Octabuild, established in 1984 is unique among representative groups in the building and construction industry.
The objective of the group is to promote the benefits of high quality, Irish manufactured products. Each Octabuild company is committed to providing an efficient and reliable service to builders merchants.
While the Octabuild companies (Evode Ltd., Gyproc, ICI Dulux Ltd., Irish Cement Ltd., Sanbra Fyffe Ltd., Tegral Ltd., Kingspan Insulation and Wavin Ireland Ltd.) all conduct their business independently of each other, they share a number of important attributes.
Between them the Octabuild companies make a significant contribution to the Irish building and construction industry. Their manufacturing plants are spread throughout the country providing significant employment (1,400+ employed directly) and contributing substantially to the economic well being of their local communities. Their combined product portfolio represents an impressive range of high quality Irish manufactured brands. The companies between them make 20,000+ quality products available every day.
Glennon Brothers www.glennonbrothers.ie
ICI Dulux Ltd. www.dulux.ie
Irish Cement Ltd. www.irishcement.ie
Sanbra Fyffe Ltd. www.sanbrafyffe.ie
Tegral Ltd. www.tegral.ie
Wavin Ireland Ltd. www.wavin.ie
Kingspan Insulation www.insulation.kingspan.com
The 2011 Octabuild Builders Merchant Awards took place on Thursday 24th February 2011 in The Round Room at The Mansion House, Dublin.
Octabuild Builders Merchant of the Year 2011: John O’Dwyer Builders Providers, Kilrush
Tom O’ Callaghan, Chairman Octabuild; Sean Gallagher; Bernard O’ Dwyer and Pauline Cahill with Brendan Maher, President IHBMA
Munster: John O’Dwyer Builders Providers, Kilrush
Leinster: Telfords Portlaoise
Connaught/Ulster: Maurice Graham Ltd
Special Awards:Lifetime Achievement: Michael O’Higgins
County Awards:Carlow: Heiton Buckley, Carlow
From Sanbra Fyffe (L-R) Aidan Murphy, Gavin Kelly, Noel Conroy, Sean Gallagher (Guest Speaker), Brian Murphy, Martin Murphy, Padraig Corcoran.