects in electrical and mechanical engineering services for a large range of clients in a variety of sectors including pharmaceutical, industrial, commercial and residential. He has a solid practical background as he comes from a mechanical service installation background with excellent site experience.
He has acquired many years of experience in this field and has the ability to carry out this work effectively, as a proven track record can substantiate.


Scott Somers

Dublin Operations Director

As Senior Mechanical & Energy Design Engineer and our operations manager, Scott has a wide range of technical expertise, covering all market sectors. He has specialist skills in industrial projects including Pharmaceutical HVAC, cleanroom and Laboratory M&E design. His skillset is invaluable in bringing commercial awareness to projects including budgeting, detailed cost estimating, life cycle costing and contract management.


John McDonnell

Group BIM and Systems Director

John is a BIM Manager with more than a decade’s experience. Responsible for onsite field walks, inspecting conditions on site and relaying information back to the design office. Designing Mechanical Plant 3D models within a large scale BIM Team meeting extremely tight project deadlines.


Robert Higgins

London Projects Director

<p>Robert has years of practical knowledge and a vast number of large scale residential projects in his portfolio. He is an asset to every project he works thanks to the emphasis he places on putting the customer first.</p>


Conor O Driscoll

Cork Operations Director

Conor is a Mechanical Design Engineer with both contracting and consultancy based experience. Conor is responsible for design, specification and project management of mechanical building services installations for residential, commercial, healthcare and retail sectors. Conor has particular expertise in BIM and design of low carbon and sustainable systems for large scale residential developments.


Shane Dunphy

BIM Manager

BIM Manager, Shane, approaches every project with enthusiasm. He has many year’s experience designing 3D models and prides himself on ensuring that every project is delivered in a timely fashion.


Bernie Burchill

HR Manager

Bernie is a senior HR professional with an enormous amount of experience in her field. She plays an important part in ensuring that effective communication, collaboration and inclusivity are very much a part of EDC.


Berni Kenny

Financial Controller

Bernie is an experienced Financial Controller with over 30 years of experience working within the Engineering Industry. As Financial Controller, she is responsible for the day to day running of the Finance department and works closely with the Managing Director. Her key responsibilities include cashflow management and all aspects of external and internal reporting.