- Latest ESBNET News @ : 29/02/2024
Thursday 29th February 2024
It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of Eamonn Hendrick, ex ESBI & Civil Works and father of our friend and colleague David (EMP, CER).
We are thinking of David and all of Eamonn’s family and friends at this difficult time. May his kind soul rest in peace.
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After a stellar career spanning 40 years, Eileen Downey, Reward & Benefits Manager, People Operations is retiring on Wednesday 27th March.
Eileen started work in ESB in September 1982 in Data Preparation. She has held many diverse roles areas across ESB in areas including IT, Power Generation, Finance, Trading and most recently in HR.
Eileen is leaving us now to pursue lots of new and exciting travel adventures and aims to golf in as many of the premium golf courses around the country! We would like to wish Eileen the best of luck in her retirement.
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Message from Catherine Lernihan;Continue reading →
On behalf of myself and my family I just want to thank everyone that made my Retirement from the ESB so special. I had a brilliant night last Thursday and it was great to see so many people at my Leaving Do. Thank you so much for attending – it was great to catch up with so many friends. Thank you also for your emails, cards, texts, gifts and flowers. They were really appreciated. Wishing everyone health and happiness and I hope to stay in touch with as many people as possible in the future.
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 28/02/2024
Wednesday 28th February 2024
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Joe Grimes, Construction Networks, Finglas is retiring on Friday 1st March.Continue reading →
Joe started as an apprentice in Ballymun Depot in 1981. Throughout his career he worked in service repair, 38’s and spent a number of years as DTE in Dublin North looking after PSP and maintenance, this is an area Joe was passionate about.
Joe is now leaving us to spend more time on his boat fishing on his favourite lakes that surround Roosky. We would like to wish Joe the best of luck in his retirement.
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 20/02/2024
Tuesday 20th February 2024
It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of Máire Halpin, mother of our friend and colleague Dave Halpin (Enterprise Services) and mother-in-law of Eileen Hyland (Enterprise Services). Our thoughts and prayers are with Dave and family at this difficult time. May her soul rest in peace.Continue reading →
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 16/02/2024
Friday 16th February 2024
It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of Marie Lynch, mother of our friend and colleague Darragh Lynch (ESB Networks).
Our thoughts and prayers are with Darragh and his family at this difficult and sad time. May her soul rest in peace.
It is with great sadness I have to inform you of the passing of Gerry Redmond retired charge hand of the mailing room Head Office, Gerry passed away on the 14/02/2024, he will be reposing in the Brian McElroy Funeral home on Saturday 17/2/24 from 4.00.pm until 6.00.pm, his funeral will take place on Monday 19/2/24 in the church of St Mark’s Springfield Tallaght at 10.00.am and afterwards to Newlands Cross Crematorium for 11.30.am may he Rest In PeaceContinue reading →
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 13/02/2024
Tuesday 13th February 2024
It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of John McCloskey, father of our friend and colleague Sheila Fogarty (Customer Solutions) and grandfather of Mairead Fogarty (Customer Solutions). Our thoughts and prayers are with Sheila and Mairead at this difficult time. May his soul rest in peace.
It is with deep sadness that I inform you of the passing of Madeline O’Dea, mother of our friend and colleague Mark O’Dea.Continue reading →
Our thoughts and prayers are with Mark and his family at this difficult and sad time.
Reposing at her home (F26 E273), on Tuesday from 5pm to 8pm. Funeral to arrive to St Patrick’s church, Killala, on Wednesday for Mass at 1pm, followed by burial in Killala cemetery. May her soul rest in peace.
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 12/02/2024
Monday 12th February 2024
It is with deep sadness that I inform you of the passing of Frank Bird, father of our friend and colleague Leon Bird, CNM, ESB Networks, Finglas.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Leon and his family at this sad and difficult time.
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After nearly 43 years service, Catherine Lernihan is retiring from the ESB to pursue her next adventure! Her last working day is Thursday 22nd February.Continue reading →
Wishing Catherine all the very best in this next chapter of her life and looking forward to a great night of celebrations in the Palace Bar on the 22nd.
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 07/02/2024
Latest Notices Wednesday 7th February 2024
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To my colleagues and friends in Electric Ireland and beyond, as you may know, I retired from ESB/Electric Ireland in January, and I will always look back on my time there with great fondness.
I would like to offer my heartfelt thanks to everyone for their good wishes on my retirement and to those of you who gave me such a good send off on 25th January. Sincerely, I really enjoyed the night, and it will live long in my memory for all the right reasons. Thank you to the planners (schemers) who worked so hard to make it all happen – I just wanted to acknowledge your efforts on my behalf it was so very thoughtful of you all. I was overwhelmed by your kind words and humbled by your generosity. To those I did not get to speak with before I left, I’ll hopefully catch up with you in the future.
I have been fortunate to work with great people during my career in Electric Ireland and elsewhere in ESB. Thank you for all the camaraderie, the support, and the happy times.
It has been an exciting time to be in the industry and I look forward to watching ESB lead the charge in the face of new challenges.
I wish you all good luck and hope that we keep in touch throughout the years ahead. Kind regards and best wishes for the future.
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After more than 44years & 7mths of dedicated service, William Hearne (Billy), Group Sourcing, Waterford is finally hanging up his ESB swipe card Friday 9th February 2024. Billy has been an integral part of the Shared Services area & the Group Sourcing function over those 44 years & has made an irreplaceable contribution & lasting impression on anyone who has had the pleasure of dealing with him. His great sense of humour & sensible no bother approach will be greatly missed. I would like to take this opportunity to wish Billy & his family the very best of health & happiness for a long & happy retirement. From all in Group Sourcing & ES ProcurementContinue reading →
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 29/01/2024
Monday 29th January 2024
I regret to inform you of the death of Ger Connolly, father of John Connolly, South Central Regional Manager, ESB Networks. May he Rest in Peace
Funeral details as follows:
Reposing at Maher’s Chapel of Rest, Portarlington (eircode R32 X5XV) on Saturday evening from 4pm with Rosary at 7pm. Requiem Mass in St Brochan’s Church, Bracknagh (eircode R51 HF99) on Sunday at 2pm. Funeral afterwards to St Brochan’s Cemetery. https://rip.ie/death-notice/ger-connolly-offaly-bracknagh-544437
I regret to inform you of the death of death of Michael (Mick) Owens, Father of Tomás, ESB Networks. Funeral details as follows:
Michael (Mick) Owens, Carpenterstown, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath and late of 3 Healy Street, Tullamore, Co. Offaly, reposing at his home, Carpenterstown, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath (N91 HW77) on Sunday 28th January from 2pm, concluding with prayers at 8pm.
Michael’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 11.30 am in St. Feichin’s Church, Fore, Co. Westmeath N91 X265, followed by burial in the adjoining cemetery.
May Michael rest in peace
Our thoughts are with Tomás & his family at this difficult time.Continue reading →
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 24/01/2024
Wednesday 24th January 2024
After 44 years of commitment and service to ESB, Eugene will retire on the 8th February.
Eugene joined ESB in 1980 as a General Worker. He qualified as an Electrician and worked his way up to an Electrical/Civils C.O.Ws and promotion to Project Supervisor on the Southwest Stations project. He embraced change, transferring to CPG and moving into EMP . Throughout his career, Eugene has been at the forefront of transformation, inspiring those he worked with to embrace new technologies. So, it is apt that his final position in ESB is Deployment Contractor Manager on the Smart Metering project where he contributed significantly to the success of the project.
I am sure you will join me in congratulating Eugene on his retirement and wish him the very best of health and happiness. We will miss his quick wit, his steady presence and all his expert knowledge. Best of Luck Eugene on the next stage of your life journey….on the golf course!
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Dear Colleagues,Continue reading →
After over 44 great years in ESB it’s time to move on to my next phase in life and with a certain amount of sadness, Friday 2nd February will be my last working day in the company. Looking back at the various roles I have had since I started in Bellacorick Power Station in 1979, to my time in Moneypoint and then Procurement, it all seems like a blip in time. But when i think back in detail and reflect on the many great people throughout ESB that I have had the privilege of working with and learning from I feel a very lucky person and will be forever grateful. I will cherish the many friends and acquaintances I have developed both inside and outside of ESB and hopefully these friendships continue as I now focus on more challenging tasks such as entertaining grandkids, lots more cycling, travel. etc!!
A big thank you to all who I have had the pleasure of journeying with, and I wish you all and your families Health and Happiness. Tommy
- Latest ESBNET News @ : 23/01/2024
Tuesday 23rd January 2024
I regret to inform you of the death of Bréda Dolan, mother of Ciara Dolan, ESB Networks. Funeral details as follows:Continue reading →
Funeral Mass to Our Lady Help of Christians Church, Navan Road, Dublin 7 on Friday 26th January to arrive at 9.55am for 10am Requiem Mass. Cremation thereafter to Glasnevin Crematorium for service at 12:30pm. https://rip.ie/death-notice/breda-dolan-dublin-navan-road-543963 Our thoughts are with Ciara and her family at this difficult time.