Meet the Health & Safety Team

Eddie Mulgrew – Group Health & Safety Manager

Eddie’s key roles and responsibilities for Kilsaran is to proactively champion the Health & Safety function for the company, to develop/implement the strategic and operational direction and to provide tactical planning across the group for all locations in Health & Safety Management. He is responsible for leading and managing the Health & Safety Team, providing direction and support to the Board of Directors, Health & Safety Committee and Senior Managers within the Company, along with leading/setting out the continuous improvement plans in reducing injuries/incidents across the company in conjunction with and in alignment to, the Company’s Health & Safety Committee Goals and Objectives.
 
Eddie has over 20 years’ experience in Health, Safety and Risk Management and has worked in over 25 countries, across 4 continents in industries such as: Cement, Quarrying and extraction, Oil & Gas (on and offshore), Renewable Energy, Mining, Construction and Transport/Logistics.
 
Eddie enjoys spending time with family, reading/studying, gardening, growing his own fruit/vegetables/herbs, DIY as well as a number of sports and hobbies
 
Contact Eddie: eddie.mulgrew@kilsaran.ie
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Maria Spillane – Dunboyne EHS Manager

Maria is the Environmental, Health & Safety Manager for Kilsaran’s Dunboyne Paving, Walling, Block and Readymix Concrete Plants. Maria has a strong industrial background with experience in the water, wastewater and waste sectors, as well as the concrete industry.
 
Maria is responsible for risk management throughout the Dunboyne Plants, which also includes managing the safety of two labs, head office, showroom, site vehicles and road fleet. Another important role for Maria is the management and maintenance of the ISO 14001 and 9001 Environmental and Quality systems held by Kilsaran.
 
Maria enjoys going to the theatre, cinema and eating out.
 
Contact Maria: maria.spillane@kilsaran.ie
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Philip Brennan  – H&S Advisor Southern Region

Philip is the Health & Safety Advisor for Kilsaran’s sites located in the southern region of the country. These include Concrete Plants, quarries, pits, asphalt plants and block making facilities.
 
Philip’s background is in the manufacturing industry and he holds a primary degree in Manufacturing Technology. He has worked in a range of industries from Steel Fabrication, precast concrete through to the Quarrying sector where he has almost 14 years’ experience in various roles. He has been involved in Health & Safety for the past 10 years and obtained a post-grad in Occupational Health and Safety from UCD in 2010.
 
As a Kilkenny man he is a keen follower of hurling but also enjoys 5-a-side football, racquetball and cycling.
 
Contact Philip: philip.brennan@kilsaran.ie
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