ADCO offers a professional diving service in freshwater and marine environments throughout Ireland, the UK and Europe. Our company was founded in 1999 to address specific growth in the archaeological sector and has since expanded to include civils diving work, geotechnical investigation, and subsea environmental services. ADCO continues to be at the forefront of developments in the industry and is recognised as a leading consultancy in the field of Maritime Archaeology.

The company is managed by experienced directors and our employees comprise dedicated marine professionals drawn from both the scientific community and the Oil and Gas sectors. We believe in the provision of ‘intelligent diving’ solutions and use our considerable in-house expertise to deliver an unrivalled level of site inspection and reporting, supported by detailed and metrically-accurate project drawings. Our extensive portfolio of clients includes civil engineering companies, port authorities, local authorities, state agencies, semi-state bodies and research institutions.

The information on this website, and any of its sub-pages, is provided by the Archaeological Diving Company Ltd based on work that the company has completed and is intended for information purposes only. If you detect an error or oversight, please notify us via the website contact page.

ADCO Personnel


Registered Address:

Beverley Studios
Church Terrace, Bray
Co. Wicklow, Ireland

Company Registration No: 31288
VAT Registration No: IE 6332888H

Company Directors:
Niall Brady, PhD, FSA
Rex Bangerter, MA

Tel: +353 (0) 1 908 1541