Who's Who

CIHT Northern Ireland

Here you will find details of our committee.


Get in touch with the local committee e: northernireland@ciht.org.uk


Clive Bradberry, Chair, CIHT Northern Ireland

Clive has 32 years’ experience in the delivery of public transport ranging from heavy rail, metro and light rail projects to tendered bus services.  He joined London Underground as a graduate civil engineer in 1986 and was involved in the design and construction of major works.  In 1996 he transferred to Transport for London and became Project Manager for the £200m Croydon Tramlink PFI scheme.  

Once Tramlink was operational Clive moved to London Buses Limited to gain operational experience as the Performance Delivery Manager for all bus services in south London.  Upon moving to Northern Ireland in 2001, Clive spent the first 18 months commuting back to GB to work for Network Rail on a variety of projects. 

In 2003 he became the Infrastructure Executive for Translink heading a Division of approximately 320 staff with responsibilities for the management of the operational and commercial estates, the operation of the rail network along with the provision and maintenance of all stations, depots, garages, track, signalling and structures used to deliver bus and rail public transport services in Northern Ireland. 

Clive’s role within Translink will be shortly changing as he takes on a new post as Director of Engineering & Sponsorship to establish a professional client function within the Group.

Kaine Lynch, Vice Chair, CIHT Northern Ireland

Stephen Bradshaw, Honorary Treasurer, CIHT Northern Ireland

Adam Heanen, Honorary Secretary, CIHT Northern Ireland

Adam is a Chartered Civil Engineer with over 10 years’ experience within the Department for Infrastructure (DfI).  A graduate of Queen’s University Belfast and the University of Ulster, Adam is currently a Senior Engineer in DfI Roads Procurement Branch.

Paul Brogan, Past Chair, CIHT Northern Ireland

Paul is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with some 28 years post qualification experience. He has worked exclusively in contracting within the civil engineering and highway maintenance sectors since qualification.  Paul is Divisional Director with John McQuillan (Contracts) Limited, based in Lisburn, with whom he has worked for 23 years. 

He is a current member of the QPANI Executive Committee, and the sits on the Asphalt and Aggregates and Health and Safety Client Liaison sub committee and is a past Chair of the QPANI asphalts and aggregates committee. Through the QPANI he is involved in liaison with Senior Management in TNI on a range of matters from specifications, commercial, contractual and budgetary matters, through to health and safety within roads maintenance.

Robert Eadie, Elected Committee Member, CIHT Northern Ireland

Dr. Robert Eadie is Academic Lead for Civil Engineering at Ulster University and MSc Civil and Infrastructure Engineering Course director. His PhD was related to e-procurement in construction, and his research focuses on BIM, Procurement, Roads and pedagogy. He spent 20 years in industry in consultancy, on site and in the public sector before moving into academia.

A fellow of Engineers Ireland, he is currently Immediate Past Chair of Northern Region, a council member and represents them on the Professional College of CPCNI which lobbies government on Industry needs. He is a Chartered Committee Member of CIHT Northern Ireland. He is currently Treasurer for the Association of Civil Engineering Departments which is an umbrella group representing over fifty Universities who teach Civil engineering. He currently teaches Project Management and Traffic Engineering at Ulster University. He has over seventy-five peer-reviewed academic publications. 

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