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2013 Republic of Ireland

Kerry builders merchant takes national award

Richard Boyle & Sons (2004) Ltd, Killorgan, is the national winner in the Octabuild Builders Merchant Awards 2013. The company also won the Munster Award.

This was the 19th Octabuild Builders Awards. The companies who organise the awards as Octabuild are; Gyproc, Evo-Stik, Dulux Paints, Irish Cement, Kingspan Insulation, Sanbra Fyffe, Tegral and Wavin

Richard Boyle & Sons has been a prominent and leading builders’ merchants in Co Kerry for over 60 years. Having built its reputation on a combination of customer service, professional and approachable staff and outstanding product range, the store is at the forefront of introducing new products and innovations in the building sector to all customers, trade, professional and private, with the support of its suppliers.

Since moving to its new premises in Killorglin in 2009, the award winning store, a member of the Topline group, caters for all stages in the building process, from foundation to final finish and beyond! And is synonymous with it’s motto “the home of quality.”

Other winners at the awards ceremony held in the Round Room of Dublin’s Mansion House on 16th May were:

Garveys Builders Providers, Roscommon; (Connaught/Ulster Award)

Telfords, Portlaoise; (Leinster Award)

McMahons, Water Street, Cork; (Cork City & County Award)

Grange Builders Providers, Baldoyle; (Dublin City & County Award)

Heiton Buckley, Cork Road, Waterford;  (Best Multi-Location Branch Award)

Topline Curran’s, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford; (Best Owner Managed/Single store Award)

Chadwicks Plumb Centre, Glasnevin, Dublin; (Innovation Award)

A Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Michael Doyle, Topline Doyles, Carlow.

Speaking at the awards the Chairman of Octabuild Jim Loughran, said, “The Octabuild brand message ‘Building benefits for merchants’ was carefully chosen to reflect the relationship we have with builders merchants in Ireland. It is a message that has held firm for almost 30 years. Octabuild stands for promoting Irish-manufactured products and services.  Life is cyclical and the good times are due again and when they do we hope that our relationship with Irish builders merchants will be even stronger.”

Between them the Octabuild companies have over 650 years manufacturing experience in Ireland, directly employ over 1,200 people here and have over 20,000 quality products available every day for Irish builders merchants.

Nominees in the categories were:

Cork City & County

  • Topline Burtons, Kanturk

  • Cork Builders Providers Ltd, Togher Industrial Estate

  • James McMahon Ltd, Dunmanway

  • James McMahon Ltd, Water Street

  • Kellehers Topline Hardware, Bandon

Dublin City & County

  • Chadwicks Ltd, Sallynoggin

  • Chadwicks Ltd, Sandyford

  • Davies Ltd, Raheny

  • Grange Builder Providers, Baldoyle

  • KCR Builders Providers Ltd, Kimmage

  • Smiths Building Supplies, Greenhills Road

  • TJ O' Mahony & Sons Ltd, Finglas

  • TJ O' Mahony & Sons Ltd, Walkinstown



  • Chadwicks Ltd, Bray, Co Wicklow

  • Chadwicks Ltd, Navan

  • Crinkle Merchants (Hassetts Topline), Birr, Co Offaly

  • Topline Doyles, Graiguecullen, Carlow

  • Telfords  Portlaoise Ltd, Laois

  • Wallaces Homevalue Hardware, Wexford


  • Heiton Buckley Ltd, Ballysimon, Limerick

  • Heiton Buckley Ltd, Cork Rd, Waterford

  • Morris Builders Providers, Waterford

  • Richard Boyle & Sons Ltd, Killorgan, Kerry

  • Topline Curran’s, Dungarvan, Co Waterford


  • Archers, Ballina, Co Mayo

  • Garveys Heiton Buckley, Roscommon

  • Heiton Buckley Ltd, Finsklin, Sligo

  • JP Corry Oranmore, Galway

  • Templecrone Co-op Ltd, Donegal 


  • Arklow Home & Hardware

  • Brogan’s Homevalue, Belmullet

  • Chadwicks Ltd, Glasnevin, Dublin

  • Heiton Buckley Ltd, Monaghan

  • JP Corry Oranmore, Galway