Explore the captivating realm of Loughnane Concrete quarry, where a hidden tale of resilience and progress unfolds.
Here, young Rachel Dermody emerges as a trailblazer in a male-dominated industry, defying expectations with unwavering determination. Since its establishment in the 1950s, Loughnane Concrete has epitomized environmental responsibility and relentless innovation.
To face the tough conditions of the landscape they rely on BKT tires, especially when it comes to traction, grip, stability and durability - because, as the Managing Director of Loughnane Concrete says, “It's a quarry, so you need good equipment, and you need equipment that has very little downtime, that is reliable.” Paving the way for an inclusive tomorrow, Loughnane Concrete and BKT join forces to shape a sustainable and prosperous industry.
Christy Loughnane, Managing Director of Loughnane Concrete, guides the thriving 65-acre quarry in Birr, Ireland.
With four decades of commitment, his journey intertwines with the company's growth, embracing challenges and fostering a caring environment.
Valuing his team as treasures, he treats them with genuine affection and sees no gender barriers in hiring.
Christy is not only a skilled professional but also the beating heart of Loughnane Quarry, embodying its truest spirit.
When a young Rachel Dermody casually walked into Loughnane Concrete quarry in Birr for the first time, little did she know it would become not just her workplace, but a true second home.
It was fate and a fortunate opportunity, along with the foresight of owner Christy Loughnane, that led her to find her path and discover a genuine passion upon which she now builds her future.
Unravel her story of determination, destiny, and the power of finding one's true calling amidst the concrete walls of Loughnane Quarry!