About Us

The Company was formed in 1992 by the Managing Director Valentine J Donegan who has worked in the Civil Engineering Industry for over 40 years.

Donegan Civil Engineering specialised mainly in Tunnelling, Pipejacking and Shaft Sinking for the first few years but has now become a company with the capabilities, expertise and experience to undertake large scale projects as the main contractor.


We offer a complete construction service, from design, planning, management to implementation.

With clients from all over the UK such as;

Regional Utility CompaniesDonegan Plant Yard

  • United Utilities
  • Yorkshire Water
  • Welsh Water
  • Northumbrian Water
  • Scottish Water
  • Scottish Power

Alexandra Park FootbridgeTBM at Franklaw for United Utilities

Private Sector Contractors

  • Amey
  • Balfour Beatty
  • Laing O’Rourke / LiMA 
  • Costain
  • ETM
  • Galiford Costain Atkins (GCA)
  • Kier Murphy Interserve (KMI)
  • Seymour Civil Engineering Contractors
  • Morgan Sindall
  • MWH Constructors

Clients can be assured of the highest standards of construction resulting from the Company’s comprehensive management structure and highly skilled workforce.

The degree of success achieved to date has been based from the outset on teamwork, with a pro-active approach to problem solving and a commitment to training and quality.

The success of Donegan Civil Engineering has been built on certain key principles;

  • Competent professional management expertiseTBM heading to Llandudno, Wales
  • Foresight in planning
  • Diligence and discipline in construction
  • Attention to fine detail
  • Safe working practice and systems
  • Workmanship
  • Close client liaisons
  • Completion within agreed cost and time frames

For more information on Donegan Civil Engineering and how we can help you please contact us by clicking here. Alternatively you can ring us on 0161 495 7300.