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What We Do

McNamara carry out groundworks and civil engineering across both the residential and commercial sectors and have vast experience in many types of developments. You can be assured that we have the expertise to carry out your projects successfully and have the skills, training and experience needed.

Residential Schemes

We work throughout the spectrum of residential schemes. From large residential schemes comprising an excess of 100 units of both private and social housing and associated infrastructure, to individual bespoke luxury private houses developments of individual and everything in between we can deliver.

Commercial Schemes

We are experienced in schemes in all of the following sectors:

  • Industrial/Retail
  • Education
  • NHS
  • Private Healthcare and Nursing homes
  • Defence

If you would like to discuss your next commercial project today please call our estimating department now on 01794 341380.

Our Expertise

McNamara specialise in the following works:

  • Site clearance
  • Infrastructure works
  • Substructure
    • Excavation and earthworks
    • Bulk excavation
    • Contaminated earth removal and remediation
    • Piling attendance
    • Foundations
    • Plain and reinforced concrete
    • Substructure blockwork and brickwork
    • Block and beam floors / Jetfloor systems
    • Ground floor construction
    • Basement works
    • Underpinning
    • Waterproof structures
  • Drainage
    • Deep drainage
    • Foul drainage
    • Storm drainage
    • Connecting to existing drainage
    • Manholes and inspection chambers
    • Attenuation systems
    • Pumping stations
    • Confined space working
  • External Works
    • Paths and patios
    • Block paving
    • Tarmac
    • Landscaping
    • Shed bases
    • External walls
    • Retaining walls
    • Gabion baskets
    • Kerb laying
    • Pin kerbs/edgings
  • Road construction
    • Section 278 Works
    • Minor road construction
    • Streetworks
    • Tarmac
    • Driveways
    • Car parks
    • Kerbs laying
  • Site engineering services

Health, Safety and the Environment

McNamara have gained the SMAS Worksafe certificate ( This means that we have met the SSIP core criteria recognised by the HSE and other SSIP accreditation schemes. Meeting the SSIP Core Criteria demonstrates that we are serious about H&S and have an effective H&S Management System to ensure that any work we are engaged in is, so far as reasonably practical, carried out without risk to health and safety. McNamara have been accredited with health and safety since 2008 when SSIP was introduced.

McNamara are represented by HCS Safety who regularly undertake site inspections and help in all aspects of health and safety advice and management.

McNamara always work with the Environment in mind and have taken steps to reduce their carbon footprint. We work with local suppliers and carry out value engineering with our clients to reduce both the human and economic costs.

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