Best Presentation Award

Sponsored by Beale & Co and Griffiths & Armour 

Our Regional branches, Engineering divisions and Societies play a pivotal role in the Engineers Ireland community. 

The Best Presentation Award recognises members who have contributed to the engineering profession by delivering outstanding technical presentations to our members.  This community award shines a light on their efforts and the dedication of our Sectors. 

Commitee members are now encouraged to put forward their Best Presentation of the 2021 - 2022 lecture season. 

Nomination forms can be requested from Máirín Ní Aonghusa. All nomination forms must be submitted by the 5 October deadline.

2021 Winners

Denis Dineen, Alan Heneghan and Wayne Donnellan for their March 2021 presentation on  Energy Use and Efficiency in Irish Industry , hosted by the West region.

2020 Winners

Geotechnical Impacts for Offshore Wind Energy

Presented by: Paul Doherty, Chartered Engineer and Managing Director and Founder of Gavin and Doherty Geosolutions Ltd.

Hosted by the Cork region.


2019 Winners

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Lean Management Systems applied to Hyper-scale Data Center Construction

Presented by Fiachra Ó Muíneacháin, Associate Director and Construction Lead for Mace on the Clonee Data Center project, Kevin McHugh, Associate Director at Mace, Stephen Walls, Associate Director at Mace and Pat Egan, Associate Director at Mace.

Nominated by: The Project Management society.


2018 Winners

Best Presentation 2018 350 x 266Structures Asset Management on Auckland's Motorways

Presented by Liam Coleman, Chartered Engineer, Principal Bridge Engineer, OPUS International Consultancy.

Nominated by: The Structures and Construction division.

Eddie Phelan, representing the Structures and Construction division, collected this award on behalf of Liam Coleman.


2017 Winners

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Challenges and Trends in Magnetics for Power Electronics

Presented by Prof William Gerard Hurley, Chartered Engineer, Professor of Electrical Engineering at NUI Galway and Director of the Power Electronics Research

Nominated by: The Cork region


2016 Winners

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Design and Construction of the Rosie Hackett Bridge

Presented by Tony Dempsey, Chartered Engineer - Director, Roughan & O’Donovan Consulting Engineers; Philip Brown - Chief Engineer, GRAHAM and Joe Kelly, Chartered Engineer - Technical Director, Roughan & O’Donovan Consulting Engineers.

Nominated by: Civil Division



The Best Presentation Award is co-sponsored by Beale & Co and Griffiths & Armour. We would like to thank our sponsors for their support and commitment to recognising and celebrating the work of our Sectors.