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FT is a global management, engineering and environmental consultancy. Set-up in 1990, we have grown to be one of the largest Irish-owned independent consultancies.  We have offices in Cork and Dublin and our Middle East base is in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia.

We believe in a co-ordinated approach to problem-solving. Our engineers, scientists and designers work together providing sustainable solutions for a better world.  Our commitment to high quality design has been recognised in national engineering awards and we work to ISO accredited quality standards.

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We are small enough to guarantee a personal service and big enough to have delivered complex, affordable & sustainable projects for local and global clients.

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FT Arabia provides a full-service consultancy in environmental science and energy; solid waste management and strategic planning; structural and civil engineering.

FT Arabia is registered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (CR 297/13/323) and Engineering Licence 297.  FT Arabia is 75% owned by Fehily Timoney and Company (Ireland) and 25% by Eng. Mazen Al Saeed, Chairman and Managing Director of the Al Saeed Group, registered in Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia.

FT Arabia has its headquarters in Al Khobar.  The company is registered with the Royal Commission, National Water Company, Saudi Aramco, Maaa’den and Modon.

FTC and the Al Saeed Group have come together to offer the KSA engineering consultancy market a unique combination of local and international engineering expertise.  In particular we specialise in environmental engineering including renewables and environmental science and the environmental sectors of solid and liquid waste and resource management. The Al Saeed Group brings local knowledge and support and is currently very active in the construction, real estate, energy and oil field services sectors.

FT ARABIA has undertaken projects in Jeddah, Taif, Makkah, Riyadh and Eastern Province.

Eamon TimoneyEamon Timoney – Managing Director

Phone Ireland Tel: +353 21 496 4133
Phone Direct Line KSA: +966 3 814 8378

Eamon Timoney is a co-founder of Fehily Timoney and Company and the current Managing Director. Eamon has over 30 years experience as a Consulting Engineer. Eamon was appointed to the role of Managing Director in 1998 and continues to be actively involved in some of the key strategic projects undertaken by the company.

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Eamon’s key areas of experience include solid waste management and regulatory compliance, road and bridgeworks, local authority infrastructure and industrial projects in the pharma-chem industry. As well as his management functions in the company, Eamon has project managed a number of high profile waste management projects including the South East Integrated Waste Services Public Private Partnership and waste projects in the UK and GCC.  Eamon has presented a number of technical papers at seminars and conferences both nationally and internationally.

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David-McHughDavid McHugh- Chief Operating Officer

Telephone: +353 21 495133

David McHugh is responsible for operations management across the company and also Director leading the Energy and Planning department. He has 20 years of consulting experience, encompassing engineering and management consultancy.

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David McHugh BE MBA CEng C.WEM MIEI MCIWEM has held leadership positions in consultancies ranging from boutique Irish companies to leading global management and engineering firms. He has broad engineering experience across the environmental sector, including renewable energy, water and waste management. He has led major Irish and international projects in the environmental planning & permitting, environmental sustainability and strategic environmental consulting disciplines.


In addition to his technical experience, David has extensive strategy expertise, developed at the world’s leading management consultancy firm, which ranges from business/corporate strategy to resource strategies for countries working on their sustainability agenda. He also has operations expertise, including operations management, operations improvement and business transformation.


David can be contacted at or alternatively via LinkedIn


Bernie-GuinanBernie Guinan – Director of
Waste and Resources Management, Environmental Science and Data Mangement

Telephone: +353 1 6583500

Bernadette Guinan, B.Sc (Hons) Env Sc. & Tech, M.Sc, CIWM is Head of Waste and Resource Management, Environmental Science and Data Management within the company. 

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Bernie has 18 years consultancy experience, across a wide range of environmental sectors.

Bernie has extensive experience in all aspects of sludge and biosolids management,  municipal solid waste and biowaste strategic planning and procurement. Bernie’s extensive experience is in all aspects of project delivery from inception through the statutory process, detailed design, and procurement, preparation of contract documents, tender assessment and contract administration to preparation of final account.

Bernie has successfully project managed and delivered solid waste management projects across the UK,  Central and Eastern Europe, UAE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for government agencies, municipalities and private sector clients.

Bernie can be contacted at or alternatively on LinkedIN.


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