McKevitt Architects have been established in Drogheda since 1973. The practice was originally set up by Turlough McKevitt in partnership with Bernard O'Reilly, practicing under the title 'McKevitt O'Reilly'. Over the years the business name changed to 'T McKevitt Architect', and finally 'McKevitt Architects' in 1997. The company directors are Turlough & James McKevitt. McKevitt Architects are very proud of their contribution to the built environment of Ireland's North East. With a very enthusiastic and experienced team, McKevitt Architects continue to provide the highest standard of service to an established and expanding client portfolio.
James is a graduate of DIT Bolton Street and having spent his childhood in McKevitt Architects, he joined the practice officially in 2004. James specialises in domestic projects, with particular experience in both urban renovation/extension and rural one-off houses. He is an active member of Boyne RFC.
A Fellow of the RIAI, Turlough graduated from DIT Bolton Street in 1971. After gaining experience with Charles Ellison Architect in Dublin, he then moved to Drogheda. Turlough is accredited in conservation at Grade 3. A published author and exhibited artist, Turlough is also a keen hill-walker.
Adrian is a Drogheda native, a qualified architectural technologist and a registered architect. With years of experience, including stints with world-renowned Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers in Paris and London, he brings fresh knowledge and flair to the practice. He has gained a wealth of experience in dealing with complex and sophisticated clients and projects with complex statutory approvals. With additional qualifications in Health & Safety and Fire Safety, he strengthens the growing reputation and resources of the firm.
Jim joined McKevitt Architects in 1981. Since then his primary role has been as a Project Architect. Over the years Jim has been responsible for overseeing the contract administration and project supervision of the firm's largest and most prestigious projects including multiple AIB banks. He is a well-known musician and also a keen sports enthusiast, being a former chairman of Drogheda United FC.
Olive first joined the office in 2007, having previously worked in the building sector. With vast experience of financial and accounting procedures, she manages the accounts as well as the front of house. Olive has served as a member of the Board of Directors and a member of the Credit Committee of Drogheda Credit Union.