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B&C Building Contractors Ltd. proudly celebrates a milestone fifty years in business in 2024. A well-structured and competent design and construction firm, we welcome your initial enquiry and the opportunity to tender for any construction project which you may have in procurement. B&C Building Contractors Ltd. was founded by Michael McBride Sr. in Carrickmacross, County Monaghan in 1974 and has since grown to become one of the most progressive and innovative construction firms in Ireland. It is part of the B&C Group of companies. Today B&C is run by (the late Michael’s sons,) Jim and Colm McBride. With offices with offices in Carrickmacross and Dublin, the company specialises in the construction of high-quality residential, commercial and industrial developments on budget and within programme. 

Here at B&C Building Contractors Ltd. we provide consistent and exceptional professional service throughout all levels of interaction with our clients.  We place strong emphasis on maintaining high standards of design, management, trade skills and communication within our workforce. All individual B&C employees, whether on or off-site, are construction industry accredited and highly qualified. Above all we have the vast experience required for the consistent delivery of exceptional construction projects from inception to completion. Strong productive relationships have also been carefully fostered with our top-rated architects, engineers, suppliers and sub-contractors. Collectively, this encapsulates B&C’s core philosophy in maintaining exceptional customer satisfaction and it has been the secret of our success over the past fifty years.

B&C Building Contractors Ltd is an established member of the Construction Industry Federation and of the National House Building Guarantee Scheme. The company is also listed on the Construction Industry Register of Ireland (CIRI), which guarantees competency in our construction projects to the highest degree. Our unique approach towards partnering and subcontract procurement gives B&C an unrivalled edge in balancing international best practice with in-house safety and with environmental and quality management systems. 

Our Team

Jim McBride

Director of B & C Contractors Ltd.
Degree in Construction Studies.
Jim has over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry and in managing projects from design, planning and construction. Jim’s ethos has been to create a flexible design and construction partner in B & C Contractors Group, whilst also providing a safe work environment which is also environmentally sustainable.

Colm McBride

Bsc(Eng). Dip.Eng. C.Eng. M.I.E.I.
Director of B & C Contractors Ltd.
Colm has over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry and his hands on approach has ensued that all B & C projects are delivered to the highest standards, on programmes to the best health and environmental standards. Colm originally qualified as a structural engineer from Bolton Street and received a gold medal from Academic Excellence. Colm has experience at all levels of construction working in the family business and has a wealth of experience and knowledge and has overseen the design and construction of large residential schemes throughout the greater Dublin region.

Darren Jackson

Contracts Manager

Kieran Hanratty

Project Manager

Paul Babington

Project Manager

Rory O’Donoghue

Project Manager

Stephen McBride

Project Manager

Michael McBride

Project Manager

Edmund Tormey

Quantity Surveyor

Peter Sharpe

Group Environmental Health & Safety Manager

Liam Nolan

Site Engineer

Fiona Byrne

Accounts Administrator

Shirley Marron

Senior Accounts Administrator

More Of Our Team Members

Site Managers

Site Engineers

Financial and Administration

Jamie Mc Caffrey
Sean Mc Nally
Eoghan Mallett
Paul Gribben
Niall Dunne
Kathryn Keenan
Anne Marie Martin

What We Do

B&C Contractors carry out Design and Build, Building Contract and development of residential, commercial and industrial projects. Our knowledge base of constructing large scale projects controlled and directed by our two hands on directors, means all our projects get meticulous attention to fulfilling our client’s needs.
Why not Get in Touch today to discuss your next project.
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