Quarries


Suppliers of high quality stone
Having come through the tough times, Boville-McMullan Ltd in Ballymena, Co Antrim is now starting to experience the busy ones again. Managing Director Mark McMullan told Irish Trucker more.


A solid foundation
For this months edition of Irish Trucker, we profile one of the countrys oldest quarry operators, Tyrone based Jordans Quarry, which is a family run business that was first established by Billy Jordan in 1950.


For all your concrete and sand & gravel needs
P Hennessy & Co Ltd has few equals when it comes to the supply of ready mixed cement, sand & gravel, aggregates and road-making materials in the greater Kilkenny area.


Two new additions to McMonagle Stone fleet
McMonagle Stone, one of Irelands largest suppliers of decorative stone, recently enhanced its fleet by taking delivery of two new DAF CF460 tractor units from TBF Thompsons outlet in Garvagh, Co. Derry.


Ground breaking work
The construction industry has certainly improved over the last year or two as there are more and more jobs springing up all over the country.


A Crushing Experience
Demolition and site clearance are specialised areas of the construction industry that require an experienced team to carry out a project.


Deserved recognition for Creagh Concrete
In November 2015, the prestigious Plant, Construction & Quarry awards were revived after a couple of years hiatus. One man glad to see them return was Creagh Concretes Colm Scullion, who picked up the Sand & Gravel Quarry Manager of the Year award on the night.


The road surfacing suppliers and specialists
Lagan Asphalt Group Ltd is a leading provider of road surfacing and contracting services, based in Ireland and the UK, and operating internationally in both the public and private sectors.


A Model operation
Established in 1994, Aidan Egan Sand & Gravel specialises in quarrying, mobile crushing, heavy haulage and low loader hire, muck shifting and site clearance. The Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford-based concern is run by husband-and-wife Aidan and Patricia Egan.


Premium raw materials from the Garden County
On October 2nd, 2015, Hudson Brothers – who supply the construction sector with high-quality building raw materials - took delivery of a brand-new Renault Range C430 Night & Day cab tipper complete with Thompson body.


Supplying the construction trade for five decades
Supplying the best-quality materials to the construction trade in the greater Dublin / Kildare region for over half a century, PJ Gavin Sand & Gravel has underlined its commitment to customer service by investing in a spectacular new Mercedes Arocs tipper truck.


High-quality, durable stone drives Kellys of Fantane forward
The stone produced at Kellys of Fantane is of such a high quality, single size & superior shape that the County Tipperary quarry is the first port of call for County Councils undertaking new road construction projects not just in Munster but from all over the midlands, south and beyond.


Set in stone with Colin Tate
Theres no doubting Colin Tates love and passion for all things trucking.


Quality, service, value ... all written in concrete
Robinson Concrete is an exceptional third-generation family business that has been supplying high-quality concrete products to customers in the north west of the island for six-and-a-half decades.


Quality limestone products and a lot more besides
As well as being the premier supplier of limestone products in the midlands, Mannion Quarries offers a wide range of supplementary products and services.


A reputation cast in stone
Armagh-based WJ&H Crozier has stood the test of time and, speaking to Irish Trucker, company director Philip Crozier emphasised their commitment to providing the highest level of quality, customer care and service to their clients.


Cast in concrete
For the past decade, County Antrim based Greenhill Haulage Ltd. has been providing an exceptional concrete transportation service across Ireland and the UK.


Keeping it in the family in Scotshouse
In need of quality high PSV stone Look no further than Monaghan Quarries and Scotshouse Quarries.


Twenty years of McGurk Haulage
McGurk Haulage Ltd has been providing an unrivalled service to its customers since 1995.


The concrete specialists
Lagan Concrete Ltd, formerly Healy Bros, has firmly established itself as the leading supplier of concrete products in the greater Cork region.


EDGE Innovate appoint Ormonde Machinery as new Irish distributor
Edge Innovate are delighted to announce Ormonde Machinery as the exclusive dealer for the complete EDGE Innovate product line in Ireland.


McHale Plant Sales to address NI Institute of Quarrying
Members of the McHale Plant Sales and Metso management teams are to address the Institute of Quarrying (N. Ireland branch).


Premier supplier of aggregates, plant hire and contract crushing
Since its genesis in January, 1992, Barrack Hill Quarries has played an increasingly-important role in the supply of high quality aggregates and stone to the Irish construction industry.


Construction sector continues to grow
The construction sector has expanded for a tenth consecutive month.


Stertil Koni provide concrete firm with lifting equipment
In an effort to boost workshop efficiency, Reilly Concrete Pumping has bought a range of lifting equipment from Stertil Koni.





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