BSc (Hons), MSc, CEng, MICE, MIEI
Registered Ground Engineering Adviser
Fintan Buggy joined ROD in 2005.
As our senior geotechnical engineer, he is responsible for site investigations, geotechnical assessments and design studies.
Fintan is an expert in ground improvement for road and railway infrastructure on soft ground, including peat stability assessments. He led ROD’s design for the geotechnical aspects of the Northern Spire Bridge, Limerick Southern Ring Road PPP and the M7/M8 PPP projects.
Prior to joining ROD, Fintan spent more than 25 years working in the UK and the US on a broad range of projects, including commercial developments, pipelines, dams, bridges and major roads.
He is the Irish representative on the ISSMGE TC202 Transportation Geotechnics and a member of the NSAI TC015 committee providing review and comment on revisions to Eurocodes and geotechnical standards. He is a past chairman of the Geotechnical Society of Ireland (2014-2016).
Fintan has published case history papers both in Ireland and internationally.