Dave McDonnell

Managing Director
Dave is from Westport, has a degree in Geomatics and is a chartered surveyor. Dave has worked in challenging urban and remote environments throughout Ireland, the UK, Australia and the USA. This includes surveying on many large infrastructure projects and managing survey teams on major Gas plants, Iron ore mines and Motorways in Western Australia. Dave has been known to put his hand up for jobs across the country just to get a game of snooker in when he knows there’s a good club nearby.

Uqba Ramzan

Geomatics Surveyor
Uqba joined the team after moving from Pakistan in February, 2023. He completed his Masters in Cartography and GI Engineering from China. He has a great attitude with a bright future ahead of him in the field of Geomatics.

Kevin Dodd

Operations Manager
Kevin is from Ballina & has a degree in Geomatics. Kevin spent 13 years working as a Survey Party Chief in the offshore Oil, Gas and renewables industry before joining KGSS. His offshore career took him all over the world, leading teams on a variety of large-scale positioning and construction projects. Kevin sometimes takes his kayak to work to make the most of the nearest river rapids.

Lewis Boland

Trainee Surveyor
Lewis is a dedicated trainee with a strong work ethic. He has a positive attitude, is always ready to support team members. He has a bright future in surveying.

Ruaidhrí Eade

Senior Surveyor
Ruaidhrí joined our team at the tail end of 2021 with an already strong ability in CAD and Revit. Ruaidhrí likes training down at the boxing gym and has a great interest in all sports.

Bob Kilkelly

Robert Kilkelly or Bob as he is known has been the constant in KGSS history. He is an Engineer has a wealth of knowledge and gives us advice regularly. Bob loves sailing, cycling, running up and down mountains to name just a few of his hobbies.