Company Profile

Bronra Surveys was established in 2006 to develop services based on modern Land Survey technology combined with many years of practical experience on both Building and Civil Engineering projects. We cover the areas of Topographic Surveying, Aerial Photography,Project Management,Boundary Survey and Mapping and general Survey Solutions to suit the needs of our clients.

Since then over 600 projects have been successfully delivered to our clients. We are based in Galway City and continue to work on projects throughout Ireland and the UK. We are covered by Public Liability and Professional Indemnity Insurance and carry a range of modern survey equipment and software. For the last 3 years we have been engaged in Aerial Surveying and photography and carry the neccessary insurance and Irish Aviation Authority licensing to carry out work all over Ireland. We also operate a range of watercraft to carry out survey work on any type of water including inshore.

Going forward we hope to develop as a family business that can provide the expertise and equipment necessary to complete projects on time and to a high standard.

Our Mission

Our mission at Bronra Surveys is to deliver flexible, custom built surveys to the Client in a timely and cost-effective manner. Our focus is on tailoring our surveys to the needs of the client and creating cost effective surveys. We achieve this by targeting only the information required thus saving on resources and passing the saving onto our clients. Bronra Survey are very invested in the promotion of Aerial Surveying and have been to the forefront in the West of Ireland for the past number of years, completing many projects.


Mr James Gilchrist B.Eng MIS (Contracts Manager)                       

I have worked in the Building and Civil Engineering Industry since leaving College in 1981 both in Ireland and the UK. Large Projects worked on have included : Broadgate Office Development in London, The Convention centre in Birmingham and Moneypoint power station in Ireland. I have experience as a project manager on the construction of over 300 units consisting of houses and apartments on the outskirts of Galway from greenfield to completion.

Mr Sean Gilchrist B. Eng (hons) H.Dip                                           Sean Gilchrist
I have gained valuable experience in Land Surveying working for Bronra Surveys for 4 years after leaving college in 2011. I spent the last 2 years working in London as a Project Engineer and Project Manager. Large projects I have worked on include: Embassy Gardens, Nine Elms, London as well as Bellway Homes large apartment complex also in Nine Elms, London.