OCTABUILD IS A UNIQUE ORGANISATION ESTABLISHED IN 1984 WITH THE OBJECTIVE TO PROMOTE THE BENEFITS OF HIGH QUALITY, IRISH MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS FOR THE BUILDING, CONSTRUCTION AND DIY SECTORS.

Octabuild Board Members (L-R) Michael O’Donohoe (Wavin), Liam Barrett (Irish Cement), Noel Conroy (Sanbra Fyffe-Instantor), Mark Filgate (Dulux) Chairman, Tadhg Donohoe (Tegral Building Products), Cathal Coen (Kingspan Insulation), Declan Smyth (Gyproc), Declan Conlon (Glennon Brothers)

Whilst operating independently of each other, the Octabuild companies share common attributes. They all:

  • have a solid manufacturing base in Ireland
  • operate to the highest technical and management quality standards
  • are market leaders in their business sectors
  • use builders merchants as their primary sales route to the end-user

Partnership and consultation have always been a feature of Octabuild’s relationship with the trade and this ongoing engagement has resulted in the most significant developments to the awards programme in 35 years.

THEIR COMBINED PRODUCT PORTFOLIO REPRESENTS AN IMPRESSIVE RANGE OF HIGH QUALITY, IRISH MANUFACTURED BRANDS AND EACH OCTABUILD COMPANY IS COMMITTED TO EXCELLENCE IN PROVIDING AN EFFICIENT AND RELIABLE SERVICE TO BUILDERS MERCHANTS.

OUR CORE VALUES

THE AWARD CATEGORIES AND FORMAT HAVE BEEN REVEIWED TO EMPHASISE THE CORE VALUES OF OCTABUILD BUT WILL STILL PROMOTE AND HONOUR BEST PRACTICE AND EXCELLENCE IN IRISH BUILDERS MERCHANTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

We strive for excellence over everything, ensuring the highest industry standards are maintained and raised
Octabuild is built on innovation. Both individually and as a group, we are committed to adapting and evolving for the future of our industry
We are proud to lead and grow Irish manufacturing and employment
We understand the value and importance of communication for maintaining and growing effective business
We drive sustainability, improving ways of working for the long-term benefit of our industry
We are built on partnership. Collaboration is the key to our combined success and is at the core of everything we do

We are leaders, leveraging our combined expertise to drive industry excellence

We are committed to attracting and growing diverse teams from across the talent pool to achieve long-term success

BETWEEN THEM THE OCTABUILD COMPANIES MAKE A CONSIDERABLE CONTRIBUTION TO INDUSTRY, PROVIDING SIGNIFICANT EMPLOYMENT AND CONTRIBUTING SUBSTANTIALLY TO THE ECONOMIC WELL-BEING OF THEIR LOCAL COMMUNITIES.

IRISH MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCE

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