Shay Murtagh Capability Statement

Shay Murtagh is a Precast Concrete Manufacturer based in Mullingar approximately 1 hour from Dublin. Since the company was established in 1971. It employs over 150 people and has become market leaders in the manufacturing and installation of a wide range of precast, pre-stressed and post-tensioned concrete products for the civil engineering industry in the UK and Ireland.

We evolve and modernise our manufacturing and design capabilities to bring our Clients the best product in quality and value. Click here for more on our History

Position in the Market Place

Shay Murtagh Precast is currently one of the largest precast concrete solutions provider in Ireland and the UK. We are a Primary delivery partner to blue chip companies in the Civil Engineering and Industrial space – Visit our Blog or Recent Projects for information on some of our projects

Clients include:

Balfour Beatty; BAM Nuttall; BAM Civil Engineering; Birse Rail; Carillion PLC; Bouygues Travaux Public; Coca Cola; Costain, Hochtief, May Gurney; Murphy Group; Roadbridge; John Sisk & Sons; Sacyer,; TOTAL; Veolia Water PLC; Vinci; VolkerStevin

Our Technical Capabilities


  • 40 Acre manufacturing facility
  • 20,000m2 of covered manufacturing Halls.
  • 3 no ENV 206 Certified concrete batching plants on site
  • Monorail concrete delivery system
  • 30 no overhead gantries throughout plant with a max lifting capacity of 200 ton in single section weights.
  • Pre-stressing capacity up to 400 ton.

State of the art tunnel segment manufacturing unit incorporating an integral heating system with isolated stocking area

Fabrication building for bespoke mould manufacture complete with modern equipment and specialist team.

Raw Material Source

  • 250 Acre on site aggregate resource
  • On water dredger for extraction
  • Material screening and segregation
  • In-House Test Laboratory

Management Systems

Shay Murtagh Precast operate an integrated suite of management systems that are audited annually by external auditors

ISO 9002 Quality Management System

ISO 14001 Environmental Management System

OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health & Safety Management System

On-Site Extra Office Facilities

  • We have a number of Client Suites available for clients who require office facilities while visiting our factory. Each suite is equipped with international telephone, access to a high speed Wifi and use of all our multifunction machines such as colour photocopying, scanning and printing.
  • Conference calls can be organised as required
  • Skype calls can be accepted by our in house team

Skype/Go to Meeting face to face video conferencing


Human Resources at Shay Murtagh Precast offer our clients excellence in design and manufacture which is backed up by departments in Costings, Accounts, Marketing and Procurement.

Our technical teams offer design value solutions with qualified and experienced structural engineers, design engineers, production engineers, quantity contributing to project successful award and completion.

Quality is managed throughout process by team incorporating production supervisors and in house laboratory technicians, all producing a complete quality pack at end of project.

Account managers, Customer Accounts, Procurement Managers all add a professional and friendly service in order to fulfill the best value on all products and projects.


In House Logistics Manager & Team

Truck delivery fleet with specialist trailers and crane lifting facility.




Register online now for access to download the Shay Murtagh Precast Bridge Beam Technical Manual Edition 3 – the conclusive technical manual for bridge beam design – including our online BIM Library which contains Revit objects of our beams available to download.


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