Murphy Building & Civil Contractors – Specialists in High Quality New Builds and Extensions

Murphy Building & Civil Contractors is a family run construction business based in Carrigaline. It was founded in 1991 and since then the company has grown in both size and reputation. We have a broad portfolio of successfully completed construction projects across a number of sectors including Residential, Restoration, Refurbishment, Commercial, and Agricultural. Our commitment to seeing all projects through from site clearance to a complete turnkey solution is what sets us apart from our competition. Good communication, understanding your needs and constantly embracing innovation are hallmarks of our success.

Over the years we have taken great pride in developing a reputation for offering a personal and responsible service and, as a result, often our work is through repeat business or as a direct result of recommendations by satisfied Clients, Architects and Project Engineers. When you build, extend or renovate your home with Murphy Building & Civil Contractors you are assuring yourself of the highest quality of product and service. Don’t just take our word for it, take a look at our Testimonials page.

Peter Murphy has been running Murphy Building and Civil Contractors since 2012. The company was originally started by Peter’s father who carries the same name as a spin off from Peter Murphy Plant Ltd established almost 40 years ago which he continues to successfully run to this day. Prior to taking charge of the business, Peter was a valued member of the team gaining hands on experience in all aspects of the construction process. He has a lifelong heritage in the construction business, starting at a young age working summers. Peter also holds an honours degree in Commerce from U.C.C and a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from C.I.T.

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New Builds

New Builds

In most cases, your home is your most important and valuable asset. We have been delivering ...

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Any extension or alteration will involve a significant investment on your behalf. Good design ...

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Over the years we have carried out many remodelling and conversion projects and created ...

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Civil Works

As Murphy Building and Civil Contractors has grown, it has built capabilities that enable ...

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Who we are...

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"Peter, A big thank you to you and your team at Radharc na HAbhann Construction Limited for the excellent work done on our home in Nova Court Carrigaline. The project which consisted of a full retro-fit of our downstairs including a new extension containing a kitchen/dining area with glass..."

Tom Kelly, Carrigaline, Co.Cork – Jan 2014

"I am very pleased to say Peter Murphy of Murphy Building & Civil Contractors has been a loyal and valued customer of Cork Builders Providers for over 20 years. I am delighted to have his custom, business & customers alike to be associated with CBP for any and all..."

Mr. Dan Twomey, Managing Director - Cork Builders Providers

"We purchased a house in the City centre, in need of complete renovation. We engaged with Murphy Building & Civil Contractors as they have a great reputation in our area.We found them very approachable, came up with suggestions during the project which enhanced the final outcome. We found every..."

Donal & Maria Dineen, Carrigaline, Cork – April 2014

"College Corinthians AFC engaged Murphy Building and Civil Contractors to carry out ground works in Castletreasure, consisting of draining a carpark and adjoining pitches / training areas into a swale. Murphy Building and Civil Contractors clearly understood our needs, and carried out the works on schedule and within budget...."

Brendan Murphy, College Corithians Soccer Club – Sept 2015

"Knowledgeable of and very attentive to modern standards of design, technology and construction and achieves the highest standard in building projects undertaken by engaging top class tradesmen and subcontractors. Always tolerant of the inevitable changes which will be sought by clients on the course of construction, particularly in one..."

Frank & Dorry O Flynn, Blackrock road, Cork City – November 2015

"In 2010 we approached a number of builders to quote us for building our new home. After looking at all quotes and meeting with the contractors, it was obvious that Peter Murphy &sons was the best fit for our needs. It was a decision we did not regret. From..."

Caitriona and Frank O' Mahony, Ballyorban, Monkstown - 2014

"Having seen the high quality of the work that Peter did for our sons John and Alister in building their new houses, we approached him about renovating our old farmhouse. From beginning to end Peter’s main concern was that everything should be done to the highest standard. Peter was..."

Sam & Paula Geary, Leaghamore, Cork - Feb 2014

"Peter Murphy Construction did some work on our site at Gaelscoil Charraig Uí Leighin. We found Peter very approachable and comprehensive in all our dealings with him. Work was always carried out well and completed on time and satisfactorily."

Gaelscoil Carrig Ui Leighin, Nov 2015

"When, after many years of planning and fundraising, Carrigaline Tennis Club was ready to commence development of its new green field site in Kilnagleary, Carrigaline, Co Cork we were anxious to retain a builder of the highest standard but competitively priced to carry out ground works and to construct..."

Carrigaline Tennis Club, Feb 2014

"Peter Murphy Plant Hire were very helpful and obliging throughout the installation process. They prepared the area,installed the culverts,reinstated the road and did everything from A-Z in the most efficient professional manner. Peter Murphy Plant Hire did an efficient no nonsense job.They worked away themselves and did as good..."

Kevin & Cathy O’Sullivan, Scart House, Douglas, Co. Cork - Nov 2013

"Peter had an eye for detail and made a number of design suggestions that we incorporated into the build of the house as well as ideas that led to a more cost effective build. We wanted an “A” rated house so we were pleased to find Peter has strong..."

John & Valarie Carmody, Maryborough Hill, Cork - June 2015

"M.D O’Sheas & Sons are delighted to have Peter Murphy, trading as Murphy Building & Civil Contractors as a valuable customer. He is fantastic to deal with, very efficient and prompt payment on the trading account is always guaranteed."

Mr Paul O'Shea, Managing Director - MD O'Sheas
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