FDT Consulting Engineers & Project Managers Ltd

 Our Mission

"Your trusted partner delivering process engineering and energy efficient solutions; we are flexible and innovative, from concept through implimentation and beyond."

We support our clients in becoming more competitive through efficient capital spend, optimised processes, improved quality, reduced operational costs and success in meeting compliance requirements.

We have a unique understanding of the issues facing the sectors in which we work and boast a prestigious track record in delivering high quality, yet cost effective results locally and internationally.


 Our History

FDT was formed in 1991 to offer consultancy and project management services to the Irish market. Since then it has successfully grown to operate in Europe, the United Kingdom, North America, the Caribbean, Africa, and Asia Pacific. We provide quality service to a wide range of industries:

  • Brewing and distilling
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Biotechnology
  • Food and dairy
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Water


 Our Markets

FDT has significant experience providing effective project services within major global markets. Our knowledge of local and international regulations, as well as cultural diversity give us an edge in understanding our clients’ unique needs and make FDT adaptable to local conditions.


 The FDT Difference

Our clients trust us to successfully deliver technical services that allow them to improve their market positions. FDT does this with a highly qualified and experienced team of multi-disciplinary professionals. To maintain this advantage, FDT is fully committed to providing formal training and professional development opportunities to its staff. Certifications from leading bodies provide assurance to our clients that our staff can provide support tailored to their unique needs.

In a world with growing challenges for balancing sustainability with profitability, FDT uses innovative solutions to help our clients meet their goals. FDT remains agile by continually evaluating its project performance, as well as industry developments, to identify systems and technology that can enhance our capabilities, thereby delivering more cost-effective services to our clients.

Risk management is a collaborative effort with connections across people and projects. A holistic view is needed to maintain alignment and achieve effectiveness. FDT understands how its work affects other areas and is able to plan sufficiently to ensure accurate results and to minimize conflicts.

Safety is a key value at FDT and we are committed to maintaining a safe working environment for our staff, visitors, and anyone who may be affected by our activities. As a provider of risk management support, FDT provides its clients with complete and open risk assessment results which provide a clear picture of where improvements should be made.

 News and Publications

Research, development and innovation are important parts of FDT’s business and overall philosophy.  We believe it is vital to be up-to-date date on the latest solutions available in the different areas in which we work. Development of knowledge (at all career stages) is an important principle at FDT and as well as participating in external CPD events, we hold an internal training day each year where we share things that members of the team have learned during the year or invite specialist suppliers to introduce new technologies. We often share our knowledge and experience with the engineering and industry community through talks and publications


An energy efficient design review for Ahascragh Distillery

Irish Times Nov 2022


Challenging the status quo; energy efficient design in brewing and distilling
Brewer and Distiller International July 2020


Improved Treatment of Distillery Wastes
Environmental Protection Agency




Proud involvement in this EXCEED project for SJG

SEAI 2022


Implementation of a formal energy-efficient design process

Pharmaceutical Engineering
April 2020




Lough Ree Technology Cluster Feasibility Study

Engineers Ireland March 2021


EED in Industry and its practical implementation

Engineers Ireland  February 2021


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