Civil Engineering

Our qualified Civil Engineers provide advice and solutions for a wide range of private and public sector clients across a variety of sectors.

Our technical specialists have a pro-active design philosophy giving careful consideration to economics, health and safety and the environmental impact of the design solution. Concepts and ideas are quickly realised and developed using the latest techniques such as Building Information Modelling and visualisations.

Our teams can provide the engineering input to a project at any point in its life cycle, such as: concept and masterplanning; Environmental Impact Assessments; feasibility and preliminary design; detailed design; value engineering; design support during construction and construction supervision.

RPS provides expertise in all aspects of Civil Engineering and offers a focused comprehensive design service for:

Highway infrastructure and junctions

Sustainable Drainage (SUDS)

Flood and coastal protection

Bridges, tunnels and crossings

Pavements and material specification

Design check certification

Inspection, supervision and assessment

Key Contacts

Christy O’Sullivan

Christy O’Sullivan   |   Director, Highways and Transportation  |   Send Email

Christy’s broad international experience spans 27 years delivering highways and infrastructures projects. He has a strong track record of delivering highways projects, providing value engineered and cost effective solutions. He is experienced in alternative project delivery methods, including Design Build, PPP and lump sum schemes, from contractor and employer sides.

Cian McGuinness

Cian McGuinness   |   Technical Director  |   Send Email

Cian has 18 years’ experience specialising in geotechnical engineering, road planning and design for a number of large scale civils and roads projects in the UK and Ireland. He has extensive experience in site investigations, laboratory testing of soil and rock, and supervision of construction works.

John Shalloe

John Shalloe   |   Regional Director  |   Send Email

John has 25 years’ experience in the areas of project planning, engineering design, environmental impact and project management of major infrastructural projects in the transport, energy and water sectors. He has led the delivery of national strategic studies in gas transmission and road networks and water infrastructure in Ireland.