About Us

Our Story

With over four decades of Construction Estimating experience covering all aspects of costing and estimating, Carroll Estimating was established in 2019 as an estimating organisation to help and support contractors and developers better understand their tender and construction costs.Our focus is to help busy contractors and construction professionals tender in a positive, simple and effective way that will help them secure the projects that they want to work on.

Our focus is to help busy contractors and construction professionals tender in a positive, simple and effective way that will help them secure the projects that they want to work on.

We operate with an ethos of trust and transparency. You can place your trust in us to provide affordable, professional, cost-effective, confidential and a punctual estimating service from the smallest construction projects to large civil engineering projects.

Our estimating service gives you a competitive advantage by providing you with additional estimated coded breakdowns. We ensure that your tender price is factually priced to the last nail. Our progressive and unique estimating resources help your organisation to keep your overheads from increasing while providing you with a competitive and profitable project.

We are committed to offering our clients one point of professional practice for all your estimating needs whether it’s a quick call about a tender price or a general feel for costs within the industry.

We invest substantial time and resources in sourcing the best estimating and procurement software, while continually improving our service which has helped to establish us as one of the leading estimating companies in Ireland and the UK.

We successfully work with numerous Contractors, Developers, Sub-Contractors, Professional Quantity Surveys (PQS) Engineers & Architects both in Ireland and the UK who have been successful in winning major construction, fit-out and civil projects.

From the initial phone call or email of a project to be estimated right up to the completion of the estimate, we deliver a hands on approach to guide you through the tender process.

Fun fact: We have never missed a tender deadline in over 40 years of professional practice!!!!!!!

We work on estimating projects that include office, retail, laboratory, clean rooms, pharmaceutical, education, fit-outs, and residential.

Paddy Carroll

(Director) Senior Cost Estimator

Patrick is qualified and professionally experienced with MSC Construction Informatics, BSc Construction Economics & Management, SCSI Member, CIOB Registered, SCSI Registered.

During his career to date Patrick has worked professionally in the sector nationally in Ireland and internationally in the UK with specialist skills in estimating in residential, commercial, education, civils, and fitout projects.

Prior to setting up Carroll Estimating, Patrick lectured in Quantity surveying in IT Carlow.

Patrick founded Carroll Estimating in 2019, with over 15 years’ sector experience in construction in Ireland. Patrick has worked on a multitude of residential, commercial, education, healthcare and civil project on the ground.

The purpose of establishing Carroll Estimating was to provide contractors and developers with a more progressive and smart costing solution that would help set them apart in the tender process.

Carroll Estimating are passionate about supporting the industry to be progressive and proactive using technology and resources to build sustainable business and take the pain out of the tender undertaking. The end goal, price proficient to secure quality project work.

Patrick is registered with the Construction Institute of Building (CIOB) and registered for Quantity Surveyors under the Building Control Act 2007

Tom Snoddy

Senior Cost Estimator

Tom Snoddy is a key member of our professional team qualified with a Bsc (Hons) – Construction Management/Economics

Tom joined Carroll Estimating as a Senior Cost Estimator in 2019. Since then he has brought with him a wide range of estimating and project management experience on building and civil engineering works. Tom is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)

With 30 years plus experience in construction, Tom is not only a qualified plasterer, but also a carpenter by trade, having worked on numerous industrial, commercial and residential projects over the years. This equates to un-paralled onsite experience and knowledge.

Tom successfully managed businesses and brings with him a wealth of pure sector business acumen and expertise to the estimating table.

Tom’s attention to detail and his knowledge of construction is second to none, with a particular interest in conservation projects.

Tom is a member of the Construction Institute of Building (CIOB).

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Surveyors (PQS)