Reference List: A Selection of Buttimer Engineering's Completed Projects

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Covanta (Poolbeg Incinerator)

Buttimer were employed to receive, manage and install several key mechanical process packages at the Poolbeg Incinerator in Co. Dublin. Much of the work carried out was pivotal to the overall success of the project, with many key aspects of the incinerator entrusted to Buttimer. This included the installation of Incinerator boiler grates and ash hoppers, boiler feed hoppers, supporting frames, horizontal pass conveyor and much more. More information on Biomass & Power Generation sector

Diageo Buttimer Brewery Engineering

Diageo Ireland

Complete raw ingredients handling system, including intake, storage and processing of roasted malting barley, malting barley and rice at St James' Gate Guinness Brewery in Dublin. The project includes full detailed design, supply of all equipment, on-site installation including equipment support structures, maintenance and project management. More information on Food & Beverage sector

Buttimer shiploader engineering bulk port equipment


Buttimer provided design, fabrication, delivery and commissioning of a 6-wheeled mobile ship-loader, including an innovative under-carriage chassis and wheel unit allowing quick transition between forward, narrow, parallel (crab) and radial manoeuvring. Created jointly with Telestack Ltd., Northern Ireland, the mobile conveyor handles Iron Ore for export from Liberia. More information on Ports & Infrastructure sector

Buttimer Materials Handling Dairygold


Buttimer has designed, fabricated and installed silos of various sizes, functions and specifications for Dairygold Ireland. Projects have included storage, handling and processing of a range of agricultural products including cereals, dairy and powders. More information of Food & Beverage sector

Buttimer Bulk Port terminal engineering

MTMG, Port of Gdynia (Morski Terminal Masowy Gdynia Sp z o.o.)

Turnkey design and installation of soybean meal handling terminal for MTMG, with ship unloading capability, storage and out-loading via three fully aspirated truck loading stations. The system is designed with ATEX zoning, health and safety features including spark prevention modification of conveyors and equipment. More information on Ports & Infrastructure sector 

DOCKSOLID hopper Buttimer bulk port unloader

ABP (Associated British Ports)

Buttimer delivered 2 DOCKSOLID wheel-mounted unloading hoppers to the Port of Hull, for ABP, to be used in the unloading of wood-chip pellets. The hoppers are fitted with state-of-the-art dust suppression and prevention techniques. Further information available at

Buttimer Grants Mechanical Engineers

William Grant & Sons (Tullamore D.E.W. Distillery)

Buttimer were responsible for the complete raw ingredients handling system at the brand new distillery. Buttimer designed, procured and installed a state-of-the-art handling system including intake at 60 TPH, mechanical handling to 4 storage bins, cleaning and de-stoning lines and pneumatic transport to the new mash and distillery process. More information on Food & Beverage sector

Buttimer DOCKSOLID unloading hoppers cork

Port of Cork

2 DOCKSOLID wheel-mounted hoppers plus 1 rail-mounted hopper. Each unit has a capacity in excess of 700 M3/hr. All units are fully aspirated, dust free unloading solutions. See more details on

Meat Processing technology Buttimer Engineering

ABP Foods

Buttimer have delivered a variety of installation, maintenance and engineering works for ABP Foods across their Irish operations. These have included conveying, piping, storage and rendering plant installations for Munster Proteins, Waterford Proteins and other facilities. More information on Food & Beverage sector

Buttimer pressure vessel fabrication

Connoco Phillips Ireland

Design, fabrication, certification and erection of 10 pressure vessels for the refining process. The materials used ranged from 316L stainless steel to A516 Gr.B mild steel and the capacities ranged in size from 4,000 litres up to 150,000 litres. All vessels are designed to ASME 8 design code. More information on Biomass & Power Generation sector

Power station ash handling equipment Buttimer Engineering

Indaver Ireland

Design, fabrication and erection of high temperature chain conveyors to handle bottom ash out of incinerator furnace. This included an ash transport systems including belt conveyors, screw conveyors, chain conveyors, vibrating conveyor, cooled conveyors, an ash silo and a crusher, as well as dust control and aspiration systems. More information on Process Industries & Pharmaceutical sector

Buttimer Mining Engineers Mechanical Handling

Lisheen Mines, Vedanta (formerly Anglo American)

Design manufacture and erection of above ground tanks, storage and process vessels. Installation of above ground process equipment and piping. Numerous other design and fabrications, plant modifications and upgrades and also a constant maintenance presence.  More information on Mining & Commodities sector

Buttimer Power Generation Engineering

ESB/ESB International (State electricity board)

Design and onsite fabrication of fuel oil storage, demineralised water and firewater tankage for a number of new gas fired power stations. Also general fabrications and installations, including fabrication and erection of exhaust stacks. More information on Biomass & Power Generation sector

Conveying Mining Buttimer Engineering CRH

CRH (Cement Roadstone Holdings)

Design (process, layout and equipment) fabrication and commissioning of 2 complete sand and gravel screening plants. Including are intake power screens/scalpers, all conveyors up to capacity of 800TPH, and structures whilst working in conjunction with screen supplier, Binder. More information on  Mining & Commodities sector

Bulk Terminal Turnkey Design Buttimer Engineering

Bunge Poland

Design (process, layout and equipment), supply and erection of facility to unload up to Panamax size ships at 1450m3/hr of crushed Soya (soybean meal), distribute to flat store and also a facility to load back to ships at 900m3/hr of crushed rapeseed. Included are conveyors, stationery aspirated unloading hoppers and bulk intake and outloading systems for both rail wagons and trucks. More information on Ports & Infrastructure sector

Buttimer Steel Bridge Design Fabrication

Irish Rail

Design, fabrication and erection of SPBB's (Seaport Passenger Boarding Bridge) for Port of Rosslare Ireland. Design Fabrication and erection of Rail, Road and Footbridges for numerous locations through their network. More information on Ports & Infrastructure sector

Buttimer Wood Processing Engineering Materials Handling

Coillte: SmartPly OSB plant & Medite MDF plant (formerly Weyerhaeuser)

Numerous plant expansions, line replacements and upgrades. Included in our scope was design fabrication and erection of conveying systems, aspiration systems, process and storage systems and general installation and assembly of equipments. More information on Mining & Commodities sector

Bespoke Coffee blender design fabrication Buttimer Engineering

Badger & Dodo

Boutique coffee brewers Badger & Dodo commissioned Buttimer to design and fabricate a bespoke coffee blending unit. The equipment was designed, fabricated from stainless steel and painted externally at Buttimer's Cahir workshop. More information on Food & Beverage sector

Piping Process Engineering Buttimer Fabrication Installation

Bausch & Lomb

Buttimer were responsible for all mechanical and electrical services for the installation of a new product line, new piping installations and modifications. A major part of this work was the upgrade and installation of the de-ionised water distribution system in the plant. This involved the design, fabrication and installation of orbital welded, electropolished sanitary 316L stainless steel pipework. Buttimer had labour teams on-site for 5 years. More information on Process Industries and Pharmaceutials

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Wyeth Medica/Pfizer (AHP)

Design from concept through to detailed design of high temperature expansion stacks for CHP plant steam bypass. Also included was fabrication and installation, along with the fabrication of high standard stainless steel platforming and piping. More information on Process Industries & Pharmaceutical sector

Power Plant Engineering Buttimer Ash Handling

Edenderry Power Ltd.

At Edenderry Peat Fired power station, Buttimer were contracted to install the plants full fuel and ash handling systems. The project included the manufacture and erection of bio-fuel, ash, sand and limestone silos, approximately 450 tonnes of ductwork associated with the boiler installation and the erection of electrostatic precipitators. More information on Biomass & Power Generation sector

Malt grain Handling Design Buttimer Engineering

Boortmalt Ireland

Buttimer have completed multiple design, fabrication and installation projects as well as repair and maintenance work at Minch Malt, Athy, including a 120 TPH Drying Plant with 250 TPH intake, cleaners, gas driers, 4 x 5000 tonnes silos, conveying and full aspiration. Buttimer also fabricated and installed a stainless steel steep with full aspiration system. Miscellaneous support structures, platforms & access walkways also installed. More information on Process Industries & Pharmaceutical sector

Animal feedmill design installation materials handling Buttimer Engineering

Paul & Vincent (formerly ADM)

Design of process and layout of 2 complete new lines for animal feed plant. Included was supply and erection of process equipment and all necessary steel structures, structural and support steel, storage tanks etc. More information on Food & Beverage sector

Biocorn milling grain handling Buttimer Engineering

Biocorn Mill,  Poland

Project management, design and installation services for maize storage system. The project included and intake hopper, conveying at 80 TPH, storage, cleaners, augers etc. More information on Food & Beverage sector