The Keating Brothers, Michael and Patrick, are natives of Daingean and are qualified carpenters with considerable experience in the building trade. During the ’90s they formed a new company to manufacture roof trusses in Tullamore where a new purpose built factory was constructed on a site at Cloncollig Industrial Estate, Tullamore, Co Offaly. Ballyglass Truss is one of the premier manufacturers of roof trusses in the midlands and uniquely they also provide a fitting service for the timber roof trusses, which has proved to be very popular in the construction industry.
The company has invested considerably in training over the years and completed varies courses on timber grading and conversion to Euro standards and also computer aided truss design courses in the U.K. All roof trusses are in full compliance with IS193, IS444, BS5268 part 2 & 3 and BS6399 part 1, 2 & 3 and Ballyglass Truss is listed in the approved schedule of firms by Irish Institute of Research & Standards.
Ballyglass Truss has a wide customer base in the Midlands, Dublin, Munster, Ulster and the West of Ireland. All their products are computer designed and approved by the relevant authorities and Ballyglass Truss are also members of the Timber Quality Bureau. The company has its own timber grader, which is essential in ensuring a quality product.
The company will continue to invest in new computer aided equipment, which will enhance the quality of their product as well as improving the efficiency of their operation. Having regard to the commitment and work ethos of Michael and Patrick the implementation of their existing plans will help the business to continue growing and developing over the next couple of years.
Eolas Approved Truss Fabricators