About Us

The Buckley Construction Group is a family owned dynamic group of construction services companies with head offices based at Kilmeedy Castle, Millstreet, Co. Cork.

The group’s activities cover a range of services across the construction market.

Initially founded by John Buckley in 1994 the company quickly grew to be the largest, most dynamic specialist masonry, joinery and insulation sub-contractor in Cork and synonymous with many prestigious construction projects as main sub-contractors. Main contracting, Civil Engineering, House building, Extensions, Grant work, Specialist Fire stopping and SEAI Insulation works have been the key elements of progression over the last decade.

The Buckley Construction Group now comprises of;

With such a large divergence of activities the Buckley Construction Group has key personnel in all sectors with wide experience and a proven track record. In addition to personnel, technical and plant resources, the Buckley Construction Group has a strong financial base, allowing execution of multiple projects simultaneously.

Buckley Construction Group pride ourselves on our proven track record in delivering projects for a wide range of clients across all sectors, ON TIME, ON BUDGET, to the highest level of QUALITY and SUSTAINABILITY.


Over the years, Buckley Construction Group has developed a team of highly skilled and educated personnel, whose experience in the industry spans over a diverse range of sectors. The individual competencies of our team is combined with our integrated management structure which ensures our client delivery standards are among the highest in the industry. This proven experience along with his ethos for excellence in quality, safety and delivery has established a valuable reputation in the industry which is reflected in the high levels of repeat business among many of Ireland’s leading companies.

John Buckley

Managing Director / Contracts Director

John is the founding director of the Buckley Construction Group and has been intrinsically involved in building the business into the successful, quality service provider that it is today.  John is a leading figure in the construction industry in Cork and widely recognised for his experience. He is the driving force behind all construction operations undertaken by the Group and is committed to helping clients achieve a competitive advantage through a flexible and innovative approach.

Brian McCarthy B.Eng.

Contracts Manager

Brian has 18 years of Design and Build experience in main Contracting and has a proven track record in delivering high profile projects for a wide selection of clients across all sectors. He possess detailed knowledge and in depth understanding of Design & Construction, including modern specialist building services and has a clear understanding of clients requirements. He has been a market leader in delivering large scale developments from concept stage right through to project realisation and is noted for his ability to relate well to Clients and his problem solving skills.

Aine Collins

Business development Manager

Aine is a chartered accountant with over 20years international business and public representative experience. She is responsible for overseeing the delivery of the strategic planning & growth of the Buckley group of companies. Her involvement in the business strategy has brought a measured perspective to the growth and direction of the Group over the last number of years by ensuring that the high quality principle of the Buckley brand is maintained throughout the organisation.

Fiona Keller

Office manager

Fiona is responsible for all financial matters relating to the Buckley Construction group. She ensures that the company operates and maintains highly disciplined financial systems throughout its operations and is responsible for financial reporting, monitoring and modelling of all development projects as well as preparing the management, financial and consolidated accounts and cash flow.

Our Clients

Our reputation for excellence and our track-record for delivery are well demonstrated in our portfolio, which feature a diverse range of high profile projects and for a wide selection of clients across all sectors. We pride ourselves on our proven track record in delivering projects ON TIME, ON BUDGET, to the highest level of QUALITY and SUSTAINABILITY. This ability is reflected in high levels of repeat business and our long-term client relationships.