Brian Lydon – Managing Director
With over 20 years experience, Brian understands how the construction industry works, and what it takes to run a successful construction company. Having worked in all aspects of the utilities, engineering and construction sectors, Brian has invaluable practical knowledge of how to directly apply the correct skills and techniques of the trades, along with having the Managerial skills to ensure a value engineered solution is always offered in all aspects of our works. Brian has overseen the growth of the business over the past 15 years and strives for continued success of the company for many years to come.
Dave Riley – Director of Construction & Utilities
Having spent many years on the ground honing his skills and learning his respective trades, Dave started working with Lydon Contracting as a Contracts Manager and is now our Director of Construction & Utilities. Dave has a wealth of experience and determination and will be overseeing the growth of the Construction and Utility sectors of Lydon Contracting.
Tony Watts – Health and Safety Advisor
As the business has grown over the last number of years, so has the need for more stringent Health and Safety. Tony’s primary responsibility is ensuring that the operatives are working in a safe and conscious manner. Holding NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety Tony has both the experience and expertise to assess the working conditions and the competency of the operatives on site, giving you the peace of mind in knowing that in all aspects of our work, Health and Safety is an ever present factor.
Joy Taylor – Assistant to MD
Joy works closely with Brian Lydon to ensure that the accounting elements of the business are in order. This involves both sales and purchase ledger, VAT, CIS Compliance together with keeping a close eye on the many long term projects we run that involve detailed applications. Joy also works closely with our Accountants to put together quarterly management accounts and year end reports. Joy has worked for Lydon Contracting for five years and has seen the business grow considerably in this time.
Jonny Linnell – Projects Manager
Having worked for Lydon Contracting for over 10 years, Jonny has proven to be a very hard working and committed member of the workforce. Jonny has completed both SMSTS and NRSWA Supervisor training and oversees the running of many different jobs from inception to completion. Jonny’s main role is to undertake projects and maintain a high quality finished product that both the client and ourselves can be proud of, whilst at the same time it is delivered on time and on budget.
Stuart Jarvie – Projects Manager
Joining Lydon Contracting in October 2015, Stuart brings years of experience and management skills to our team. Stuart is trained and certified with both SMSTS and IOSH qualifications, which gives him an understanding of the factors involved in what is needed to run a successful project both operationally and in terms of health and safety. Having worked in the utilities sector for many years, Stuart adds a professionalism that will be of great benefit to the longevity of the company.
Mark Basson – Projects Manager
Mark is our project manager that oversees the day-to-day running and growth of one of our development contracts. With sites located all over the country covering a broad spectrum of works ranging from landscaping to utility and drainage installations this work requires key logistical skills that are an incredibly important quality in site management. Mark holds the relevant training and SMSTS qualifications that allow him to continually monitor and assess works on site in order to ensure that all works are in conjunction with current health and safety guidelines.
Clive Gaughan – Site Manager
Being based on site, Clive offers a wealth of knowledge that is invaluable in terms of project delivery. Being fully SMSTS, NRSWA Supervisor and CPCS trained, Clive can offer guidance to those working around him in order to ensure productivity is always paramount. Clive’s role is supervising major utility projects.
Richard Goosey – Site Manager
Another of our site managers, Richard has a wealth of experience in the construction industry. Richard has all the relevant SMSTS, NRSWA Supervisor and CPCS training to oversee and supervise ongoing works to make sure that the work being carried out is in line with the client’s needs. Richard’s main role is supervising major civils and construction projects.
Sean Gavaghan – Contracts Assistant
Sean assists on the day-to-day running on our utilities contracts and is currently completing a HNC in Civil Engineering, with a view to then to go on to complete a degree in Civil Engineering. Lydon Contracting believes in reinvestment in training and welcomes the opportunity to support Sean while he studies on a part-time day release system.
Ciaran Molloy – Procurement Assistant
Working from our head office, Ciaran is in charge of procuring materials for our current projects. Ciaran also manages the route planning for our beavertail lorries and our 8 wheel grab wagon, ensuring that our clients can always expect a reliable service. Ciaran also has the responsibility of monitoring current projects on the Ting Dene contract and ensuring that they are meeting their financial goals.
Jodi Hector – Office Manager
Overseeing the efficient running of the office, Jodi’s role also involves greatly in assisting Joy with the financial side of the business. Jodi also offers valuable help and assistance to all, which demonstrates one of the businesses many strengths of solid, dependable teamwork – which is at the heart of Lydon Contracting.
Manazza Hill – Administrator and Purchase Ledger Officer
Manazza is the first point of contact when you call into the office of Lydon Contracting. A core part and to control the smooth running of the business is the day to day processing of supplier invoices, and managing all supplier accounts. The payment of suppliers on time is what Lydon Contracting hold great pride in. Manazza also assists with the ordering of materials and managing accommodation needs for all our workers on site.