FT specialises in and is recognised as one of the leading waste and resource management consultancies in waste prevention, minimisation, recycling, energy recovery and residual disposal in Ireland. FT provides consultancy services to both public and private clients in the solid waste, bio-waste and sludge management sectors.

FT’s waste and resource management team specialise in the delivery of complex projects for our public and private clients both in Ireland, UK, UAE and KSA.  FT clients include government departments, local, regional, national authorities, state bodies, private waste management companies, civil contractors, developers and international financial institutions.

The FT team offer a turn key service from site selection, feasibility studies, options appraisals and financial assessments, through planning and licensing, detailed design, procurement, contract administration, construction supervision, handover and operation and maintenance of:

  • Advanced Thermal Treatment Technologies
  • Biological Treatment Facilities (Aerobic and Anaerobic)
  • Civic Amenity Sites
  • Energy from Waste Facilities

  • Engineering Landfills
  • Environmental Data Management
  • Landfill Capping
  • Landfill Gas Management
  • Landfill Remediation and Aftercare

  • Leachate Treatment
  • Materials Recycling Facilities
  • Mechanical Biological Treatment
  • Sludge Treatment and Biosolid Management
  • Waste Transfer Stations

From conceptual design, through tender design to detailed construction design, FT’s specialised team of scientists and environmental engineers can deliver high quality engineering design of waste treatment infrastructure. FT’s provides complete consultancy services from site selection and feasibility studies, through to planning, detailed design, tendering, contract administration, construction supervision and handover.

Waste Services provided:

  • Animal By-Products Approval
  • CAPEX/OPEX Options Appraisals
  • Contract Supervision and Administration
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Reports
  • Facility Design and Procurement
  • HazWaste Online Assessments
  • Historic Landfill Risk Assessments and Remediation Design
  • Waste Characterisation and Biogenic studies
  • Waste Permits/Licences and Industrial Emissions Application and Compliance

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Preparation of an EIAR and Strategic Infrastructure Development Planning Application, Appropriate Screening Report and Natura Impact Statement for Knockharley Landfill for intensification of landfilling activities, acceptance of Incineration Bottom Ash, design of Biowaste treatment facility and leachate treatment plant.

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Preparation of 30+ Tier 2/3 assessment reports and the design of remedial measures for Local Authority Historic Landfills.

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Option Appraisals for 20+ Household Waste Recycling Centres, Resource Recovery Facilities and Transfer stations in Wales and England.


FT is currently recruiting the following positions in the Waste and Resource Management Team:

Position Sector Location
Principal Environmental Scientist Waste and Resource Management Cork, Dublin or Carlow
Senior Ecologist Waste and Resource Management Cork, Dublin or Carlow
Senior Project Engineer Waste and Resource Management Cork, Dublin or Carlow

People love Fehily Timoney

“Working as a senior engineer in the structures team I get to work on a wide variety of exciting projects from some of the biggest major civil infrastructure projects to smaller one-off projects. I love the variety of work; two days are rarely the same.”

Tadhg Landers

Senior Engineer
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People love Fehily Timoney

“FT offers an excellent working experience, as each project requires a different skillset that all members of staff can contribute towards in a supportive work environment.”

Steve McCarthy

Project Planner
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People love Fehily Timoney

“Upon completing a three-month internship with FT, in conjunction with my Masters in Applied Environmental Geology, UCC, I gained invaluable practical and technical experience.”

Emily Archer

Graduate Geotechnical Engineer
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People love Fehily Timoney

“Following a decade of living and working abroad, I joined FT in 2015. Since then I have had the opportunity to work on a variety of exciting sustainable energy projects employing different technologies including onshore wind, solar PV, battery storage and anaerobic digestion.”

Trevor Byrne

Senior Engineer
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People love Fehily Timoney

“Since joining the infrastructure team at Fehily Timoney in 2017, I have had the opportunity to work alongside colleagues from other departments, gaining an insight into other aspects of the business. It has been great working on projects that cross-over into other departments to gain a different perspective on the same problem.”

Richard Power

Senior Project Engineer
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People love Fehily Timoney

“As the Principal Ecologist I lead a team of eight ecologists with a wide range of expertise in the discipline. FT has provided our team with excellent support and training opportunities through ongoing CPD along with both practical and technical experience through the many high profile projects we have worked on.”

Jon Kearney

Principal Ecologist
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