Wills Brothers was formed in 1972 as a plant hire and civil engineering business based in Ballylahan Bridge, Foxford, County Mayo as a joint partnership between James and Charles Wills. In 1980 Wills Brothers Plant Hire Limited was incorporated and in 1994 took over the trading activities of Wills Brothers. In 1999 Wills Bros Limited was incorporated and took over the activities of Wills Brothers Plant Hire Limited.
The Company has undertaken a vast number of civil engineering projects throughout Ireland and the UK utilising its extensive fleet of owned plant and equipment with all projects being supervised by its team of long serving staff and is now at the forefront of infrastructural development.
The range of projects which Wills Bros have successfully undertaken are detailed below:
- Major and minor road schemes
- Infrastructure development
- Major drainage schemes
- Bridge construction
- Site remediation works
- Land reclamation
- Bulk earthworks
- Mineral extraction and processing
As a family run company, Wills Bros take pride in the standards we achieve in our projects, which culminate in numerous repeat contracts with our clients. Our head office is based in Ballylahan Bridge, Foxford, County Mayo and is located only a few short kilometres from Straide village with many employees living and interacting in the local community.
Our client base is very extensive ranging from nearly all-local authorities within Ireland, airport authorities, the National Roads Authority, Irish Water, amongst other major private developers and associated construction industries.
We are an equal opportunity employer with a staffing policy which actively encourages internal promotion and we offer all staff every opportunity to further develop their careers through training programmes. Currently we employ over 200 people in Ireland.
Tel.: (094) 9256221