Kilwaughter Minerals Ltd

To manufacture and distribute innovative limestone-based products

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Established in 1939 our business has grown with a focus on innovation, ambitious growth and a whole hearted approach to the customer experience.

For 28 years, K Rend has offered a high quality extensive range of renders and finishes, designed to give a durable weatherproof coating and a natural looking finish.

K Systems produce a diverse range of tested and certified external wall insulation systems suitable for all types of construction. K Systems aim to achieve architectural aspirations with a wide choice of colours, textures & tailored detailing solutions. Kilwaughter Lime product lines include calcium carbonate powders, limestone sands, aggregates & minerals, producing the much sought after ‘Co. Antrim white limestone’ used in the construction and agricultural industries throughout Ireland. K Landscapes is a leading supplier of materials to the Irish Construction and Landscaping industries, stocking a large range of dry dash, coloured render, decorative aggregates, landscaping materials and specialist sands.

Kilwaughter are proud Guaranteed Irish House members. Guaranteed Irish is a not-for-profit business membership organisation representing businesses in Ireland since 1974.

Guaranteed Irish is the original symbol of provenance in business in Ireland. Our members span all sectors including pharmaceutical, healthcare, technology, construction, energy, professional services, tourism, food and drink, art and design, retail & more. We award the Guaranteed Irish symbol to indigenous and international companies operating in Ireland which provide quality jobs, support local communities and are committed to Irish provenance. When assessing an applicant for membership, we look at three core criteria; jobs, community & provenance.

Beginning as a campaign ran by the Irish Goods Council in December 1974, Guaranteed Irish became an independent non-profit organisation in 1984 and was launched by President Patrick Hillery. Over four decades, the Guaranteed Irish symbol has become one of the most recognised symbols in the country. In 2017, Guaranteed Irish was rebranded and relaunched by An Taoiseach, Mr. Enda Kenny, T.D., with the original logo from the campaign’s inception. Led by CEO, Brid O’Connell, and a new Board of Directors and team, the organisation repositioned by opening up membership to international companies operating in Ireland.

Our member companies now directly employ 120,000+ people in Ireland and generate a turnover of €11.2bn here. Globally, these companies generate a turnover of €29.7bn. Currently, 46% of the members export, primarily to the UK, US and mainland Europe.

With 1,900+ members and growing, we believe that we are #AllTogetherBetter.

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