The Bord na Móna group is founded on complementary skills and experience acquired over 50 years. Established to develop Ireland‘s peat resources in the immediate post War years, it is now active across a range of peat based and other industries.
It has strong skills in resource management and development, manufacturing, distribution, science, engineering and human resource development. It owns 80,000 ha of peatland, employs approximately 1,800 people and operates out of 30 localities mainly in Ireland, but also in the United Kingdom and eastern United States. It has a turnover of nearly €296 million.
Bord na Móna supplies peat as a fuel for the generation of electricity; a range of peat-based fuels, coal and oil for residential and industrial heating; horticultural products for commercial horticulturists and home gardeners; and pollution abatement products, environmental consultancy and commercial laboratory services to industry and public authorities. It is a leading international supplier of products and services based on peat.
Bord na Móna‘s Strategic Vision is to profitably meet its customers‘ needs for high-quality products and services in the energy, horticultural and environmental markets. It will continuously anticipate and adapt to changing needs in these and related markets.
Each subsidiary is expected to demonstrate sustained profitability through enterprise and creativity; to exercise responsibility to customers; to show continuous improvement through the development and involvement of its people; to operate with care for the environment and society and to carry on its business with integrity and fairness