Head Of Buildings Division
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Ronan joined PUNCH Consulting Engineers in their Limerick office from college as a graduate in 1994, rising to project engineer level, and moving back to Dublin in 1999. Following a spell in Australia in 2000/2001, where he worked with Patterson Britton & Partners Pty in Sydney as a marine structural engineer, Ronan re-joined PUNCH. He was promoted to Technical Director in 2005, and became a Director in 2007. Ronan founded and runs the PUNCH Galway office since 2015.
Having started his career as a civil engineer, and then moving into structures, Ronan has a good knowledge of both areas of engineering. He has a particular interest in healthcare projects, having been involved in a number of major hospital and medical facilities in his career.
He is in charge of the CPD system in PUNCH, which he set up in 2005 and which was officially accredited by the Institution of Engineers of Ireland in 2006. He is chartered with both the Institution of Engineers of Ireland and the Institution of Structural Engineers.
Ronan’s personal interests include following Leinster rugby, playing soccer and tennis on the sports front, and travel, reading, art and music on the cultural side.